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The Backyard (2002)

Unrated | | Documentary | 22 July 2004 (Germany)
Lightbulbs, fire, barbed wire, mousetraps, staple guns, thumbtacks and glass are weapons of choice in The Backyard. This undercover documentary takes you deep into the controversial arena ... See full summary »

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Paul Hough ... Narrator (voice)
The Lizard ... Himself
... Himself
Chaos ... Himself
Heartless ... Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bongo ... Wrestler
Nympho ... Wrestler
The Retarded Butcher ... Wrestler
Sic ... Wrestler
Rob Van Dam ... Himself
James Weston ... Himself
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Lightbulbs, fire, barbed wire, mousetraps, staple guns, thumbtacks and glass are weapons of choice in The Backyard. This undercover documentary takes you deep into the controversial arena of backyard wrestling where the limits are constantly being tested...and broken. The Backyard follows several backyard wrestlers in different countries as they pursue their dream to become professional wrestlers. Written by Paul Hough

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Задний двор  »

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Originally received a rating of NC-17 from MPAA. See more »

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Not for the squeamish...
27 March 2002 | by See all my reviews

...but if you can stomach the 75 minutes, you'll be glad you did!! (I saw this at SXSW and some guy in the audience actually fainted!) The Lizard rocks!! "The Backyard" will leave you inspired -- dreams really do come true if you put your heart & soul into making them happen -- but you may need a downer from the adrenaline rush!


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