Human Wrecking Balls

Watch Human Wrecking Balls

  • 2008
  • 2 Seasons
  • 6.3  (54)

Human Wrecking Balls was a reality television show that aired on G4 in 2008. The show starred two men, Craig Pumphrey and Paul Bedard, who were known for their ability to demolish structures with their bare hands. The premise of the show was that each episode featured Pumphrey and Bedard being hired by clients to demolish buildings, structures, and other objects that were no longer needed. Along with their demolition skills, Pumphrey and Bedard also brought humor and personality to the show, making it entertaining to watch.

Each episode of the show found the duo working on different demolition jobs, ranging from old houses to warehouses to a casino. The entire process was shown, from breaking down walls to clearing out rubble. Pumphrey and Bedard used all sorts of techniques to bring the buildings down, including sledgehammers, jackhammers, and their own hands and feet. The show also featured some spectacular demolition stunts, such as toppling a water tower and bringing down a large chimney.

What made Human Wrecking Balls unique was the way Pumphrey and Bedard approached their jobs with a sense of humor. They had fun with each other, cracking jokes and engaging in playful banter. They also engaged with their clients and the community, taking time to meet and chat with people who were interested in what they were doing.

The show also featured a bit of drama, particularly when unexpected challenges came up during demolition jobs. Sometimes Pumphrey and Bedard would run into unexpected obstacles, such as a wall made of reinforced steel or a buried utility line. These moments created tension and excitement in the show, as the audience was never quite sure how Pumphrey and Bedard would overcome such hurdles.

Another aspect of Human Wrecking Balls that made it interesting to watch was the sheer physicality of Pumphrey and Bedard's work. Their jobs were extremely physically demanding, requiring incredible strength and endurance. Watching them demolish buildings by hand was impressive, and their stamina was often put to the test as they worked for long hours in the heat and dust.

Overall, Human Wrecking Balls was an entertaining, action-packed show that appealed to fans of demolition and reality TV alike. Pumphrey and Bedard's personalities and humor made the show stand out from other similar shows, and their impressive demolition skills were always on full display. While the show only aired for one season, it remains a cult favorite among fans of the genre.

Filter by Source
No sources available
Fast Food
10. Fast Food
January 13, 2010
The brothers tear up a burger restaurant.
Post Office
9. Post Office
January 6, 2010
The brothers destroy a post office and mail truck.
Arcade Armageddon
8. Arcade Armageddon
December 30, 2009
The Pumphreys trash an arcade stocked with classic games.
Lights! Camera! Destruction!
7. Lights! Camera! Destruction!
December 23, 2009
The Pumphrey brothers visit Hollywood, where they destroy sets representing a courtroom and a hospital.
Razing the Barn
6. Razing the Barn
December 16, 2009
The Pumphrey brothers each chase a pig in a competition to determine who will use a mule harness to bring the roof down during the demolition of an old barn.
Rock the Bus
5. Rock the Bus
December 9, 2009
The Pumphreys trash a rock band's tour bus.
Carnival Calamity
4. Carnival Calamity
December 2, 2009
A carnival gets trashed by the Pumphrey brothers.
Pain at the Pump
3. Pain at the Pump
November 25, 2009
Skyrocketing gas prices have the Pumphreys going through the roof (literally). Find out what they do to bring the prices down.
Hometown Havoc
2. Hometown Havoc
November 18, 2009
The Pumphreys destroy a dilapidated house on the city's condemned list in their hometown.
Chopper Crunch
1. Chopper Crunch
November 11, 2009
In the second-season premiere, the Pumphrey brothers take on a battle-tested Army helicopter and brave the Marine gauntlet.
  • Premiere Date
    November 12, 2008
  • IMDB Rating
    6.3  (54)