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The Self Destruction of the Ultimate Warrior (2005)

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The Ultimate Warrior's meteoric rise to fame and fortune following his defeat of Hulk Hogan, his rivalries with other wrestlers such as Randy Savage and Rick Rude, and his rapid burn-out when the pressures of fame got too much for him.

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Jim Hellwig ...
Himself (archive footage) (as Ultimate Warrior)
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Adnan Al-Kaissy ...
General Adnan (archive footage)
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Andre the Giant (archive footage)
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Himself
Michael Bollea ...
Horace Hogan (archive footage)
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Black Runner Flash / Sting (archive footage)
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Ted DiBiase ...
Himself
Paul Ellering ...
Himself (archive footage)
Sid Eudy ...
Sid Justice (archive footage)
Wayne Farris ...
The Honky Tonk Man (archive footage)
Tonga Fifita ...
Haku (archive footage)
Howard Finkel ...
Himself - Ring Announcer (archive footage)
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Himself
Greg Gagne ...
Himself (archive footage)
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The Ultimate Warrior's meteoric rise to fame and fortune following his defeat of Hulk Hogan, his rivalries with other wrestlers such as Randy Savage and Rick Rude, and his rapid burn-out when the pressures of fame got too much for him.

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Warrior was offered to take part in the production of this documentary and share his side of the story, but he declined. See more »

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At one point Bobby "The Brain" Heenan explains that Ultimate Warrior had 'picked him up and just dropped him' - after several clips of Warrior dropping people in the exact same manner had been played throughout the presentation. See more »

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Vince McMahon: I couldn't *wait* to fire him!
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Ultimate Warrior
17 March 2015 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

How do you want to rip someone a new one? Create a DVD called The Self-Destruction Of The Ultimate Warrior.

The DVD more or less is a rant and shoot interview about how much the Ultimate Warrior did so much wrong in the wrestling business.

The DVD features interviews with Hulk Hogan, Chris Jericho, Edge, Christian, Ted DiBiase, Ric Flair, Bobby "The Brain" Heenan, Vince McMahon, Jim Ross, Jerry "The King" Lawler, and 'Mean' Gene Okerlund as they talk about The Ultimate Warrior.

It feature them mostly ripping the Warrior for how he was back in the day. It shows how Jim Hellwig would become the Ultimate Warrior and how he would become a member of The WWF.

It shares some of the most interesting stories you have seen in a wrestling DVD that have to be watched to understand. Along with showing footage of his beginning days of the WWF.

Now I'll admit I wasn't a big Warrior fan but this DVD make you go wow and it is better if you watch it to better understand it.

I give The Self Destruction Of The Ultimate Warrior an 7 out of 10


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