Posted On March 27, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Details On Randy Orton Starring In WWE’s The Marine 3: Homefront

- Variety reports that Randy Orton will star in WWE Studios’ The Marine: Homefront. No word when the movie will be released but production begins on June 11th in Vancouver. The movie will be distributed by Fox straight-to-DVD and will eventually air on the WWE Network.   WWE will have an exhibit up at WrestleMania Axxess this week where fans can read part of the script of The Marine 3.   The movie will be directed by Scott Wiper, who directed WWE’s The Condemned with Steve Austin. In The MarineRead More

Posted On March 22, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Best Of WCW Clash Of The Champions DVD Box Art Cover

Sting and Ric Flair are featured on the cover of “WWE: The Best of WCW Clash of the Champions.” The three-disc DVD and two-disc Blu-ray hits stores in the US on May 22nd. Here’s the cover photo:Read More
- Sting turns 53 years old today. – TNA has lost their national DVD distribution deal. Their distribution partner, Navarre, is getting out of the DVD distribution business. TNA is currently looking for a new partner. – Karen and Jeff Jarrett were in Mexico over the weekend for AAA’s Rey de Reyes event. Jarrett dropped the AAA Mega Heavyweight Title to El Mesias in the main event.Read More

Posted On March 19, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Punk DVD News, Ryder Holding Rally, Ultimate Warrior, Birthday’s

- The WWE camera crews were with CM Punk again this past week filming content for his upcoming DVD. Punk wrote that he was playing Kofi Kingston in the new Street Fighter X Tekken video game and that will be included on the DVD. Punk won the fight with Zangief. – Zack Ryder will be holding a rally outside of the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia today to get a spot on Team Long at WrestleMania 28. – The Ultimate Warrior is featured in the new issue of Revolver magazineRead More

Posted On March 15, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rock DVD Success, Evan Bourne Latest, Raw Sellout

- Monday’s WWE RAW Supershow from Cleveland drew a sellout of 18,289 announced fans with 15,000 of those paid. – WWE’s most recent DVD set on The Rock is already the best selling sports DVD of 2012. WrestleMania 28 on DVD will beat those numbers since WrestleMania is always WWE’s best selling DVD each year. – The latest word on Evan Bourne is that he is on a list of talents that won’t be pushed after WrestleMania 28 but that could change due to depth issues and other factors. AsRead More

Posted On March 14, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Mike Tyson Added To WrestleMania Axxess, Post-WM Matches, More

- Boxing legend Mike Tyson has been added to WWE’s WrestleMania Fan Axxess event. Tyson will appear on March 30 from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. ET at the Miami Beach Convention Center. – WWE Extreme Rules 2012 is scheduled to be released on DVD on May 29. WWE Over The Limit 2012 is scheduled to be released on DVD on June 19. – CM Punk vs. Chris Jericho is being locally advertised for the April 7 WWE Raw taping in Greensboro, NC. – CM Punk & John Cena vs.Read More

Posted On March 14, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Legends Set For WMania Weekend, Edge’s Movie, JR, More

Roddy Piper, Terry Funk, Dory Funk Jr., Jimmy Hart, Gerald Brisco, Hacksaw Duggan, Paul Bearer, Tony Atlas, Gene Okerlund and Hillbilly Jim are all confirmed to be at Wrestlemania weekend for WWE. Jim Ross will be down at WWE developmental this weekend. WWE’s new film starring Edge, “Bending the Rules” is expected to be released on DVD and Blu-Ray on March 27th. Expect the film to get pushed hard during Wrestlemania week. You can pre-order the DVD at this link. Yoshihiro Tajiri’s final SMASH promotion event is scheduled to takeRead More

Posted On March 13, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Info On WWE’s Biggest ECW Matches & Falls Count Anywhere DVDs

- As noted before, WWE will be releasing “WWE: Falls Count Anywhere Matches” via two-disc Blu-ray and three-disc DVD on June 26th in North America. The set will be hosted by Mick Foley. Courtesy of WWEDVDNews, here is the official synopsis: “Sometimes, rivalries become so intense, they cannot be contained within the ring and cannot be contested by the usual rules. For matches that spill outside the ring, there are Falls Count Anywhere Matches. Hosted by the Hardcore Legend, Mick Foley, this collection highlights more than 30 years of lawlessRead More

Posted On March 12, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WM 24 DVD Pulled From Stores, Mayweather, WWE Website News

- As noted before, WWE has revamped its website once again. The new site will feature more history. One idea behind that is to try and get the website visitors more into history, hoping they will be more interested in calling their cable companies to request the WWE Network where they will be able to view the old matches and programming. – WWEDVDNews reports that the WrestleMania 24 DVD and Blu-ray has been pulled from stores worldwide. It’s speculated that the DVD’s were pulled due to the lawsuit filed inRead More

Posted On March 8, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rock Purchases Mansion, CM Punk DVD, WWE Business Figures

- Production for CM Punk’s upcoming DVD set is underway, with a camera crew following the WWE champion this week. – WWE will be releasing a new children’s book soon titled, “The General Manager’s Handbook.” – WWE.com had 12 million unique visitors in the month of January, down 7% from January 2011. – The WWEShop website averaged 548 merchandise orders per day, down 19% from January 2011. – WWE shipped 158,000 DVD units in January, down 16% from January 2011. – WreslteMania 28 main eventer Dwyane “The Rock” Johnson closedRead More

Posted On March 6, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Punk Picks Cena Over Rock, Garden Gnomes, Superstars Pulled Over

- During one of the “History Lesson” segments that took place on Monday’s RAW, The Rock made fun of John Cena’s WWE merchandise, including a garden gnome dressed up like Cena. For the readers who emailed in asking if such merchandise exists – yes, WWE does sell garden gnomes. The WWE Shop websites has 4 different WWE-themed garden gnomes for sale – but none of them feature John Cena. The ones available for purchase include Hornswoggle, Triple H, Steve Austin, and… ait for it… The Rock. You can view theRead More
– It was announced at Monday’s Raw SuperShow at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts that Night of Champions will take place at the same venue on September 16, 2012. There will be a pre-sale this week on Ticketmaster.com with the code WWENOC. — Triple H will compete at WWE’s Road to WrestleMania event at Madison Square Garden on March 18, 2012 as he teams up with CM Punk and Randy Orton in a Six-Man Tag Team Match against Chris Jericho, Cody Rhodes and Dolph Ziggler. Also announced for theRead More
Arda Ocal of The Score Television Network had a chance to sit down and interview former WWE Women’s Champion Trish Stratus. In the interview, Stratus does not rule out the possibility of attending WrestleMania but says “it’s not on my calendar at the moment.” She also talks about her upcoming movie project with Lita and defends Natalya’s “flatulence” and Eve’s “Hoeski” angles. Highlights: Her new movie release “Bounty Hunters” on DVD, how did she get involved in the project: “The director/writer Patrick McBrearty, he sat down and wrote a scriptRead More

Posted On February 22, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Releasing Top 25 ECW Matches On DVD & Blu-ray

- WWE will be releasing a new ECW DVD this year as Shock Entertainment, the official WWE distributor for Australia, has the set on their list of DVD’s scheduled to be released later this year. “WWE: Biggest Matches in ECW History” looks to be released in Australia on June 6th, which means it would hit other locations worldwide around the same time. It’s scheduled to be released as a three-disc DVD and a two-disc Blu-ray. Here’s the synopsis from Shock: “All new 3 DVD set, collecting The 25 greatest matchesRead More
– NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal told HollywoodLife.com that he would be wrestling at WrestleMania XXVIII. O’Neal said “Yes I’ll be there!” when asked at Saturday’s Cartoon Network Hall of Game Awards if he would be wrestling at the pay-per-view event. Shaq, however, wouldn’t say who he’ll be grappling. — After arriving in Minneapolis, Minnesota for tonight’s Raw SuperShow, Vickie Guerrero wrote the following on Twitter: “I’m here in Minneapolis with a heavy heart….I will focus on good thoughts.” Her late husband, Eddie Guerrero, was found dead in a Minneapolis hotelRead More

Posted On February 15, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Full Content Listing For Edge’s New WWE DVD & Blu-ray

- Courtesy of WWEDVDNews, below is the full content listing for “You Think You Know Me: The Story of Edge.” WWE will release it on DVD and Blu-ray April 10th in North America. DISC 1 It’s All Over A Childhood Obsession The Winning Essay Paying to Wrestle Worth the Struggles Nothing Happens Overnight The Silent Mysterious One Best Friends United A Variety Package Spring Boarding into Singles Teaming with his Idol A Grounding Halt A Lifestyle Change A Fire Inside Explodes Personal Drama Exposed Shocking the World An Even BiggerRead More

Posted On February 8, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jim Ross Blog: Jeff Hardy Back In WWE, New Projects, TNA & More

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross has updated his blog, which you can read in its entirety over at JRsBarBQ.com.Here are some highlights of what JR wrote about: New Projects In The Works: “The King and I spent about 2+ hours working on a new project that we will continue to work on over the next month or so. More info on it when the time is right.” “I also worked on a new, DVD project, unaware of the release date, on the Top 50 Finishing Moves in Wrestling onRead More

Posted On February 8, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Drew McIntyre On Tour with Raw, Raw In-Ring Action, Piper

- WWE Hall of Famer Roddy Piper’s new wrestling-related movie “Fancypants” will be screened this Thursday at 7pm from the AMC Westshore 14 movie theater in Tampa, Florida. The movie comes out on DVD later this year. – Stan sent word that last night’s WWE RAW Supershow had 27 minutes and 29 seconds of in-ring action, down from the previous week. – Zack Ryder noted on Twitter that he is not with the RAW crew that’s headed over to Abu Dhabi for a tour this week. Drew McIntyre, who isRead More

Posted On February 8, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jim Ross Blog: Update On WWE DVD’s, Brodus Clay, FCW

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is back with a new blog on jrsbarbq.com. Here are some highlights: – The King and I spent about 2+ hours working on a new project that we will continue to work on over the next month or so. More info on it when the time is right. – I also worked on a new, DVD project, unaware of the release date, on the Top 50 Finishing Moves in Wrestling on Monday. That should be an interesting DVD and as is customary with ‘lists’Read More