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Round Four: The Spell Remains (1974-2016)

Muhammad Ali shocks the world by defeating George Foreman, winning back the heavyweight title and becoming the most famous man on earth. After retiring in 1981, he travels the world spreading his Islamic faith, and becomes a symbol of peace and hope.
Season 1 Episode 4 Length 1:39:49 Premiere: 9/22/21

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Corporate funding for MUHAMMAD ALI was provided by Bank of America. Major funding was provided by David M. Rubenstein. Major funding was also provided by The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and by The Better Angels Society and by its members Alan and Marcia Docter; Mr. and Mrs. Paul Tudor Jones; The Fullerton Family Charitable Fund; Gilchrist and Amy Berg; The Brooke Brown Barzun Philanthropic Foundation, The Owsley Brown III Philanthropic Foundation and The Augusta Brown Holland Philanthropic Foundation; Perry and Donna Golkin; John and Leslie McQuown; John and Catherine Debs; Fred and Donna Seigel; Susan and John Wieland; Stuart and Joanna Brown; Diane and Hal Brierley; Fiddlehead Fund; Rocco and Debby Landesman; McCloskey Family Charitable Trust; Mauree Jane and Mark Perry; and Donna and Richard Strong.

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Muhammad Ali

About Muhammad Ali

This documentary by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns and David McMahon brings to life one of the most indelible figures of the 20th century, a three-time heavyweight boxing champion who captivated millions of fans across the world with his mesmerizing combination of speed, grace, and power in the ring, and charm and playful boasting outside of it. Ali insisted on being himself unconditionally and became a global icon and inspiration to people everywhere.

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Season 1 Episodes

Spanish Version | Round Four: The Spell Remains (1974-2016)

S1 E8 Length 1:39:49 Premiere Date 9/22/21

Spanish Version | Round Three: The Rivalry (1970 - 1974)

S1 E7 Length 1:50:20 Premiere Date 9/21/21

Spanish Version | Round Two: What's My Name? (1964-1970)

S1 E6 Length 1:54:43 Premiere Date 9/20/21

Spanish Version | Round One: The Greatest (1942-1964)

S1 E5 Length 2:09:25 Premiere Date 9/19/21

Round Four: The Spell Remains (1974-2016)

S1 E4 Length 1:39:49 Premiere Date 9/22/21

Round Three: The Rivalry (1970 - 1974)

S1 E3 Length 1:50:20 Premiere Date 9/21/21

Round Two: What's My Name? (1964-1970)

S1 E2 Length 1:54:43 Premiere Date 9/20/21

Round One: The Greatest (1942-1964)

S1 E1 Length 2:09:25 Premiere Date 9/19/21

Muhammad Ali's Devotion to Islam

Clip Length 02:14 Premiere Date 9/20/21

Fighting Words Before the Thrilla in Manila

Clip Length 01:29 Premiere Date 9/22/21

Muhammad Ali is Diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease

Clip Length 03:03 Premiere Date 9/22/21

Preparing for The Rumble in the Jungle

Clip Length 04:03 Premiere Date 9/20/21

Muhammad Ali - A Look Ahead

Preview Length 00:30 Premiere Date 9/19/21

Behind the Scenes | Making Muhammad Ali

Clip Length 02:01 Premiere Date 9/19/21

Critics Agree on Muhammad Ali

Preview Length 00:31 Premiere Date 9/19/21

Specials

Ali, Activism & The Modern Athlete

Length 1:05:04 Premiere Date 9/17/21

Ali, Race & Religion

Length 1:04:57 Premiere Date 9/9/21

Ali On The World's Stage

Length 1:10:06 Premiere Date 7/19/21

Ali the Man

Length 1:04:43 Premiere Date 6/23/21

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