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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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General Adnan (archive footage)
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Andre the Giant (archive footage)
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Michael Bollea ...
Horace Hogan (archive footage)
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Black Runner Flash / Sting (archive footage)
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Edge
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Himself
Paul Ellering ...
Himself (archive footage)
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Sid Justice (archive footage)
Wayne Farris ...
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Tonga Fifita ...
Haku (archive footage)
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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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Featured in Atop the Fourth Wall: Comic Book Quickies #6 (2016) See more »

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Self Destruction?
23 March 2006 | by See all my reviews

I saw this DVD for the first time a couple of days ago and frankly it seems like your standard Mc Mahon sour grapes.

This is what Bret Hart's DVD would have been like had he refused to participate in it and I think that is the only reason Bret did.

Imagine a wrestler and a promoter not seeing eye to eye, or even a wrestler having an ego problem, this is supposing any of this is even true.

We are now in the reign of terror of HHH the worlds worst and most boring wrestler maybe next to current champion Jon cena neither one of these two can wrestle why doesn't WWE put out a DVD pointing out their lack of wrestling ability.

Because they KISS A** and that's all that counts in the business, Warrior may not be a great wrestler but then neither is half of the WWE roster today and at least Warrior was entertaining, how many SNME with him in it score a 3.4.

So I guess if Warrior sucks that much todays group must just suck that much worse. Food for thought.

I give this a 2 and that's only for the old warrior footage.


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