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Documentary explores drugs, sex and rock and roll of 1980s wrestling



credit: ctvnews.com

CALGARY — Many of them are now broken men — both physically and financially — but in the 1980s they were like rock stars, lured by a lifestyle of big money, fast women, drugs and steroids.

A new documentary entitled “350 Days” explores their lives and what is described as the “golden era” of professional wrestling.

The 1980s saw a surge in its popularity in the United States and Canada. Contributing to its success was the expansion of cable television and pay-per-view and a period of cross-promotion between the WWF and elements of the music industry, including singer Cyndi Lauper.

The documentary is a co-effort of Vancouver-based actor Fulvio Cecere, who is the director and co-producer, along with producer Darren Antola.

Read more: http://www.ctvnews.ca/entertainment/documentary-explores-drugs-sex-and-rock-and-roll-of-1980s-wrestling-1.1858502#ixzz346shGmld

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