Summerslam (2003)

TV Special  -   -  Action
7.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.3/10 from 198 users  
Reviews: 5 user | 1 critic

Lillian Garcia Sings the National Anthem; World Tag Team Championship: La Resistance vs. The Dudley Boys; Christian Offers Eric Bischoff His Assistance; Undertaker vs... See full synopsis »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

Editors' Spotlight

Fall TV Premiere Week

Many of your favorite shows are coming back, along with plenty of series premieres. Here's a list of the shows premiering between Sunday, September 21 and Friday, September 26.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 89 titles
created 28 Apr 2011
 
a list of 811 titles
created 10 Dec 2011
 
a list of 999 titles
created 10 May 2012
 
a list of 127 titles
created 15 Jun 2013
 
a list of 27 titles
created 7 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Summerslam" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Summerslam (2003– )

Summerslam (2003– ) on IMDb 7.3/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Summerslam.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Survivor Series (TV Special 2002)
Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

World Heavyweight Title (Elimination Chamber match): Triple H vs. Shawn Michaels vs. Chris Jericho vs. Kane vs. Booker T. vs. Rob Van Dam, WWE Title: Brock Lesnar vs. The Big Show, WWE Tag ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Dunn
Stars: Paul Levesque, Shawn Michaels, Glenn Jacobs
WrestleMania XX (TV Special 2004)
Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Director: Kevin Dunn
Stars: Paul Levesque, Chris Benoit, Shawn Michaels
WWE Royal Rumble (TV Special 2008)
Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Director: Kevin Dunn
Stars: Mike Adamle, Ken Anderson, Antonio Banks
WrestleMania XXVIII (TV Special 2012)
Action | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

WrestleMania XXVIII was the 28th annual WrestleMania professional wrestling pay-per-view event. It took place on April 1, 2012 at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida. It is the ... See full summary »

Stars: Dwayne Johnson, John Cena, Adam Copeland
SummerSlam (TV Special 2011)
Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Stars: C.M. Punk, Alberto Rodríguez, John Cena
Summerslam (TV Special 2007)
Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Kane vs. Finlay; MVP Visits Mr. McMahon in His Office; Triple Threat Match for the Intercontinental Championship: Umaga vs... See full synopsis »

Director: Kevin Dunn
Stars: Brooke Adams, Hazem Ali, Ken Anderson
Summerslam (TV Special 1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

WWF Title: Diesel vs. King Mabel, WWF Intercontinental Title (ladder match): Shawn Michaels vs. Razor Ramon, The Smoking Gunns vs. Jacob & Eli Blu, The 1-2-3 Kid vs. Hakushi, WWF Women's ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Dunn
Stars: Kevin Nash, Nelson Frazier Jr., Shawn Michaels
Summerslam (Video 1993)
Action | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

WWF Title: Yokozuna vs. Lex Luger, WWF Intercontinental Title: Shawn Michaels vs. Mr. Perfect, WWF Tag Team Titles: The Steiner Brothers vs. The Heavenly Bodies, Bret Hart vs. Doink, Bret ... See full summary »

Stars: Rodney Anoai, Larry Pfohl, Shawn Michaels
Summerslam (TV Special 1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

WWF Championship: Shawn Michaels vs. Vader, Boiler Room Brawl: Mankind vs. The Undertaker, Tag Team Championship: Smoking Gunns vs. The Godwins vs. The New Rockers vs. The Bodydonnas, Jerry... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Dunn
Stars: Shawn Michaels, Leon White, Mick Foley
Summerslam (TV Special 2008)
Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Stars: Mark Calaway, Adam Copeland, John Cena
Summerslam (TV Special 1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

WWF title (steel cage match): Bret Hart vs. Owen Hart, WWF Intercontinental title: Diesel vs. Razor Ramon, WWF Women's title: Alundra Blayze vs. Bull Nakano, Undertaker vs. Undertaker, ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Dunn
Stars: Bret Hart, Owen Hart, Mark Calaway
Summerslam (TV Special 1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

WWF Championship: The Undertaker vs. Bret Hart, WWF Intercontinental Championship; Owen Hart vs. Steve Austin, Steel Cage Match: Hunter Hearst Helmsley vs. Mankind, Los Barucas vs. DOA, ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Dunn
Stars: Mark Calaway, Bret Hart, Owen Hart
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Himself
...
Chris Jericho
...
Shawn Michaels ...
Shawn Michaels
...
Himself
...
Himself
Brock Lesnar ...
Himself
Rob Van Dam ...
Himself
...
Kane
...
Matt Bloom ...
Shane McMahon ...
Himself
Eric Bischoff ...
Himself
Rene Dupree ...
Himself
Edit

Storyline

Lillian Garcia Sings the National Anthem; World Tag Team Championship: La Resistance vs. The Dudley Boys; Christian Offers Eric Bischoff His Assistance; Undertaker vs... See full synopsis »

Add Full Plot | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Action

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

23 August 2003 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

WWE Summerslam  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

First WWE PPV where Kane did not wear his mask. See more »

Goofs

Goldberg accidentally trips up whilst coming out to his entrance music. See more »

Connections

Follows WWF Unforgiven (2001) See more »

Soundtracks

St. Anger
Performed by Metallica
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Enjoyable event, but the main event leaves a sour taste in your mouth
10 January 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Match 1: La Resistance (c) vs The Dudley Boyz for the World Tag Team Championship - The Dudleys are the fan favorites heading into this battle. The fans are in their corner, hoping they will take the straps from Sylvain Grenier and Rene Dupree. Just when we think they have another title reign added to their list we see the debut of Rob Conway, who is able to help Grenier and Dupree score the victory and retain their titles.

Match 2: Undertaker vs A-Train - A surprisingly very good match. Sadly this was booked a little too low in the opening of the card. The Undertaker is a guy that should have been competing later on in the show. Secondly he shouldn't have been feuding with a guy like the A-Train. Even though the A-Train feud was a little off balance, the match was very good. A-Train dominates the Undertaker for a little while. Then we see Taker fight back into a huge momentum shift. In the end he is able to defeat A-Train much to the delight of the fans.

Match 3: Shane McMahon vs Eric Bischoff - A great battle between these two non-wrestler personalities. Shane takes the fight to Bischoff the entire time. We see some interference from Jonathan Coachman on Bischoff's behalf, but otherwise McMahon battles both and avenges what Bischoff did to his mother Linda. Great battle.

Match 4: Eddie Guerrero (c) vs Rhino vs Chris Benoit vs Tajiri for the United States Championship - Eddie Guerrero was a really great Champion with the newly activated United States title. Benoit was in hot pursuit after being screwed by Rhino in the tournament final at Vengeance. Tajiri was added into the mix as well to give the match that extra edge. Guerrero does a great job of defending. He capitalizes on everything he can. In the end it all works out when he retains his title.

Match 5: Kurt Angle (c) vs Brock Lesnar for the WWE Championship - The match of the night. An incredible war for the WWE Championship, pitting two of SmackDown's greatest athletes. At Wrestlemania earlier in the year we see Lesnar as the face and Angle as the heel, but now the roles are reversed with everyone revving Angle to retain. They went back and forth for over twenty minutes doing everything from F5's to Ankles locks and Angle slams. In the end Angle is able to finally get Lesnar down to retain his title. Epic match.

Match 6: Kane vs Rob Van Dam - This match could have been a lot better. It was expected for Kane to win, because he had just recently removed the mask and turned heel once again. Rob Van Dam did a nice job of taking on Kane in this No Disqualification match, but to no surprise we see Kane pick up the win with his new, no mask, look. The only problem was the off the top rope botch by Kane when he went to jump off the top rope from the turnbuckle to the outside. Otherwise it was an agreeable time filler.

Match 7: Triple H (c) vs Shawn Michaels vs Goldberg vs Chris Jericho vs Kevin Nash vs Randy Orton in an Elimination Chamber match for the World Heavyweight Championship - An extremely wasteful main event. The match quickly starts off with the two most agile competitors, Chris Jericho and Shawn Michaels. They are soon followed by Randy Orton and then the big man Kevin Nash. Shortly after arriving into the match Nash is pinned and eliminated first by Shawn Michaels. A waste of the largest man in the match. Goldberg then makes his entrance and the match quickly dies. Goldberg eliminates Orton with a spear, then Michaels after a spear and jackhammer, we then seal the deal with another spear and jackhammer eliminating Jericho. That basically killed the whole match, everyone got eliminated way too fast. Triple H then enters after Goldberg destroys his pod, but with help from Evolution and a sledgehammer he retains the gold. A wasted main event with Triple H still emerging as champion in the end.


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

Message Boards

Recent Posts
matches Deadman_inc
Discuss Summerslam (2003) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?