HBO Film puts Muhammad Ali, U.S. high court in the ring
Oct 6, 2013 7:55 AM -
Christopher Plummer may be frozen in some filmgoers' memories as the noble-browed patriarch who made stern parenting and anti-Nazism sexy in "The Sound of Music." But Plummer and his career aren't mired in the past. He plays a U.S. Supreme Court justice in HBO's "Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight," debuting Saturday, a history-textured film that puts the boxer's quest to be recognized as a conscientious objector against Vietnam War service and the high court in the ring.