Mike vs. Tyson - The Battle Rages On
Starring: Mike Tyson
"I'm not Mother Teresa, but I'm not Charles Manson either."
No Referee Could Save Him From Himself
He is the most fearsome fighter of our time and the world's most controversial athlete. Even with his days in the ring drawing to a close, he remains
the biggest box office attraction in sport. The convicted rapist became a devote convert to Islam, and is idolized by a generation of young black men and
women on both sides of the Atlantic.
Mike vs. Tyson examines the man described as monster by his critics and a hero by his fans. It takes the viewer beyond the media's oversimplified image
of Tyson and shows the many sides of his conflicted personality. Exclusive footage shows Tyson in the ring, with friends, at prayer - and on a million-dollar
The program features Tyson on Tyson, as well as recent interviews with friends, associates, and leading figures from the boxing world, Lennox Lewis.
This is the startling true story of the notorious former heavyweight champion, whose greatest opponent would always be himself. Has he bitten off more
than he can chew?