October 26, 2023
The Douglass Theatre & Dream Factory Presents
ALI’S COMEBACK: The Untold Story
A film by Art Jones (Dream Factory Media), “ALI’S COMEBACK: THE UNTOLD STORY” revisits October 26, 1970, the day that everyone who was anyone descended on Atlanta, Georgia to witness the reemergence of the great Muhammad Ali from a three-and-a-half-year government-imposed exile from the boxing ring. The film goes deep behind the scenes of the events involving Ali being stripped of his title, convicted of draft evasion, sentenced to 5 -years imprisonment, and slammed with a $10,000 fine, and the Supreme Court decision that ultimately determined his fate; and reveals the untold truths of how and who was really behind Ali’s Comeback! The film is being presented to highlight unity and bring the community together; and includes a V.I.P reception (at 5:30pm) and panel discussion led by cast and local faith-based/religious leaders following the 6:30pm screening. 6:30pm | $15 -General Admission / $35 V.I.P.