This Friday, April 24th marks the opening of the new Tyson Documentary. Kid Dynamite. Iron Mike. The Baddest Man on the Planet. Mike Tyson, who made an indelible mark on the 80’s and 90’s, is uncovered in James Toback’s upcoming documentary about the former heavyweight champion. Toback, who has been close with Tyson for years, manages to shed some light on one of the most magnetic and misunderstood sports figures of all time. He manages to leverage his closeness with Tyson and gets him to speak candidly about many of the demons that have haunted him for decades. From Cus D’Amato to controversy and upset, there is no stone unturned in this riveting film that has been heralded at Cannes and Sundance. See for yourself this Friday and let us know what you think.
See the Trailer after the jump.