After George began boxing in prison, no one could knock him out so the Wardens began bringing in other prison fighters as well as “free world” boxers for Friday Night Fights. George knocked them all out, including the Golden Gloves Champ and heavyweight champ John Tate.
Not only is there great boxing scenes but you get a slice of history and FIND OUT why the Larry Holmes/John Tate fight in April 1984 was really canceled.
In order to have the most realistic boxing as possible the writer/director contacted the best boxing fight coordinator in Hollywood, Darrell Foster. (ALI, BLEED FOR THIS, I AM LEGEND)