Wrestling Documentaries to Watch.

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The Wrestling Queen (1973 Documentary)
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A documentary and in depth look at the wild world of men's and women's professional wrestling.
Director: Patrick Vallely
 
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Pro Wrestling Illustrated presents Lords of the Ring: Superstars & Superbouts (1985 Video)
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A collection of some of the greatest wrestling moments of the 70's and 80's. Highlights include Ric Flair's second world title win... (60 mins.)
 
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Blue Demon, el campeón (1989 Documentary)
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WWF Hall of Fame (1994 TV Special)
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Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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WWF Hall of Fame (1995 TV Special)
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Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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Cactus Jack Invades ECW (1996 Video)
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While in ECW, Cactus Jack had brutal and bloody brawls with Public Enemy, Sabu, Kevin Sullivan and The Sandman, along the way getting some hardcore help from Tommy Dreamer, Mikey Whipwreck and Terry Funk. This is his story.
Director: Rob Feinstein
 
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WWF Hall of Fame (1996 TV Special)
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Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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México siglo XX (1998 TV Series)
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A comprehensive history of Wrestling in Mexico. Starring some of the most famous Mexican wrestlers of our times. (50 mins.)
 
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Mad Dog Vachon: Wrestling with the Past (1999 Documentary)
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A comedic bio pic that traces Mad Dog Vachon's life & career from beginning to present, with an emphasis on hardship... (44 mins.)
Director: John Dolin
 
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WCW Superstar Series: Kevin Nash - The Outsider! (1999 Video)
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Stars: Kevin Nash
 
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WCW Superstar Series: Ric Flair - The Nature Boy (1999 Video)
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Stars: Ric Flair
 
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Wrestling Gold Vol.1: Busted Open! (2001 Video)
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Legendary manager James E. Cornette and celebrated wrestling journalist Dave Meltzer take you back to... (128 mins.)
Director: John Harris
 
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Wrestling Gold Vol. 2: The Maim Event (2001 Video)
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The series continues as James E. Cornette and Dave Meltzer take us from the 1960s in Indianapolis, Indiana to the 1980s in Memphis... (119 mins.)
Director: John Harris
 
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Wrestling Gold Vol. 3: We Like to Hurt People (2001 Video)
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The series continues as James E. Cornette and Dave Meltzer take you from the 1960s through the 1980s with matches from Memphis... (120 mins.)
Director: John Harris
 
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Wrestling Gold Vol. 4: No More Mr. Nice Guy (2001 Video)
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The series continues as James E. Cornette and Dave Meltzer go from Andre the Giant vs. the Sheik in Toronto to Bobby Heenan vs... (106 mins.)
Director: John Harris
 
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Wrestling Gold Vol. 5: Beat Me If You Can (2001 Video)
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James E. Cornette and Dave Meltzer cover Jerry Lawler vs. Eddie Gilbert in Memphis to Chief Wahoo McDaniel vs. Tully Blanchard in San Antonio and more. (91 mins.)
Director: John Harris
 
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Wrestling Gold: Before They Were Famous (2002 Video)
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James E. Cornette and Dave Meltzer comment on Smoky Mountain Wrestling matches from 1992-1994 featuring Chris Jericho, D-Lo Brown, Road Dogg Jesse Jammes, Lance Storm, Kane, Chris Candido and others before they became famous. (120 mins.)
 
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Mike Graham Presents: The Best of Classic Championship Wrestling Vol. 1 (2003 Video)
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Mike Graham takes you back to the glory days of Championship Wrestling from Florida, featuring the legends Dusty Rhodes, Harley Race and Terry Funk, the then-rising stars Ron Simmons, Lex Luger and Barry Windham and more. (92 mins.)
 
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WWE Hall of Fame 2004 (2004 TV Special)
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On March 13th, 2003 - the night before Wrestlemania XX - World Wrestling Entertainment held a very special ceremony to induct 11 legends in its hallowed Hall of Fame. These are the highlights of that ceremony.
Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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Lipstick & Dynamite, Piss & Vinegar: The First Ladies of Wrestling (2004 Documentary)
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Ring legends such as The Fabulous Moolah and Gladys "Kill 'Em" Gillem Long provide candid insights into the history of women's professional wrestling. (83 mins.)
Director: Ruth Leitman
 
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Forever Hardcore: The Documentary (2005 Documentary)
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(360 mins.)
Director: Jeremy Borash
 
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WWE Hall of Fame 2005 (2005 Documentary)
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(60 mins.)
Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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Luscious Johnny: The Wrestler (2005 Documentary)
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The story of WWF Hall of Fame wrestler Johnny Valiant. (85 mins.)
Director: Nick Oddo
 
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Rob Van Dam: One of a Kind (2005 Video)
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(360 mins.)
Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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Born to Controversy: The Roddy Piper Story (2006 Documentary)
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(540 mins.)
Director: Vince McMahon
 
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Brian Pillman: Loose Cannon (2006 Documentary)
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A history of the career of Flyin' Brian Pillman from WCW days to the WWE.
 
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Heroes of World Class: The Story of the Von Erichs and the Rise and Fall of World Class Championship Wrestling (2006 Documentary)
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A fascinating documentary that shows the rise and fall of WCCW. World Class Championship Wrestling, based in Texas...
Director: Brian Harrison
 
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WWE Hall of Fame 2006 (2006 TV Special)
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(180 mins.)
Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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Legends Never Die (2006 Video)
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Director: Lenny Mitchell
 
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TNA Wrestling: Sting - Return of an Icon (2006 Documentary)
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(240 mins.)
 
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WWE Hall of Fame 2007 (2007 TV Special)
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(180 mins.)
Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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Ric Flair & The Four Horsemen (2007 Documentary)
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(200 mins.)
 
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Ruff Tuff and Real: Legends of Australian Wrestling (2007 Video)
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Ron Miller, Australian Heavyweight Wrestling Champion from 1975 to 1984, travels Australia and the USA...
 
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Creating 'WWE SmackDown vs. RAW 2009' (2008 Documentary)
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Wwe pay-per-view about pushing the wwe superstars to there breacking point (18 mins.)
 
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WWE Hall of Fame 2008 (2008 TV Special)
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Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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The Life and Times of Mr. Perfect (2008 Video)
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Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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Passion and Pain: An Inside Look at Independent Wrestling (2008 Documentary)
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"Passion And Pain" is a documentary film that introduces the audience to the intricacies of attempting... (77 mins.)
 
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Wrestlers Rescue (2008 Video)
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WWE: Allied Powers - The World's Greatest Tag Teams (2009 Video)
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The Miz and John Morrison host a showcase of the greatest tag teams in WWE history.
Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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WWE Hall of Fame 2009 (2009 TV Special)
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(245 mins.)
Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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STRONGHOLD: In the Grip of Wrestling (2009 Documentary)
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Adult men grapple with social stigmas to pursue their passion for wrestling. Includes an in-depth look at wrestling homoeroticism and homophobia. (100 mins.)
Director: Victor Rook
 
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The Wrestling Road Diaries (2009)
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Three independent wrestlers (Colt Cabana, Sal Rinauro and Bryan Danielson) document their trials and tribulations whilst travelling across America. (165 mins.)
Director: Eric Santamaria
 
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Breaking the Code: Behind the Walls of Chris Jericho (2010 Video)
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For nearly twenty years, Chris Jericho has stolen the spotlight, becoming one of the most recognized Superstars in sports-entertainment history... (107 mins.)
Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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Card Subject to Change (2010 Documentary)
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CARD SUBJECT TO CHANGE: PRO WRESTLING'S UNDERGROUND takes you deep inside the underground world of professional wrestling... (87 mins.)
Director: Tim Disbrow
 
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WWE Hall of Fame 2010 (2010 TV Special)
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Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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Hart and Soul: The Hart Family Anthology (2010 Video)
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The Hart Family has long served as Canada's first family of sports entertainment; from patriarch Stu Hart and his Stampede wrestling and Dungeon... (98 mins.)
Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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Ricky Steamboat: The Life Story of the Dragon (2010 Video)
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The first-ever biography of Ricky "The Dragon" Steamboat, featuring his life in and out of the ring... (71 mins.)
Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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WWE Hall of Fame 2011 (2011 TV Special)
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Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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Fake It So Real (2011 Documentary)
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Dive head-first into the world of independent pro wrestling as we follow a group in Lincolnton, North Carolina over the week leading up to a big show. (95 mins.)
Director: Robert Greene
 
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Living the Dream: An American Wrestling Story (2011 Documentary)
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LIVING THE DREAM 'An American Wrestling Story' Directed by Justin Crippen 'Living the Dream' documents... (117 mins.)
 
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Memphis Heat: The True Story of Memphis Wrasslin' (2011 Documentary)
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Memphis Heat: The True Story of Memphis Wrasslin' is the definitive documentary about the history of... (91 mins.)
Director: Chad Schaffler
 
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Slammed: Inside Indie Wrestling (2011 TV Movie)
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Stone Cold Steve Austin: The Bottom Line on the Most Popular Superstar of All Time (2011 Video)
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At his apex, Stone Cold Steve Austin was a pop culture phenomenon, the biggest superstar in the history of sports entertainment... (151 mins.)
Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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The True Story of WrestleMania (2011 Video)
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It is the most anticipated yearly event in Sports Entertainment, an annual pop culture touch point. For more than 25 years... (122 mins.)
Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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Shawn Michaels vs. Bret Hart (2011 Video)
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Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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WWE: CM Punk - Best in the World (2012 Video)
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For the first time ever, experience the rise of CM Punk with CM Punk: Best in the World! From his early... (110 mins.)
Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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The Epic Journey of Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson (2012 Video)
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Finally...the Rock has come back to WWE and finally...the Rock's story is being told in its entirety...
Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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History & Tradition: The Story of the National Wrestling Alliance (2012 Documentary)
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Documents the rise of the professional wrestling body which would go on to become the largest league of independent wrestling promotions in the world.
Director: Michael Elliott
 
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nWo: The Revolution (2012 Documentary)
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From their shocking arrival in the WCW to their eventual resurgence in the WWE, the nWo were one of the most popular wrestling stables in history...
Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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Tales of Masked Men (2012 Documentary)
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An exploration of the world of Mexican wrestling and the tradition of the masked Mexican wrestler. (55 mins.)
Director: Carlos Ávila
 
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WWE Hall of Fame 2012 (2012 TV Special)
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Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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WWE Hall of Fame 2013 (2013 TV Special)
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Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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WWE: The Top 25 Rivalries in Wrestling History (2013 Video)
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WWE Superstars clash year-round with championships, glory, and personal pride on the line. But only... (170 mins.)
Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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WWE Hall of Fame (2014 TV Special)
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Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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Wrestling with Disaster (???? Documentary)
This film documents the inner workings of the world of wrestling, giving our audience a unique understanding of the incredible physical and mental demands that wrestlers must meet before, during, and after a night of entertaining the fans.
Director: Anthony Bruno
 
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The Revival of Super Hero: Tiger Mask Volume 1 (2000 Video)
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The Best of Tiger Mask matches dating from April 23, 1981 through February 5, 1982. (142 mins.)
 
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The Fit Finlays (2010 Documentary)
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(51 mins.)
Director: Ronan McCloskey
 
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The Resurrection of Jake the Snake (2015 Documentary)
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A fallen professional wrestling superstar battles his past demons in a struggle to reclaim his life and the family that has given up on him. (93 mins.)
Director: Steve Yu
 
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I Like to Hurt People (1985 Documentary)
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The Shiek wreaks havoc throughout the sleaziest locales of the American wrestling circuit, maiming, mauling, and living up to his life's code: I like to hurt people! (83 mins.)
 
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GLOW: The Story of the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling (2012 Documentary)
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GLOW: The Story of The Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling chronicles the rise and fall of the first ever all-female wrestling show through the stories of those who lived it. (76 mins.)
Director: Brett Whitcomb
 
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Dynamite Kid: A Matter of Pride (2013 Documentary)
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(145 mins.)
 
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The Sheik (2014 Documentary)
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The Sheik is a pop culture documentary that chronicles Khosrow Vaziri's electrifying career. From his upbringing in Iran, to his journey in America, to his unprecedented experiences as America's most hated villain. (95 mins.)
Director: Igal Hecht
 
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Owen: Hart of Gold (2015 Documentary)
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Owen Hart was a champion who won the hearts of fans around the world. For the first time ever, hear from his family...
 
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350 Days (2016 Documentary)
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Director: Fulvio Cecere
 
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The Undertaker: 25 Phenomenal Years (2015 TV Movie)
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A T.V. special that follows the career of one of the most feared wrestlers ever. (28 mins.)
 
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Hard Knocks (2009 Short Film)
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Hard Knocks is a 40 minute documentary short on Professional Wrestling - an industry largely misunderstood... (39 mins.)
Director: Arthur Cauty
 
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Scott Hall: Living on a Razor's Edge (2016 Video)
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Scott Hall tells his life-story, from his rise to super-stardom in the world of professional wrestling to his downfall from it, due to alcohol abuse to his redemption to stay clean and reclaim his life and his family.
Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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The Road Is Jericho: Epic Stories & Rare Matches from Y2J (2015 Video)
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Welcome to The Road Is Jericho! Jump into the back of a limousine with WWE Superstar Chris Jericho,... (163 mins.)
Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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It's Good to Be the King: The Jerry Lawler Story (2015 Video)
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You hear his voice calling the action every week on WWE's flagship show, Monday Night Raw, but there... (83 mins.)
Director: Kevin Dunn
 
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Shawn Michaels: Mr Wrestlemania (2014 Documentary)
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Director: Kevin Dunn