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Monthly Movie: Big George Foreman

Wednesday, February 21, 2024
TIME: 6:30pm - 8:30pm LOCATION: Keys Community Room CONTACT: Jean Hlady, 617.698.5757

This will be a free screening of the film called: “Big George Foreman: The Miraculous Story of the Once and Future Heavyweight Champion of the World.”    This movie was produced in 2023 and is not be missed, if you have not yet seen it.

It is rated PG-13 (for sports-related violence and some kissing) so is not appropriate for young children.  It stars Khris Davis, Jasmine Mathews, and Sullivan Jones, and is direcfed by George Tillman, Jr.  The running time is: 2 hours, 9 minutes.

George Foreman aspired to overcome significant odds and achived greatness in the sport of boxing.  Fueled by an impoverished childhood, Mr. Foreman channeled his anger into becoming an Olympic Gold medalist and World Heavyweight Champion, followed by a near-death experience that took him from the boxing ring to the pulpit.

The athlete has said this about his career: “Anger was my answer to everything.  I couldn’t stop myself from fighting.  It was the only thing I did well.”  Please come view the compelling story of an amazing biography at this free program!

This event is kindly sponsored by the Friends of the Milton Public Library. and is free and open to all.

Questions?  Email jhlady@milton.ocln.org or call the Reference Dept. at (617) 898-4964.  We hope to see you there, with a snack!

Big George Foreman Flyer