Soul Power is a 2008 documentary film about the Zaire 74 music festival in Kinshasa which accompanied the Rumble in the Jungle heavyweight boxing championship match between Muhammad Ali and George Foreman in October 1974. The film was made from archival footage; other footage shot at the time focusing on the fight was edited to form the film When We Were Kings.

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  1. Jeffrey Kusama-Hinte


Top Billed Cast

  1. James Brown

    James Brown

    Himself (archive footage)

  2. BW

    Bill Withers

    Himself (archive footage)

  3. B.B. King

    B.B. King

    Himself (archive footage)

  4. Muhammad Ali

    Muhammad Ali

    Himself (archive footage)

  5. Don King

    Don King

    Himself (archive footage)

  6. MD

    Manu Dibango


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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 33m

Budget -

Revenue -

Homepage http://www.sonyclassics.com/soulpower/

Release Information

  • September 4, 2008
    PG, Premiere



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