Don King: Only in America


2h 1997

Brief Synopsis

Television movie chronicles the life of Don King, former numbers runner and convicted felon, who after serving time in prison for manslaughter, rose from life on the Cleveland streets to become the world's most successful boxing promoter, transforming boxing into an international multimillion-dollar

Film Details

Also Known As
Don King
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1997
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

Television movie chronicles the life of Don King, former numbers runner and convicted felon, who after serving time in prison for manslaughter, rose from life on the Cleveland streets to become the world's most successful boxing promoter, transforming boxing into an international multimillion-dollar event.

Crew

Eric S Adamson

Electrician

Steven Edwin Ball

Grip

Larry Ballard

Medic

Elizabeth Bardsley

Researcher

Maria K. Battle

Assistant Director

Mayne Berke

Production Designer

Michael Biggie

Other

Steven M Blacher

Researcher

Lee Blasingame

Assistant Camera Operator

David Blocker

Producer

Jessica Blue

Other

Fontella Boone

Costumes

Russell Bowlds

Post-Production Coordinator

Larry Boyd

Swing Gang

Richard A Breniser

Avid Editor

Gary Brennan

Props

Pasquale Buffolino

On-Set Dresser

Mark Burnett

Video

Wilmer Butler

Director Of Photography

Robert Callan

Assistant Location Manager

Kevin A Canamar

Medic

Thomas Carter

Executive Producer

Mandy Chamberlin

Costumes

John Chichester

Art Director

Tim Cleveland

Sound Effects Editor

Steven Cohen

Editor

Scott Cohn

Production Accountant

Eugene Collier

Stunts

Craig S Conover

Craft Service

Paul Coogan

Other

David Crvelin

Graphic Designer

Gabriel Cubos

Boom Operator

Adrian Culshaw

Other

Mark Curry

Other

Gloria D'alessandro

Dialogue Editor

Deborah Lamia Denevar

Makeup

Robert Deschane

Adr

Michael Dilbeck

Music Supervisor

Leonard Drake

Hairdresser

Antonio Evans

Medic

Jana Fain

Assistant

April Ferry

Costume Designer

Brigitte R. Ferry

Costumes

David Ferry

Costumes

Larry Fioritto

Special Effects Coordinator

Michael Foley

Production Associate

Christopher J. Ford

Assistant

Karyn Foster

Adr Editor

Tammy Fouts

Assistant Camera Operator

Leslie Frankenheimer

Set Decorator

Walt Fraser

Camera Operator

Jamie Freitag

Assistant Director

Jamie Freitag

Associate Producer

Thomas J Furginson

On-Set Dresser

David Gaines

Associate Producer

Kevin M Gannon

On-Set Dresser

Serge Genitempo

Other

Anita Gibson

Makeup Artist

Rob Gomes

Set Production Assistant

Bob Gorelick

Steadicam Operator

Barry Grant

Art Department

Jane E. Graves

Assistant Location Manager

Robert Greene

Photography

Lisa Hakim

Production Associate

Ron Hall

Stunts

Thomas B Ham

Grip

Gene Hara

Other

Barbara Harris

Adr Voice Casting

David Hopkins

Assistant Property Master

Russ Horstedt

Grip

Elyse Hoyt

Music Coordinator

J Paul Huntsman

Sound Editor

John E Jackson

Makeup Artist

Rodney Jackson

Set Production Assistant

Martin Jedlicka

Assistant Director

K C Johnson

Production Assistant

Krister C Johnson

Transportation Captain

Todd A Johnson

Craft Service

Teri Anne Kopp

Assistant Property Master

Mark K Kuromoto

Dolly Grip

Amy Lalicata

Assistant Camera Operator

Michael E Lawshe

Adr Supervisor

S Peter Lazich

Camera

Steven M Levine

Property Master

Pauletta Lewis

Hair Stylist

Richard Lightstone

Sound Mixer

Greg Lopez

Rigging Gaffer

Jose Lopez

Other

Fred Lucky

Storyboard Artist

Dave Maddux

Gaffer

Michael Mandel

Dolly Grip

Mark L. Mangino

Sound Effects Editor

Anthony Marinelli

Music

Anthony Marinelli

Original Music

Joe Markham

Costume Supervisor

Lori Marlowe

Music

Alfred N Martin

Costumes

Antoine Mascaro

Other

Vincent Mata

Assistant Camera Operator

Ray Maxwell

Construction Coordinator

William Ted Mayer

Dolly Grip

Brant R Mccarthy

Props

Cydney Mccurdy

Casting Associate

Patrick Mcintire

Location Manager

Dennis Mcneill

Color Timer

George J A Meldrum

Assistant

Nicole Mirante

Assistant

Celeste Moore

Casting Associate

Juan Morse

Other

Matthew W. Mungle

Makeup

Mitchell G Myers

Swing Gang

William A Naumann

Props

George Nemzer

Sound Effects Editor

Jack Newfield

Book As Source Material

Phil Paolina

Technical Advisor

Phil Paolina

Consultant

Dale Perry

Foley Artist

Edward C Peters

Key Grip

Mark Squire Peters

Props

Jonathan Phillips

Assistant Sound Editor

Charles Picerni

Stunt Coordinator

Peter Popp

Craft Service

S Quinn

Art Department Coordinator

Robert C Raineri

Props

Steve Randolph

Camera Operator

A. Dorian Reed

Casting

Andrea Reed-elmore

Casting Associate

Robi Reed-humes

Casting

Steve Resnick

Accounting Assistant

Andie C Rice

Accounting Assistant

Carin Rodgers

Dialogue Editor

Steven L Rogers

Camera Assistant

Griff Ruggles

Transportation Coordinator

Joseph Sabella

Foley Artist

Kario Salem

Screenplay

Virgil Sanchez

Special Effects Assistant

Adrian Saxton

Props

Scot Scalise

Assistant Editor

Jim Schiro

Production Assistant

Mark Schouten

Foreman

Robert D Schroer

Set Production Assistant

Alan Scott

Hair Stylist

Valerie Scott

Production Consultant

Rick Senteno

Best Boy

Patricia Settle

Other

Robert Sica

Swing Gang

Ronald Sica

Swing Gang

Charles Skouras

Unit Production Manager

Jules Stewart

Script Supervisor

Casey Stoll

Other

Kazuhiko Takeuchi

Grip

James Thibo

Assistant Camera Operator

Sandra Tomita

Production Associate

Alex Touyarot

Assistant Camera Operator

Robert K Ulland

Steadicam Operator

Jeffrey Valdez

Props

Dana Van Auken

Grip

Patrick Van Auken

Grip

Christa Vausbinder

Production Supervisor

Esther Vivante

Script Supervisor

David Watson

Other

David Werntz

Assistant Sound Editor

Jeff Wilde

Best Boy

Robb Wilson

Assistant Sound Editor

Terry Wilson

Music Editor

Wayne Witherspoon

Set Production Assistant

Victoria Wood

Hair

Ian Zander

Production Assistant

Jason Zook

Production Assistant

Film Details

Also Known As
Don King
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1997
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States November 15, 1997

Released in United States on Video April 21, 1998

Began shooting early June 1997.

Completed shooting mid July 1997.