About the film
new york city based on novel or book boxer funeral world champion champion biography rags to riches sports celebrity based on a true story death of mother father figure heavyweight champion 1980s professional athlete heavyweight boxer
Release Date: April 29, 1995
|Production Companies||:||HBO Films, Edgar J. Scherick Associates|
|Writers||:||Robert Lee Johnson|
The story of Mike Tyson. From his early days as a 12 year old amateur with a powerful punch, to the undisputed title of "Heavyweight Champion of the World", and ultimately to his conviction for rape. The story of his turbulent life moves quickly, never focusing for long on anything in particular.