Blood & Guts (1978)

PG  |   |  Action, Drama  |  15 September 1978 (Canada)
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A young athelete becomes the unlikely star of an itinerant wrestling troupe, and a rival promoter will go to any length to steal him away.


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Credited cast:
Dan O'Neil
Lucky Brown
Henry Beckman ...
Red Henkel
Jim Davenport
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Tom Allen ...
Jack Anthony ...
Jill Askew ...
Party Girl
Rummy Bishop ...
Ring Announcer
Vincent Bright ...
Caryl Ann Browning ...
Buffalo Bargirl
Murray Cummings ...
TV Interviewer
Patti-Jo Dennis ...
Dan Dunsmuir ...
Bar Punk
Jeannie Elias ...
Scranton Bargirl
Dennis Farbatiuk ...
Bar Punk


A young athelete becomes the unlikely star of an itinerant wrestling troupe, and a rival promoter will go to any length to steal him away.

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Winning is the best revenge.


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15 September 1978 (Canada)  »

Also Known As:

Henkeen ja vereen  »

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$700,000 (estimated)

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24 November 1998 | by (Suffolk, Virginia) – See all my reviews

I got drowsy real fast over this snoozy little wrestling drama, so I took a nap until the tape in my VCR reached the end point. If you really like pro wrestling, watch the W.C.W. instead! With the action looking bloody well tame by modern standards, BLOOD AND GUTS has seen its better days. It's also very unappealing to many who are used to staying up on Monday nights to skip homework assignments. GRUNT: THE WRESTLING MOVIE is what I can recommend, although still not as exciting. Here's further proof that any movie with wrestling or monster trucks in it (i.e. ROLLING VENGEANCE) isn't worth the price of admission. Don't's B-O-R-I-N-G!


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