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Boom! Boom! The World vs. Boris Becker

Oscar-winning director Alex Gibney constructs a taut documentary where form and content find themselves in sync as themes of precision, accuracy and control are explored. Co-produced by the UK’s Lorton Entertainment, this is an honest account of the highs and lows of Becker’s career, featuring commentary from the witty John McEnroe.




A revealing look at the life of tennis player Boris Becker, who quickly rose to fame after winning the first of his six majors at just 17-years-old. The film charts his impressive career - which included an Olympic gold - as well as the financial problems that came to haunt him.