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This documentary series aims to get to the bottom of controversies that have rocked the world of professional wrestling. Each episode of the series concentrates on a particular infamous historical event. The series aired on the Viceland cable network in 2019.

Wednesday at 9:00 PM on Viceland (US)
2 Seasons, 19 Episodes
April 10, 2019
Documentary & Biography, History, Sports
8.7/10
Cast: Dutch Mantell, Bruce Prichard, James E. Cornette
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  • Reliving the final day of Owen Hart. In 1999, Owen Hart fell 80 feet to his death in a stunt that went tragically wrong. His widow Martha reveals the mistakes that took his life.

  • Wrestling's ultimate tag-team partnership is undone by alcohol and substance abuse.

  • A look into a man who once dreamed of going against Vince McMahon and build his own empire and how it got ruined because of his ego and addiction.

  • The tale is told of David Schultz, who was set to become a superstar until his violent run-in with 20/20 reporter John Stossel saw him exiled from the business he'd sworn to protect.

  • Thirty years after Dino Bravo's brutal murder, family and friends relive his descent from Montreal's favorite wrestling son to mob enforcer, and the deadly consequences that followed.

  • The story of Jimmy Snuka is investigated.

  • Featuring one of the worst concepts in pro-wrestling that has caused several career-ending injuries.

  • One of the most feared and controversial wrestlers of all time, New Jack's career reads like a criminal rap sheet; revealing the man behind the monster and his hardcore legacy.

  • The conclusion to wrestling's darkest hour, including startling revelations about the troubled mind of Chris Benoit before he killed his wife and son, and then took his own life.

  • Wrestling's darkest hour; Chris Benoit's murder-suicide of his own wife and son.

  • Charles "The Godfather" Wright, D'Lo Brown, and Jason King join Chris Gethard to remember the life and tragic loss of superstar wrestler Owen Hart and the night that went terribly wrong.

  • Joe Animal Laurinaitis, Jake The Snake Roberts, and "Bushwhacker" Luke Williams join Chris Gethard to talk about the story of wrestling's ultimate tag team, the Road Warriors.

  • Dangerous" Dan Spivey, Missy Hyatt, and B. Brian Blair join Chris Gethard to discuss Herb Abrams and his fanatical attempt to build a wrestling empire to overthrow the WWE.

  • The legacy of wrestling's biggest female star, The Fabulous Moolah, is re-examined after controversial allegations surface following her 2007 death.

  • New revelations about her son's death are revealed to the mother of wrestling star Gino Hernandez, whose 1986 death was believed to be a drug-related murder.

  • The last surviving brother of the legendary Von Erich wrestling dynasty revisits the tragedy that plagued his once iconic family.

  • Wrestlers relive the tragic evening in 1988 when they witnessed a locker room confrontation that resulted in the death of legendary wrestler Bruiser Brody.

  • In one of wrestling's most infamous off-script moments, wrestler Bret Hart is stripped of his championship title through a backstage plot of betrayal that forever changes the sport.

  • Art collides with real life when the mythical love story between wrestling icons Randy Savage and Miss Elizabeth explodes beyond the ring with tragic consequences.

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