Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows (TV Movie 1998) - IMDb
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Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows (1998)

Documentary focusing on the career of pro wrestler Bret Hart & his controversial exit from the WWF.

Director:

Paul Jay

Writer:

Paul Jay
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Bret Hart ... Self
Owen Hart ... Self
Brian Pillman Brian Pillman ... Self
Blade Hart ... Self (Bret's Son)
Julie Hart Julie Hart ... Self
Stu Hart ... Self
Helen Hart ... Self
Diana Hart ... Self
Keith Hart Keith Hart ... Self
Tammy Sytch ... Sunny
Jim Neidhart ... Self
Georgia Hart Georgia Hart ... Self
Mark Calaway ... The Undertaker
Curt Hennig ... Curt Hennig (archive footage)
Vince McMahon ... Vince McMahon
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Storyline

The life and career of Bret Hart is recounted from his youth, through the start of his career, his years in the WWF, up to the present day. Bret discusses the high and lows of his career and shows the world of professional wrestling from a wrestler's point of view. Written by A. Stooge

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An Unprecedented Look Behind The Scenes Of The WWF. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

During the film's extras Bret Hart mentions that filming had actually concluded prior to the Montreal Screwjob and Bret had suggested to Paul Jay that he may wish to bring the crew to document his final match with the WWF, the footage turned out to be the most dramatic of the entire shoot. See more »

Connections

Features WWE Raw (1993) See more »

Soundtracks

Pacing The Cage
Performed by Colin Cripps with special guest vocalist Tara MacLean
Words and Music by Bruce Cockburn
©1997 Golden Mountain Music Corp. (SOCAN)
Used by permission
Tara MacLean appears courtesy of Nettwerk Productions/Capitol Records
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Great movie! Wrestling fans are sure to like.
23 December 1998 | by Movieguy-21See all my reviews

I have been a Bret Hart fan for as long as I can remember and when I heard of his betrayal by the WWF I was mad. This film portrays events leading up to and a bit after the Montreal incident. I think it is a really good film. I especially liked the behind the scenes aspect of the WWF.


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Official Sites:

official site

Country:

USA | Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 December 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Hitman Hart: Wrestling z cieniami See more »

Filming Locations:

Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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