• The Good Son: The Life of Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini (2012)

The Good Son: The Life of Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini

Release Date: 2012

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 29 min

Plot Summary

The father of Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini had a marked influence on the boxer's life and career.

Director: Jesse James Miller

Genres: Documentary

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    A compelling tale even for viewers with no interest in the sweet science. show more

  • 63
    Farran Smith NehmeNew York Post

    The final scenes, when Mancini meets Kim’s son, have the awkward feel of an “Oprah” episode, with the editing and music suggesting a catharsis that isn’t always backed up by what’s on-screen. show more

  • 60
    Joe NeumaierNew York Daily News

    The film winds up as a chronicle of uneasy forgiveness. show more

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