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HBO Doc André the Giant Explores the Tragedy and Avarice Around a Larger-Than-Life Professional Wrestler

HBO’s documentary on the life of professional wrestler André the Giant is a surprisingly morose affair. By the end, a number of men, some who profited very well from André’s exertions, shed tears over his lonesome death. He lived fast and died before age fifty. He became addicted to performing, wrestling far beyond his body’s […]