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The Wrestler

1974 Rated NR 1hr 35m

Edward Asner stars as a dedicated promoter who fights to keep corruption off the mat in this campy but classic homage to professional wrestling of the 1970s. Highlights include appearances by real-life wrestlers Dick "The Bruiser" Afflis, Reginald "The Crusher" Lisowski, Verne Gagne, Don Muraco, Dusty Rhodes and Billy Robinson. Also featured is a cameo by wrestling promoter and WWF founder Vince McMahon.

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Movie Details

2009 Academy Award®
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.