Heroes Of World Class Wrestling
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- Sales Rank:92,111
- Format:Color, NTSC
- Languages:English (Original Language), English (Unknown)
- Number Of Discs:1
- Running Time:180 Minutes
- Rating:NR (Not Rated)
- Shipping Weight (lbs):0.2
- Dimensions (in):7.5 x 5.5 x 0.5
- Release Date:May 5, 2009
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In 1983 World Class Championship Wrestling and its franchise stars, the Von Erich brothers, were known around the world. A small Dallas based promotion running out of a shack of a venue, the Sportatorium, World Class was one of the most syndicated television programs in America, making the Von Erichs household names. Run by legendary wrestler Fritz Von Erich, a.k.a. Jack Adkisson, World Class made his oldest sons, Kevin, David and Kerry, three of the biggest stars in the world of wrestling. Little did anyone know that just as the Von Erichs and World Class were reaching worldwide stardom they would begin a downfall that would cast a full eclipse on their meteoric rise to fame. Directed by Brian Harrison who, as a ten year old in 1983, watched on television as wrestling's world of staged combat between good and evil took a sharp turn into a surreal and tragic reality. Harrison heads to Texas to find his childhood hero, Kevin Adkisson, a.k.a. Kevin Von Erich, the oldest and sole surviving Von Erich brother. Through the first hand accounts of Adkisson and dozens of others instrumental to World Class, Harrison pays tribute to the prime years of this legendary era and its fallen stars.
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