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The rise & fall of WCW

Author: World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc.; WWE Home Video (Firm)
Publisher: [Stamford, Conn.] : WWE Home Video, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English
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Examines the storied history of World Championship Wrestling, from its beginnings in the territory system through Ted Turner's acquisition and the savage battles with WWE for sports-entertainment domination in the 90's.
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Genre/Form: History
Sports films
Television programs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc.; WWE Home Video (Firm)
OCLC Number: 434080438
Language Note: Soundtrack in English.
Notes: Title from container.
Special features: Disc 1. Lost in Cleveland ; Bill Watts Defends Himself ; Spam Man ; The Origin of Goldberg ; Bischoff Gives Away RAW Results.
Performer(s): Featuring matches between various WCW wrestlers.
Target Audience: Rated: TV-PG.
Description: 3 videodiscs (approximately 540 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; region 1; Dolby digital; NTSC.
Contents: Disc 1. Jim Crockett Promotions --
Georgia Championship Wrestling --
Mid-Atlantic Championship Wrestling --
Black Saturday --
The Expansion --
Crockett Sells to Turner --
Greatest Talent in the World --
New Management --
Bill Watts Era --
Bill Shaw Hires Eric Bischoff --
Hulk Hogan Arrives --
Nitro Debuts --
nWo --
Cruiserweights --
Goldberg --
WCW Ratings Champ --
Celebrities --
Goldberg vs. Hogan --
Mistakes Begin --
Vince Russo --
A Corporate Merger --
McMahon buys WCW --
Legacy of WCW --
Special features --
Disc 2. Ric Flair vs. Magnum T.A. (NWA World Championship Wrestling, June 15, 1985) --
Sting, Lex Luger & Barry Windham vs. Ric Flair, Arn Anderson & Tully Blanchard (w/ JJ Dillon) (The Main Event, April 3, 1988) --
Dusty Rhodes vs. Barry Windham (The Great American Bash, July 10, 1988) --
Ric Flair Vs. Ricky "The Dragon" Steamboat (Chi-Town Rumble, February 20, 1989) --
The Rock `n' Roll Express vs. The Midnight Express (Wrestle War, February 5. 1990) --
The Midnight Express vs. The Southern Boys (The Great American Bash, July 7, 1990) --
The Steiner Brothers vs. Sting & Lex Luger (Superbrawl, May 19, 1991) --
Sting vs. Big Van Vader (The Great American Bash, July 12, 1992) --
Rick Rude vs. Sting (Spring Stampede, April 17, 1994) --
Ric Flair vs. Hulk Hogan (Bash at the Beach, July 17, 1994) --
Disc 3. Ric Flair vs. The Giant (Nitro, April 29, 1996) --
Rey Mysterio, Jr. vs. Dean Malenko (Clash of the Champions XXXIII, August 15, 1996) --
Sting, Lex Luger, Ric Fair & Arn Anderson vs. Hollywood Hulk Hogan, Kevin Nash, Scott Hall & a Mystery Partner (Fall Brawl, September 16, 1996) --
Syxx vs. Eddie Guerrero (Souled Out, January 25, 1997) --
Eddie Guerrero vs. Dean Malenko (Uncensored, March 16, 1997) --
Chris Jericho vs. Juventud Guerrera (Superbrawl VIII, February 22, 1998) --
The Steiner Brothers vs. The Outsiders (Superbrawl VIII, February 22, 1998) --
Diamond Dallas Page & Karl Malone vs. Hulk Hogan & Dennis Rodman (Bash at the Beach, July 12, 1998) --
Goldberg vs. Diamond Dallas Page (Halloween Havoc, October 25, 1998) --
Booker T vs. Lance Storm (Nitro, August 7, 2000).
Other Titles: Rise and fall of WCW
Rise and fall of World Championship Wrestling
Responsibility: a World Wrestling Entertainment production.

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Examines the storied history of World Championship Wrestling, from its beginnings in the territory system through Ted Turner's acquisition and the savage battles with WWE for sports-entertainment domination in the 90's.

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