Up 11,883 this week

King of the Ring (1999)

TV Movie  -   -  Sport  -  27 June 1999 (USA)
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.6/10 from 151 users  
Reviews: 4 user

WWF Title: The Undertaker vs. The Rock, Ladder Match for control of the WWF: Vince & Shane McMahon vs. Steve Austin, The 7th annual King of the Ring tournament featuring Billy Gunn, X-Pac, ... See full summary »


0Check in

Editors' Spotlight

Sundance 2015

Watch our IMDb & AIV Sundance Studio Interviews with Keith Simanton

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1323 titles
created 28 Feb 2013
list image
a list of 433 titles
created 18 Mar 2013

Related Items

Search for "King of the Ring" on

Connect with IMDb

Share this Rating

Title: King of the Ring (TV Movie 1999)

King of the Ring (TV Movie 1999) on IMDb 6.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of King of the Ring.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

WWF Backlash (TV Special 1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

WWF Title: Steve Austin vs. The Rock, WWF Intercontinental Title: The Godfather vs. Goldust, Boiler Room Brawl: Mankind vs. The Big Show, WWF Hardcore Title: Hardcore Holly vs. Al Snow, The... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Dunn
Stars: Steve Austin, Dwayne Johnson, Charles Wright
WWF Judgment Day (TV Special 2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

WWF Title: (Iron Man match, special referee Shawn Michaels): The Rock vs. Triple H, WWF Intercontinental Title (submission match): Chris Benoit vs. Chris Jericho, WWF European Title: Eddie ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Dunn
Stars: Dwayne Johnson, Paul Levesque, Chris Benoit
WWF Backlash (TV Special 2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A World Wrestling Federaton Pay-Per-View with the following matches: WWF Tag-Team Championships: Edge & Christian vs. X-Pac & Road Dogg with Tori; WWF Light-Heavyweight Championship: Dean ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Dunn
Stars: Paul Levesque, Dwayne Johnson, Chris Benoit
America's Book of Secrets (TV Series 2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

From the facts behind the NSA spying scandals ("Big Brother") and the Boston Bombings ("American Terrorists") to America's secret prisons, Scientology, the Gold conspiracy and America's doomsday plans, this series features in-depth interviews with top journalists, law enforcement officials and whistleblowers.

Stars: Jonathan Adams, Barack Obama, Bill Clinton
WWE Smackdown! (TV Series 1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Weekly sports show, with frequent commentary, interviews, side plots and hype.

Stars: Michael Coulthard, Teddy Long, Glenn Jacobs
Walking Tall (2004)
Action | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A former U.S. soldier returns to his hometown to find it overrun by crime and corruption, which prompts him to clean house.

Director: Kevin Bray
Stars: Dwayne Johnson, Ashley Scott, Johnny Knoxville
Comedy | Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

During a three day heat wave just before a huge 4th of July celebration, an action star stricken with amnesia meets up with a porn star who is developing her own reality TV project, and a policeman who holds the key to a vast conspiracy.

Director: Richard Kelly
Stars: Dwayne Johnson, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Seann William Scott
King of the Ring (TV Movie 1998)
Action | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

WWF Title: Steve Austin vs. Kane, Hell in a Cell: The Undertaker vs. Mankind, The sixth annual King of the Ring tournament featuring Ken Shamrock, The Rock, Jeff Jarrett & Dan Severn, WWF ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Dunn
Stars: Steve Austin, Glenn Jacobs, Mark Calaway
Fully Loaded (TV Movie 2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

WWF Title: The Rock vs. Chris Benoit, WWF Intercontinental Title (steel cage match): Val Venis vs. Rikishi, Last Man Standing Match: Triple H vs. Chris Jericho, WWF Tag Team Titles: Edge & ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Dunn
Stars: Dwayne Johnson, Chris Benoit, Sean Morley
Survivor Series (TV Special 1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

WWF Title: Triple H vs. The Big Show vs. The Rock, WWF Intercontinental Title: Chyna vs. Chris Jericho, WWF Tag Team Titles: The New Age Outlaws vs. Mankind & Al Snow, Kane vs. X-Pac, Kurt ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Dunn
Stars: Paul Levesque, Paul Wight, Dwayne Johnson
WWF No Mercy I (TV Special 1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Director: Kevin Dunn
Stars: Steve Austin, Nicole Bass, Steve Blackman
WWF Unforgiven (TV Special 1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Six-Pack Challenge for Vacant WWF Title: Triple H vs. Mankind vs. The Rock vs. Kane Vs. British Bulldog Vs. The Big Show (w special guest referee:Stone Cold Steve Astin), WWF ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Dunn
Stars: Paul Levesque, Dwayne Johnson, Glenn Jacobs


Cast overview, first billed only:
The Undertaker
Shane McMahon ...
Vince McMahon ...
Monty Sopp ...
Sean Waltman ...
Brian James ...
Ken Shamrock ...
Bob Howard ...
Jeff Hardy ...
Matt Hardy ...
Matt Hardy


WWF Title: The Undertaker vs. The Rock, Ladder Match for control of the WWF: Vince & Shane McMahon vs. Steve Austin, The 7th annual King of the Ring tournament featuring Billy Gunn, X-Pac, Kane, Chyna, The Road Dogg, Hardcore Holly, The Big Show & Ken Shamrock, The Hardy Boyz vs, Edge & Christian Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis



Parents Guide:





Release Date:

27 June 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

WWF King of the Ring  »

Filming Locations:

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs



See  »

Did You Know?


Mark Calaway: [Talking to Michael Cole] Do you know how to castrate a brahma bull? You cut off his balls!
See more »


Featured in Tombstone: The History of the Undertaker (2005) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Recap of King of the Ring 1999
23 June 2002 | by (Vancouver, B.C.) – See all my reviews

Match 1 - KOTR Quarter Final: Harcore Holly vs Xpac Match started off with Holly knocking down Xpac a few times then Xpac hip tossed Holly. Xpac with a high cross body from the 2nd turnbuckle for a 2 count. Holly put Xpac in the ropes and choked him with them. Xpac did a belly to back suplex on Holly. Xpac hits the bronco buster on Holly. Holly hits Xpac with a chair. The ref rings the bell. Xpac wins by DQ. Road Dogg comes down to help Xpac. Winner: Xpac by DQ

Match 2 - KOTR Quarter Final: Paul Wight vs Kane Match started off with a staredown between the two. Wight backs Kane into the corner and throws him across the ring. Wight misses a splash.Kane gives him a few uppercuts. Wight drops an elbow on Kane for a 2 count. Kane hits a insegury(sp?)kick!! Wight and Kane dropkick each other at the same time. Kane jumps off the top rope with a clothesline on Wight for a 2 count. Kane with a chokehold on Wight. Wight kicks the ref by accident? Kane racks Wight. Holly comes in and tries to hit Wight with a chair.Kane stops Holly and 1 hand chokeslams him. Ref is knocked out and Kane is choking Wight.Wight drops to his knees. Wight gets up and Kane clocks him with a chair. Ref wakes up and Kane goes for the pin. 1.2.3 Winner: Kane

Match 3 - KOTR Quarter Final: Billy Gunn vs Ken Shamrock Ken Shamrock came out to wrestle despite his injuries.He refused to get medical attention. Ref Teddy Long tried to stop him but Gunn attacked and the bell rang. Shamrock goes for the ankle lock early but Gunn gets out. Gunn drags Shamrock to the floor and drops him over the safety rail. Shamrock tried the ankle lock again,this time on the floor and Gunn punches his way out. Back in ring,scoops slam by Gunn.Gunn goes to the top and misses a splash. Shamrock takes Gunn down with a high knee. Gunn with a short powerbomb. The ref rings the bell and says Shamrock cant continue. The match is awarded to Billy Gunn. Shamrock tosses Teddy long out of the ring. Winner: Billy Gunn

Match 4 - KOTR Quarter Final: Road Dogg vs Chyna Match begins with a lockup. Chyna pushes road Dogg down. Chyna yanking on Road dogg's arm. Chyna with a forearm shot that knocks Road dogg down. Chyna hits Road Dogg in the head and knocks him down again. Chyna backs Road Dogg in the corner and pounds on him. Chyna slings Road Dogg into the corner twice. Road Dogg sends Chyna into the corner and Chyna flips over the rope to the outside. Road Dogg shot face first into the steel ring post.HHH attacks Road Dogg on the outside while the ref is tending to Chyna. Back in ring and Chyna is all over Road Dogg with punches and chops. Chyna with a ddt on Road Dogg for a 2 count. Chyna bodyslams Road Dogg. Chyna mocks Road Dogg with one of his knee drops to the forehead. Chyna puts Road Dogg in a sleeper hold. Road Dogg fighting back and puts Chyna in a sleeper near the ropes. HHH puts Chyna's leg on the ropes. Chyna made a pin attempt on Road Dogg and got a 2 count.As Road Dogg was kicking out Chyna hit the ref by accident. HHH hits Road Dogg with a chain. HBK comes down to ringside. Road dogg finally decides to start fighting back. Road Dogg drops a knee to her head.HHH jumps up on the apron and HBK pulls him down.HBK throws HHH out of ringside.As Road Dogg was watching,he got racked by Chyna.Chyna hurt her hand racking him.Road Dogg had a protective cup in his pants. Road Dogg puts a pump handle slam on Chyna and gets the pin. Winner: Road Dogg

Match 5 - The Brood vs The Hardy Boys The team that wins this match willbe considered the #1 contender for the tag team titles. Head scissors takeover by Jeff hardy on Edge. Matt Hardy tagged in.Matt with a suplex on Christian. Edge tagged back in and clotheslines Matt out of his shoes. Edge spears Matt and Hayes. Jeff took one awesome spear from Edge,Edge jumped off the top rope spearing him. Gangrel accidently hits Edge. Jeff hits a neckbreaker on Edge for the pin. Winner: The Hardy Boys

Match 6 - KOTR Semifinal: Billy Gunn vs Kane Match begins with right hands by Gunn on Kane. Kane picks Gunn up by the neck and throws him in the corner. Kane short arm clotheslines Gunn. Kane backs Gunn into the corner and pounds on his head. Kane slams Gunn into the steel steps head first. Kane tries to hit Gunn with the steps and Gunn dropkicks the steps and it falls on Kane. Gunn rams Kane into the ring post twice. Back in ring and Gunn chokes Kane in the corner then down to the mat. Gunn attempts the fame asser and Kane powerslams him. Kane dropkicks Gunn off the ring apron! Gunn grabs a chair. Wight comes down to ringside. Wight pushes Gunn away and nails Kane with a chair.Gunn jumps in the ring and goes for the pin. 1.2.3. Winner: Billy Gunn

Match 7 - KOTR Semifinal: Xpac vs Road Dogg Match begins with a lockup.Road Dogg into the ropes and knocks Xpac down. Snapmare by Xpac. Road Dogg with punches on Xpac. Road dogg backs Xpac into the corner and delivers some slaps to the chest. Spinning heel kick by Xpac. Xpac kicks Road Dogg down in the corner. Xpac missed a bronco buster. Road Dogg attempts a pump handle slam.Xpac counters and hits the x-factor. Xpac gets the pin. Road dogg and Xpac hugged after the match. Winner: Xpac

Match 8 - The Rock vs The Undertaker (WWF TITLE MATCH) Match begins with UT attacking Rock then out of no where attacks the ref. Rock bottom on UT but no ref to count.A 2nd ref comes in and makes the count but Bearer pulls him out. UT chokeslams Rock for a 2 count. Rock clotheslines UT. Rock spits in his hand then slaps UT. Both men fighting in the aisle. UT clotheslines Rock on the concrete floor. UT slings Rock into a safety rail. UT suplexes Rock on the concrete. Back in ring and UT stomps on Rock. UT tries to jerk Rock's arm out of the socket. Ut does the tight rope walk but Rock trips him up and UT gets racked by the ropes. Rock knocks UT off the ring apron to the outside. Rock follows to the outside and throws UT into the fans. Rock and UT fighting on the 2nd level. Rock brings UT back to ringside and shoves his head on the announce table. UT used the ring bell to block a chair shot from Rock.Chair bounces back in Rock's face. Bearer gets a cheap shot in on Rock. Rock with right hands on UT. UT delivers a ddt on Rock for a 2 count. UT with a reverse chinlock on Rock. Rock fighting back but gets knocked back down again. Rock with a samoan drop on UT for a 2 count. Both men clothesline each other at the same time. Rock backs UT in the corner and beats him down. Rock counters a tombstone with a ddt for a 2 count. UT slings Rock into the ref by accident. Rock knocks UT down.Rock hits the peoples elbow.No ref to count.UT gets up and racks Rock. Bearer pours something on a cloth and hands it to UT.Rock knocks down UT.Rock takes the rag and shoves it in UT's face. HHH comes in and hits the pedigree on Rock. Both Rock and UT are down. Ref is back up and counting both men.UT gets up for a second then falls back down on Rock for a 2 count. UT tombstones Rock. UT gets the pin. Winner: The Undertaker

Match 9 - KOTR Finals: Xpac vs Billy Gunn Match begins with Gunn attacking Xpac. Gunn slings Xpac into the corner and misses a splash. Xpac dives over the top rope on Gunn. Xpac hits a cross body off the top on Gunn. Gunn with a bulldog on Xpac for a 2 count. Gunn does a military press slam on Xpac. Gunn powerslams Xpac. Gunn hits the fame asser on Xpac for a 2 count.Gunn argues with the ref about it being a slow count. Xpac hits the x-factor for a 2 count. Xpac backs Gunn into the corner and kicks him down. Bronco buster on Gunn. Gunn with a neckbreaker on Xpac for a 2 count. Xpac dropkicks Gunn as Gunn was trying to jump off the topturnbuckle. Gunn hits the fame asser off the 2nd rope on Xpac. Gunn gets the pin. Winner and new KOTR: Billy Gunn

Match 10 - KOTR: Steve Austin vs Vince McMahon and Shane Mcmahon Match begins as Shane and Vince are walking down the aisle to the ladder.Austin runs up behind them and clotheslines them both. Back in ring and Austin stomps Vince down in the corner and hits the Lou Thez press on Shane. Austin puts a elbow in Vince's chest. Austin shoves Shane into the turnbuckle. Shane hides around a corner as Austin was chasing Vince.Shane clotheslines Austin. Austin shoves Shane into the steel steps. Shane has climbed on top of all the ladders that are near the entrance way.Austin follows him up.Shane gets knocked off the ladders. Austin shoves Vince into a ladder twice and then Shane once. Austin picks up a ladder and rams it into Vince's stomach. Austin finds a chain on the floor thats attatched to a ladder.He jerks on it and all of the ladders fall onto Vince and Shane. Austin brings a ladder into the ring. Austin takes the ladder and slides it into Shane.Shane falls over the announce table. Austin sets up a ladder in front of the spanish announce table.Austin climbs the ladder and delivers an elbow on Shane who is on the spanish announce table putting him and Shane both through it. Vince throws a ladder into the ring and sets it up. Vince is going up the ladder.Austin finally gets up and gets in the ring and hits Vince with a low blow.Vince is hanging off the ladder.Austin hits a version of the suplex off the ladder on Vince. Austin hits Shane with the ladder. Austin catapults Shane face first into the ladder. Austin places the ladder on Shane's back and stands on it. Austin stomps Vince down in the corner. Austin climbs the ladder and Vince knocks the ladder down. Vimce tries to lift Shane up to the briefcase.Austin sneaks up behind them and knocks them down. Austin gets on the ladder and reaches for the briefcase.Everytime he tries to reach for it the briefcase raises higher.Someone is messing with the wires. Austin gets mad and leaves the ring.Vince climbs the ladder.The briefcase seems to be lowering to Vince's level.Austin sees it and comes in the ring and climb the ladder and he and Vince fight.Both men get knocked off the ladder.Shane climbs the ladder and gets the briefcase. Winner: Shane and Vince McMahon

Even though the last match was BS on what happened, I give this pay-per view a C+

0 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
The best king of th ring! moodysicilian
Discuss King of the Ring (1999) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: