The Greatest Trailer

The Greatest Trailer (1977)

"The story you only think you knew." 17 May 1977 Drama 102 mins

The Greatest is a 1977 film about the life of boxer Muhammad Ali, in which Ali plays himself. It was directed by Tom Gries and Monte Hellman. The song "Greatest Love of All", later remade by Whitney Houston, was written for this film and sung by George Benson. The movie follows Ali's life from the 1960 Olympics to his regaining the heavyweight crown from George Foreman in their famous "Rumble in the Jungle" fight in 1974.

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Muhammad Ali

as Himself

Ernest Borgnine

as Angelo Dundee

John Marley

as Dr. Ferdie Pacheco

Lloyd Haynes

as Herbert Muhammad

Lucille Benson

as Mrs. Fairlie

Malachi Throne

as Payton Jory

Teddy Wilson

as Joe The Gardener

Annazette Chase

as Belinda Ali

Mira Waters

as Ruby Sanderson

Chip McAllister

as Cassius Clay aged 18

Robert Duvall

as Bill McDonald

David Huddleston

as Cruikshank

Ben Johnson

as Hollis

James Earl Jones

as Malcolm X

International Releases Dates

United States 17 May 1977

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