Dark Side of the Ring: Season 3

Dark Side of the Ring: Season 3

Dark Side of the Ring: Season 3

From behind-the-ring controversies to unsolved homicides, this Vice documentary series unveils the darker corners of the professional wrestling world.

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Documentary

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EPISODE 3.1
30 July 2021

Brian Pillman Part One

Brian Pillman clawed his way to infamy with a groundbreaking performance that blurred the lines between fact and fiction until it led to his ultimate destruction.

EPISODE 3.2
30 July 2021

Brian Pillman Part Two

After enduring a horrific car wreck, Brian Pillman masks his injuries while pushing his body to the brink. His untimely death leaves his young family struggling to cope.

EPISODE 3.3
30 July 2021

The Ultra-Violence of Nick Gage

Nick Gage is the self-proclaimed king of deathmatch wrestling, but his road to the top has been marked with a six-year prison sentence for armed robbery and personal tragedies.

EPISODE 3.4
30 July 2021

Collision in Korea

In one of the most bizarre acts of political theatre ever conceived, professional wrestlers deployed to North Korea faced a terrifying ordeal that had them fighting for their lives.

EPISODE 3.5
30 July 2021

Becoming Warrior

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 polarizing figure.

EPISODE 3.6
30 July 2021

In The Shadow of Grizzly Smith

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.

EPISODE 3.7
30 July 2021

The Dynamite Kid

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.