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Lucha Mexico

Director: Alex Hammond & Ian Markiewicz Run Time: 103 min. Format: DCP Rating: NR Release Year: 2016 Language: English and Spanish with English Subtitles

Starring: Shocker

Go behind the mask with Mexico’s real-life superheroes in LUCHA MEXICO!

In Mexico, the fight between good and evil has been waged every week for decades, thrilling generations of fans with the spectacle of Lucha Libre. Real-life superheroes and villains, these masked wrestlers put their lives on the line night after night to entertain the legions of fans. Gaining remarkable access to all the major Lucha promotions, Alex Hammond and Ian Markiewicz offer an entertaining, no holds barred look at some of the sport’s top performers, featuring the “1000% Guapo” Shocker, Luchador heir Blue Demon Jr, the tragic hardcore wrestler El Hijo Del Perro Aguayo, and extreme American bodybuilder Jon “Strongman” Andersen.¬†Lucha Mexico¬†goes behind the mask, on a journey into the heart of Mexico.