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23 February 2008 (USA) See more »
Plot:
An American story. Traces the career of Joe Louis (1914-1981) within the context of American racial... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Joe Louis ... Himself (archive footage)
Joe Louis Barrow Jr. ... Himself
Randy Roberts ... Himself - Historian

Dick Gregory ... Himself
Walter Smith ... Himself - Friend
Chris Mead ... Himself - Biographer
John Roxborough ... Himself - Manager (archive footage)
Julian Black ... Himself - Trainer (archive footage)
Jack Johnson ... Himself (archive footage)
Jack Blackburn ... Himself - Trainer (archive footage)
Lester Rodney ... Himself

Gerald Early ... Himself - Historian
Primo Carnera ... Himself (archive footage)
Charles Rangel ... Himself

Max Baer ... Himself (archive footage)

Maya Angelou ... Herself

Bill Cosby ... Himself
Dorothy Mann ... Herself - Friend
Marva Louis ... Herself
Jimmy Braddock ... Himself (archive footage)
Max Schmeling ... Himself (archive footage)

Adolf Hitler ... Himself (archive footage)
Gunnar Meinhardt ... Himself
Margaret Guinyard ... Herself - Friend

Jimmy Carter ... Himself
Paul Schulder ... Himself
Joshua Haberman ... Himself (as Rabbi Joshua Haberman)

Berry Gordy ... Himself
Jack Roper ... Himself (archive footage)
Tony Galento ... Himself (archive footage)

Jerry Lewis ... Himself
Billy Conn ... Himself (archive footage)
Eddie Egan ... Himself - Boxing Commissioner (archive footage)
Jersey Joe Walcott ... Himself (archive footage)
Ezzard Charles ... Himself (archive footage)
Rocky Marciano ... Himself (archive footage)
Sonny Marciano ... Himself
Peter Marciano ... Himself (archive footage)
Ruby Goldstein ... Himself (archive footage)
Pete McDaniel ... Himself - Golf Historian
Horton Smith ... Himself (archive footage)
Walter Winchell ... Walter Winchell (archive footage)
Charlie Sifford ... Himself (archive footage)
Hal Light ... Himself - Son of Detroit Promoter
Rose Morgan ... Herself

Muhammad Ali ... Himself (archive footage)
Gay Talese ... Himself
Marilyn Resnick ... Herself - Friend
Clyde Watkins ... Himself (as Clyde 'Rabbit' Watkins)

Frank Sinatra ... Himself (archive footage)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mark Conn ... Himself - Referee (archive footage)
Frank Fullam ... Himself - Referee (archive footage)
Eddie Joseph ... Himself - Referee (archive footage)

Ralph Edwards ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Dennis James ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Charles Osgood ... Himself (uncredited)

Jane Pauley ... Herself (uncredited)

Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Ouisie Shapiro 

Produced by
Patrick Becher .... associate producer
Rick Bernstein .... executive producer
Ross Greenburg .... executive producer
Joe Lavine .... producer
 
Original Music by
Brian Keane 
 
Film Editing by
Ultan Byrne 
 
Production Management
Holly Peterman .... production manager
 
Art Department
Robert Jan De Vries .... graphics: desktop
Terri Finaro .... graphics: deko
Derek Hastings .... graphics director
Nikolay Lyutskanov .... graphics: desktop
Heather Steckley .... graphics: desktop
Angela Tyler .... graphics: desktop
 
Sound Department
Anthony Cecere .... online audio
Jason Fox .... sound editor
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Eric Albright .... field camera
Mark Allan .... field camera
Mark Berg .... field camera
Aaron Britton .... field camera
Pascal Charpentier .... field camera
Eli Gamson .... field camera
Sam Griffin .... field camera
Rob Newman .... field camera
Samuel Painter .... field camera
Mark Putnam .... field camera
Rob Stookey .... field camera
David Zapatka .... field camera
 
Editorial Department
Lenny Davidowitz .... additional editing
 
Music Department
Rena C. Kosersky .... music consultant
 
Other crew
Bryan Amen .... production associate
Vinnie Cintolo .... production support
Donna Clarke .... production support
Carol Flaisher .... location scout
Suzanne Glickman .... clearance
Berry Gordy .... photos
Margaret Guinyard .... photos
Michael Halatyn .... clearance
Mary Healy .... clearance
Randall James .... footage
Candice Joseph .... photos
Cecil Layne .... photos
Nicole Little .... production support
Brian Love .... production intern
Billy Raum .... location scout
Ken Sargeant .... researcher
Liev Schreiber .... narrator
Max Segal .... clearance
Florence Zissler .... production support
 
Thanks
Edna Anderson .... special thanks
Richard Bak .... special thanks
Cordell Cleare .... special thanks
Richard Cohen .... special thanks (as Dr. Richard Cohen)
Ken DiCamillo .... special thanks (as Kenny DiCamillo)
Alan Feldman .... special thanks
Julian Ice .... special thanks
Stuart Kirschenbaum .... special thanks (as Dr. Stuart Kirschenbaum)
Harold Lederman .... special thanks
Robert Mladinich .... special thanks
Barbara Reed .... special thanks
Ted Talbert .... special thanks
Ben Wett .... special thanks
 

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USA:75 min
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