The Good Son: The Life of Ray Boom Boom Mancini
Posted: June 06, 2014
I recently watched this movie on Netflix, and I thoroughly enjoyed it, so I thought I would share this movie with our students.
First of all, this is not an action movie. It’s a documentary which focuses on the life of Lightweight Champion, Ray “Boom Boom” Mancini. I still remember watching Mancini box when I was a child. I remember the ill-fated championship fight he had with Duk Koo Kim in 1982, which ended in Kim’s death. If this fight had not ended fatally, it would probably be regarded as one of the best boxing matches in history.