Magic & Bird: A Courtship of Rivals

Overview

The rivalry between Boston Celtics forward Larry Bird and Los Angeles Lakers point guard/forward Earvin "Magic" Johnson provided hours of highlights and fodder for sports analysts, collected here in Magic & Bird: A Courtship of Rivals. With interviews from the two stars and narration by Liev Schreiber, one of the NBA's most storied on-court matchups is chronicled from Bird and Johnson's first meeting at the 1979 Salt Lake City NCAA Championship when Johnson's Michigan State University team defeated Bird and ...
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Overview

The rivalry between Boston Celtics forward Larry Bird and Los Angeles Lakers point guard/forward Earvin "Magic" Johnson provided hours of highlights and fodder for sports analysts, collected here in Magic & Bird: A Courtship of Rivals. With interviews from the two stars and narration by Liev Schreiber, one of the NBA's most storied on-court matchups is chronicled from Bird and Johnson's first meeting at the 1979 Salt Lake City NCAA Championship when Johnson's Michigan State University team defeated Bird and the Indiana State University Sycamores through their final days on the court together and beyond.
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Special Features

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/28/2010
  • UPC: 883929156177
  • Original Release: 2010
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  • Source: Hbo Home Video
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Time: 1:30:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 23,859

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Liev Schreiber Voice Only
Earvin "Magic" Johnson Participant
Larry Bird Participant
Technical Credits
Ezra Edelman Director, Producer
Rick Bernstein Executive Producer
Aaron Cohen Screenwriter
Rick Edelstein Executive Producer
Ross Greenburg Executive Producer
Gary Lionelli Score Composer
Charlie Olivier Editor
Rahul Rohatgi Associate Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Magic & Bird: A Courtship of Rivals
1. Forever Linked [8:28]
2. This Guy Got Game [9:13]
3. New State Bird [6:48]
4. Great White Hype [6:40]
5. Prince of the City [8:08]
6. Basketball Savants [12:25]
7. Lunch With Earvin [7:44]
8. Different Magic [8:14]
9. Managing the Pain [6:11]
10. Warriors, Competitors, Men [12:54]
11. Credits [1:14]
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Disc #1 -- Magic & Bird: A Courtship of Rivals
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      English 2.0
      Spanish 2.0
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