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Dark Side Of The Ring

Factual
2 seasons availableUSA
MA15+

Professional wrestling is the only sport where its stars live in two worlds and balance their in-ring characters with real life. This series examines these complex intersections of fantasy and reality while uncovering wrestling's dark and untold history.

S1 E1: The Killing Of Bruiser Brody
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S1 E1: The Killing Of Bruiser Brody
42m
Wrestlers relive the tragic evening in 1988 when they witnessed a locker room confrontation that resulted in the death of legendary wrestler Bruiser Brody.
languages:
English
subtitles:
English

1. The Killing Of Bruiser Brody

Wrestlers relive the tragic evening in 1988 when they witnessed a locker room confrontation that resulted in the death of legendary wrestler Bruiser Brody.
42m
Available until 30 Apr 2022

2. The Match Made In Heaven

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.
42m
Available until 30 Apr 2022

3. The Montreal Screwjob

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.
42m
Available until 30 Apr 2022

4. The Mysterious Death Of Gorgeous Gino

For 30 years, the family of wrestling star Gino Hernandez believed his tragic death was a drug related murder.
42m
Available until 30 Apr 2022

5. The Last Of The Von Erichs

The last surviving brother of the legendary Von Erich wrestling dynasty revisits the inescapable tragedy that plagued his once iconic family.
43m
Available until 30 Apr 2022

6. The Fabulous Moolah

The legacy of wrestling's biggest female star, The Fabulous Moolah, is reexamined after controversial allegations surface following her death.
42m
Available until 30 Apr 2022