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The Resource Born to controversy [videorecording] : the Roddy Piper story, World Wrestling Entertainment Productions

Born to controversy [videorecording] : the Roddy Piper story, World Wrestling Entertainment Productions

Label
Born to controversy [videorecording] : the Roddy Piper story
Title
Born to controversy [videorecording]
Title remainder
the Roddy Piper story
Statement of responsibility
World Wrestling Entertainment Productions
Title variation
  • Roddy Piper story
  • World Wrestling Entertainment presents
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Covers the career of Roddy Piper, his intense rivalry with Hulk Hogan, and his ability to entertain, especially on his popular interview segment, Piper's Pit. Includes Piper's comments on his childhood, getting into the business at age 15, working with Mr. T, wrestling promoters, his movie appearances, working in WCW, his induction into the WWE Hall of Fame, and comments from fellow wrestlers Hulk Hogan, Ric Flair, "Cowboy" Bob Orton, and Greg "The Hammer" Valentine. Includes many of Roddy's greatest matches: Dog Collar Match for the United States Championship vs. Greg Valentine (Starrcade '83, 11/24/83); vs. Hulk Hogan (The War to Settle the Score, 2/18/85); vs. Paul Orndorff (Saturday Night's Main Event, 10/5/85); Steel Cage Match vs. Rick Rude (Madison Square Garden, 12/28/89); Intercontinental Championship Match: vs. The Mountie (Royal Rumble, 1/19/92); Intercontinental Championship Match vs. Bret Hart (Wrestlemania VIII, 4/1/90); and the Hollywood Backlot Brawl vs. Goldust (Wrestlemania XII, 3/31/96); plus more than 20 years of Piper's Pit
Member of
Cataloging source
HCO
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
Soundtrack in English
LC call number
GV1196.P56
LC item number
B67 2006
PerformerNote
Wrestler, Roddy Piper
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Piper, Roddy
  • World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc
  • WWE Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
540
Series statement
WW legends
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Piper, Roddy
  • Wrestlers
  • Wrestling matches
Technique
live action
Label
Born to controversy [videorecording] : the Roddy Piper story, World Wrestling Entertainment Productions
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc one : The story -- Disc two : The fights -- Disc three : The Pit
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 540 min.)
Lccn
2012600049
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
651191945603
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
65119194560
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
AV00096975
System control number
(OCoLC)76895372
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Born to controversy [videorecording] : the Roddy Piper story, World Wrestling Entertainment Productions
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc one : The story -- Disc two : The fights -- Disc three : The Pit
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 540 min.)
Lccn
2012600049
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
651191945603
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
65119194560
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
AV00096975
System control number
(OCoLC)76895372
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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