For the first time ever, experience the rise of CM Punk with CM Punk: Best in the World! From his early days in the Indy circuit to his explosive transformation into the most unabashed, ... See full summary »
It is the most anticipated yearly event in Sports Entertainment, an annual pop culture touch point. For more than 25 years, WrestleMania has hosted the biggest matches, the biggest stars, ... See full summary »
When WCW debuted Monday Nitro live on TNT in 1995 the opening shots of the infamous Monday Night War were officially launched. Fans tuned in each week to see WCW Nitro and its impressive ... See full summary »
At his apex, Stone Cold Steve Austin was a pop culture phenomenon, the biggest superstar in the history of sports entertainment. Despite battling the rejection of being fired and a ... See full summary »
For nearly twenty years, Chris Jericho has stolen the spotlight, becoming one of the most recognized Superstars in sports-entertainment history. Now fans can learn his entire life story, ... See full summary »
I've been waiting a long time for this DVD and I love it and it was worth the purchase. Here are a few thoughts that I have about it - I loved Savage's debut match! I miss the "has a little fight in them" jobber days. I'm surprised by how much I liked this match.
I totally forgot how smart of a wrestler Savage was. He has the ring
psychology that is missing from many matches today. Every move has a rhyme or reason for doing it. Examples: He will punch the sholder and use armlocks to set up an ax handle from the top rope into the arm. He will kick the thigh area before putting on a leg submission. etc. Simply put, the man was a virtual wrestling clinic in the ring. I forgot how great Savage looked in the ring. Every one of his matches tells a story and just makes both stars look better.
The cutting of the "Jake slaps Elizabeth" annoyed me. It was a MAJOR
part of the feud.
One interesting note was when Savage came out for the Nitro match
with the posse of ladies including Woman, the lady at the very front is none other than Linda Bollea aka the future ex wife of Hulk Hogan.
If it was 2001/2002, I wouldn't be saying this but why do they still
claim to have "DVD bonus content" on DVDs? VHS is no more, and hasn't been for a long time, so wouldn't this just be the normal content on the DVD and not "bonus" content? - Striker and Maria are HORRIBLE. I'm put to sleep between every match it's as if they are sleep walking through the words.
I'll be like the other 1000 people and say that I wish there was a
documentary on this DVD.
3 of 3 people found this review helpful.
Was this review helpful to you?