Who doesn’t know The King of Pop? Michael Jackson is a musical icon who paved the way for other artists and changed the face of pop music forever. Man in the Mirror is one of many biographical films created in memory of this legend. This particular film shows Michael Jackson, as depicted by Flex Alexander, and follows his story. Beginning with his rise to fame, his glory days, down to the controversy that surrounded the star’s life and career.
The film, which takes its title from one of Michael Jackson’s hit songs, starts with a form of reminiscence to his younger years. It continues on showing young Michael’s struggle between his desires to have an ordinary childhood and to becoming a superstar. Then we are taken forward to see Michael, who is now a legend in his own right, around the time when he was the talk of the town for the success of his Thriller album.