“The Last Dance” is a 10-part documentary miniseries chronicling Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen and the 1990s Chicago Bulls.
BRENT NORTHUP Film Review The Last Dance (10 episodes)
Stream on Netflix et al
Why watch a 10-part Netflix series on Michael Jordan and the NBA dynasty Chicago Bulls?
Answer: To reaffirm that exceptional talent, actualized with laser-focused concentration, makes individual athletes great, but that unselfishness makes teams great.
That wisdom is transferable to all aspects of life.
These truths emerge from the thought-provoking ESPN documentary “The Last Dance,” which starts out as if it will be a fawning tribute to MJ, but ends up delivering life lessons for us all.
After MJ hit his iconic jump shot to win his final championship, I gave out five series-ending awards:
Most Valuable Player (MVP): Michael Jordan