WWE: The 50 Greatest Finishing Moves in WWE History
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The problem here is two-fold:
First, a listing of finishing holds just isn't dramatic enough to form an entire show out of. With all the other little WWE collections that have come out before this one, there is no fresh material here (just a different grouping of the same information).
The other problem is that many of the commentators talk about the finishing moves/holds as if they are actually real wrestling holds. I understand the concept of kayfabe, to be sure, but come on! I think we are all past the point of analyzing the "physical purpose" of the hold and instead just enjoy the drama of the whole spectacle.
Thus, "Finishing Moves" is a WWE production that will not stay in my collection and will quickly be forgotten. All its videos and information can be had elsewhere, so to speak.
DDT vs. Rude Awakening Match: Jake Roberts vs. Rick Rude - This was a rare match in itself in that you could only win the match after hitting your finishing move on your opponent while it should be noted that Cheryl Roberts was in Jake's corner while Bobby Heenan wasn't in Rude's. Jake heavily focused on Rude's arm cranking & twisting it to the point where he dragged Rude back into the ring from the apron over the top rope by his arm. Rude would eventually work over Jake's neck by whipping his head into the ropes & using various moves like the chinlock & side headlock with him constantly going after Cheryl on the outside whenever he had an advantage.Read more ›
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it was picked out by the exectutives not the fans and all of the thing is on one disc the other two discs are matches where youll find 2 of each contender fighting each other.Published 21 months ago by Kristin Teeter
well I haven't seen the dvd yet but im sure its gonna be good . probably in the next few days I will be watching itPublished on June 22, 2013 by Heltaskelta
My fiance loves wrestling and this is a good dvd he states that it was great gift glad i bought itPublished on April 25, 2013 by vicky swaney
I think ECW was left out of this countdown, more specifically, the tazmission and Sabu's guillitine leg drop
Christian's unprettier should have also been included and... Read more
My son and I sit there and banter about the moves and the guys and I'm not even into WWE!Published on January 24, 2013 by k p mcconnell
Great gift for my son, a huge WWE fan. The finishing move are legend, and he loved every minute of it.Published on December 3, 2012 by Carole Jackewich