Dark Side Of The Ring

Season 3
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Season 3, Episode 14 - The Steroid Trials

4.0 6 x
In the mid '90s, wrestling was rocked by accusations of rampant steroid abuse. With star witness Hulk Hogan, prosecutors set out to prove that Vince McMahon was the one responsible.
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Season 3, Episode 13 - Extreme And Obscene: Rob Black's Xpw

3.0 9 x
XPW merged Rob Black's passions for hardcore porn and deathmatch wrestling, but after he waged a war with federal authorities his empire imploded.
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Season 3, Episode 12 - The Many Faces Of Luna Vachon

4.0 2 x
A striking villain in the ring, Luna Vachon was a groundbreaking physical performer who battled mental illness and addiction while seeking to champion women's wrestling.
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Season 3, Episode 11 - Bikers, Bombs And Bedlam Johnny K9

4.0 8 x
Johnny K9 led a double life as an in-ring brute and the leader of a biker gang implicated in drug trafficking, the bombing of a police station, and a gruesome double murder.
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Season 3, Episode 10 - Blood And Wire: Onita's FMW

4.0 2 x
After Japan’s Atsushi Onita created FMW and its spectacular matches featuring explosions and gratuitous gore, his handpicked successor took his own life while drowning in debt.
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Season 3, Episode 9 - The Double Life Of Chris Canyon

3.0 3 x
In a culture that celebrates machismo and negative gay stereotypes, wrestling innovator Chris Kanyon kept his own sexuality a closely guarded secret for decades.
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Season 3, Episode 8 - The Plane Ride From Hell

3.0 4 x
A private 757 flight descended into a nightmare as intoxicated wrestlers clashed with their flight crew, erupting into one of wrestling’s most infamous scandals.
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Season 3, Episode 7 - The Dynamite Kid

4.0 11 x
The Dynamite Kid earned worldwide fame with a riveting, self-sacrificing style, but violent confrontations outside the ring would destroy his family, his body and his legacy.
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Season 3, Episode 6 - In The Shadow Of Grizzly Smith

3.0 7 x
Having survived familial abuse at the hands of their father and the mysterious abduction of their sister, Jake “The Snake” and his siblings struggle to reconcile with their past.
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Season 3, Episode 5 - Becoming Warrior

3.0 17 x
The Ultimate Warrior was a divisive force in and outside of the ring. His first wife reveals how an aspiring chiropractor morphed himself into wrestling's most polarising figure.
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