What's My Name: Muhammad Ali

2019

What's My Name: Muhammad Ali

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Total Count: 16

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From LeBron James and Maverick Carter's SpringHill Entertainment and directed by Antoine Fuqua, What's My Name: Muhammad Ali will explore Ali's greatest triumphs and comebacks, painting an intimate portrait of a man who, against all odds, dreamed and achieved the impossible.

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Critic Reviews for What's My Name: Muhammad Ali

All Critics (16) | Top Critics (7) | Fresh (15) | Rotten (1)

  • Watching Muhammad Ali talk could be just as fun and engrossing as watching him fight, and often more so-each contributed equally to his celebrity.

    May 15, 2019 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…

    Josh Modell

    AV Club
    Top Critic
  • What's My Name doesn't delve into its subject's personal life, focusing only on his career in the ring and his activism outside of it. That's more than enough to easily fill its extended running time.

    May 14, 2019 | Rating: A- | Full Review…

    Ed Bark

    Uncle Barky
    Top Critic
  • He was, indeed, the greatest, and while "What's My Name" clearly portrays those qualities, as constructed, it's merely pretty good.

    May 14, 2019 | Full Review…

    Brian Lowry

    CNN.com
    Top Critic
  • The greatness of [it] is that if you're young and you know very little of Muhammad Ali, this would be the perfect place to start learning about him - but if you remember Ali in his prime and you're well-versed in his history, it's STILL a must-see...

    May 10, 2019 | Rating: 4/4 | Full Review…
  • Fuqua's stirring new documentary almost exclusively uses archival footage of the loquacious icon talking, boasting, shouting, and jiving to trace the arc of his one-of-a-kind career which was so incident-packed that it's broken into two parts.

    May 9, 2019 | Rating: B | Full Review…
  • An idealized but vivid and fascinating portrait of a career.

    Apr 29, 2019 | Full Review…

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