#123movies #fmovies #putlocker #gomovies #solarmovie #soap2day Watch Full Movie Online Free – Mike Tyson narrates his life story as a reaction to fear and as a resolution not to be bullied or humiliated as he was when a boy in Brooklyn’s mean streets. He starts boxing while at a state detention center; his coach there sends him to Cus D’Amato who becomes trainer, father figure, and confidence builder. Tyson wins a series of championships and, for six years, is unbeatable. A failed marriage, a felony conviction, and lack of training lead to his fall. We see later losing fights and archive footage of other incidents in his life. Tyson concludes by speaking philosophically about being a father and trying to be a better person.
Plot: Director James Toback takes an unflinching, uncompromising look at the life of Mike Tyson–almost solely from the perspective of the man himself. TYSON alternates between the controversial boxer addressing the camera and shots of the champion’s fights to create an arresting picture of the man.
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Iron Mike – for real.
What a great documentary. For anyone who likes boxing, this is a must-see. You hear Mike talking, almost non-stop, throughout giving numerous details about his personal life. The techniques used to present the film were terrific, though it does require you to pay attention; at several points, Toback runs multiple moving split-screens – it’s an interesting device as you are forced to “follow” the dialog as one screen box goes quiet as another picks up where it left off.
The fight footage is incredible. I felt like I was watching all this footage again for the first time.
Throughout, the viewer is given access to a side of Tyson I doubt any but his closest friends and associates have ever witnessed. At many points he chokes up, fighting back tears – it’s an amazing thing to watch.
And there’s a lot of laughs. I won’t reveal them, but there is some really funny stuff.
Iron Mike Unplugged
This is not a normal documentary. It is surprisingly engaging with excellent editing. Tyson it’s put in position to tell vivid stories from childhood through his career and out of the ring events. He wears his emotions and heart on his sleeve to the point of tears…often. It shows clips from every fight and KO, mixed with new interview footage occasionally in the form of verbal montages. He talks through his mindset of the Holyfield ear biting fiasco, his time in prison and why he made many significant life decisions. He also shares many stories from his childhood to paint a picture of what rickety foundation his life was built upon. This is definitive film about Iron Mike; the man.
Original Language en
Runtime 1 hr 30 min (90 min), 1 hr 30 min (90 min) (USA), 1 hr 30 min (90 min) (France)
Genre Documentary, Biography, Sport
Director James Toback
Writer James Toback
Actors Mike Tyson, Mills Lane, Trevor Berbick
Country United States, France
Awards 1 win & 10 nominations
Production Company N/A
Sound Mix Dolby Digital
Aspect Ratio N/A
Camera Panavision Genesis HD Camera, Panavision Primo Lenses
Film Length 2,489 m (Portugal, 35 mm)
Negative Format Video (HDTV)
Cinematographic Process HDCAM SR
Printed Film Format N/A