No Holds Barred (1989 movie)

1989 film by Thomas J. Wright

No Holds Barred is a 1989 American professional wrestling movie.

No Holds Barred
Directed byThomas J. Wright
Written byDennis Hackin
Produced byMichael Rachmil
Vince McMahon (executive)
Hulk Hogan (executive)
StarringHulk Hogan
Kurt Fuller
Joan Severance
Tiny Lister
CinematographyFrank Beascoechea
Edited byTom Pryor
Music byJim Johnston
Distributed byNew Line Cinema
Release date
June 2, 1989
Running time
93 minutes
CountryUnited States
Budget$8,000,000 million
Box office$16,093,651

It was produced by Michael Rachmil (with Vince McMahon and Hulk Hogan being credited as executive producers). It was written by Dennis Hackin and directed by Thomas J. Wright. No Holds Barred was released on June 2, 1989 in North America. The movie received negative reviews with a 5% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.[1]

Cast change

Pay-per-view change

No Holds Barred: The Match/The Movie
PromotionWorld Wrestling Federation
DateDecember 12, 1989 (aired on December 27, 1989)
VenueNashville Municipal Auditorium
CityNashville, Tennessee
Pay-per-view chronology
Survivor Series (1989) No Holds Barred: The Match/The Movie Royal Rumble (1990)

There was a pay-per-view called No Holds Barred: The Match/The Movie which happened on December 12, 1989 and aired on December 27, 1989. The pay-per-view's card were the matches that were featured in the movie.

# Matches Stipulations Times
Dark Dusty Rhodes defeated The Big Boss Man Singles match N/A
Dark The Ultimate Warrior (c) defeated Dino Bravo Singles match for the WWF Intercontinental Championship 13:45
Dark The Colossal Connection (André the Giant and Haku) defeated Demolition (Ax and Smash) (c) via countout Tag team match for the WWF Tag Team Championship 10:02
Dark Mr. Perfect defeated Ron Garvin Singles match 8:24
1 Hulk Hogan and Brutus Beefcake defeated Randy Savage and Zeus[2] Steel cage tag team match 8:32
(c) – refers to the champion(s) heading into the match

References change

  1. "No Holds Barred". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved 2014-02-05.
  2. "WWF No Holds Barred: The Match/ The Movie Taping". Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 2014-02-05.

Other websites change