Beyond the Mat

Beyond the Mat (1999)

The Movie Vince McMahon Doesn't Want You to See.

  • Genre: Documentary
  • Release Date: 1999-10-22
  • User Rating: 7.7/10 from 35 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 42min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Lionsgate
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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Beyond the Mat is a 1999 professional wrestling documentary, directed by Barry W. Blaustein. The movie focuses on the lives of professional wrestlers outside of the ring, especially Mick Foley, Terry Funk, and Jake Roberts. The film heavily focuses on the World Wrestling Federation (WWF), often criticizing it and its chairman Vince McMahon. It also follows Extreme Championship Wrestling, it's rise in popularity, and many other independent wrestlers and organisations.

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  • Mick Foley

    as Himself
  • Terry Funk

    as Himself
  • Vince McMahon

    as Himself
  • Jake Roberts

    as Himself
  • Jesse Ventura

    as Himself
  • Noelle Foley

    as Herself (uncredited)
  • Barry W. Blaustein

    as Narrator
  • Michael Manna

    as Stevie Richards
  • Scott Anthony Levy

    as Raven
  • Mark William Calaway

    as The Undertaker
  • Tony Jones

    as Himself
  • Michael Modest

    as Himself
  • Darren Drozdov

    as Droz
  • Accie Julius Connor

    as D'Lo Brown
  • Dwayne Johnson

    as The Rock
  • Paul Heyman

    as Himself
  • Dennis Stamp

    as Himself
Production Brian Grazer Producer
Production Ron Howard Producer
Directing Barry W. Blaustein Director
Production Barry W. Blaustein Producer
Writing Barry W. Blaustein Writer