Jack Johnson

Jack Johnson

1971, Other
Charismatic black boxer Jack Johnson wins the heavyweight championship in 1908. Two years later, he cements his status by defeating former champion James J. Jeffries, a white fighter who believed the title to be his race's birthright. This documentary focuses on these and other achievements, and on the racial climate in which Johnson labored. In 1912, at a time when he is among the most famous athletes in the world, Johnson is arrested for daring to associate with white women.
Average rating:
REACTIONS:
0
Love It 0
Love It
0
Important 0
Important
0
Inspiring 0
Inspiring
0
Tired 0
Tired
0
Fail 0
Fail

Not currently showing

  • Tue 17
  • Wed 18
  • Thu 19
  • Fri 20
  • Sat 21
  • Sun 22
  • Mon 23
  • Tue 24
  • Wed 25
  • Thu 26
  • Fri 27
  • Sat 28
  • Sun 29
  • Mon 30

User Reviews

What do you think of Jack Johnson?