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'The Last Punch' filming in Doraville

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DORAVILLE, Ga. -

Another feature film is busy shooting in metro Atlanta.

"The Last Punch" is based on former world boxing heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali's last fight.

The production of has taken over a pawn shop on Buford Highway in Doraville.

The film focuses on the life of promoter James Cornelius and the trials and tribulations he went through to make sure the fight took place in the Bahamas in 1980.

Metro Pawn Shop owner Joel Sinkow says he loves every minute of the shooting and doesn't mind closing his doors to customers for a few days to be part of it.

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