Pumping Iron 25th Anniversary Special Edition
Arnold Schwarzenegger works the crowds, plots strategies for defeating multiple opponents, shares his parents’ values with the press, and inspires legions of admirers with his resolute optimism about the future. And all of this long before he decided to run for governor of California, in 1977’s hit documentary, Pumping Iron. Larger than life, though not necessarily larger than his rivals for the Mr. Universe and Mr. Olympia bodybuilding titles (especially a young Lou Ferrigno, hot on Arnold’s competitive trail but much less interesting), Schwarzenegger still comes across, at age 28, as a consummate politician, smart, likable, and crafty
Pumping Iron 25th Anniversary Special Version
No Pain No Gain The Movie DVD Wide Screen
The story of a bodybuilder who longs to be respected for his mind. Mike Zorillo (Gus Malliarodakis), a small town Ohio champion bodybuilder with a genius IQ, journeys to the Mecca of bodybuilding, Los Angeles, determined to beat his nemesis, Jake Steel (Dennis Newman), with natural science instead of steroids. Far from home, he’s confronted by a gym culture of freaks, juicers and Hollywood wannabes. As he pursues his dream, he’s also persecuted by the world’s largest sports nutrition company, an entity that’s hell-bent on destroying him. Against all odds, the honest and driven bodybuilder resolves to win the prestigious “Mr. West Coast” competition as a way to prove himself and his ideas to the world.
This award-winning 35mm film was seen in movie theaters across the USA and praised by newspapers, magazines, television and radio.
Starring champion bodybuilder Gus Malliarodakis and Dennis Newman, “No Pain, No Gain”
No Pain No Get The Picture DVD A Wider Viewing Area
The Wisdom of Mike Mentzer The Art Science and Philosophy of a Bodybuilding Legend
The last word on how to build a better body–from the late, great Mike Mentzer With his revolutionary “Heavy Duty” system, Mike Mentzer changed the way bodybuilders train, showing them that “less is more” when it comes to making great gains. In The Wisdom of Mike Mentzer, you will discover Mike’s most advanced training techniques and philosophies–previously known only to his inner circle and personal clients. Drawing upon never-before-released materials, his longtime colleague John Little reveals Mentzer’s most powerful lessons and workout plans, including: The importance of working to failure Techniques for pushing past mental and physical plateaus How overtraining impedes progress A complete advanced “Heavy Duty” training system The workout that worked “like magic” for Mr. Universe himself More than an instruction manual, this thorough compendium brings together a lifetime of insights, training truths, and personal philosophies from one of the greatest bodybuilders of all time.
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5 Stars Mentzer’s Philosophy
Learn Mike Mentzer’s philosophy for bodybuilding and how to apply it to your own routine. The Mentzer approach can work for anyone.
The Wisdom Of Mike Mentzer The Artwork Science Along With Philosophy From A Bodybuilding Legend
Arnold Schwarzenegger is a pleasant surprise (Los Angeles Times) in his acting debut opposite Jeff Bridges (Seabiscuit) and Sally Field (Forrest Gump) in this richly comic and sparklingly exuberant (The Wall Street Journal) story of a young businessman who discovers himself in the wild offbeat world of bodybuilding!When entrepreneur Craig Blake (Bridges) buys a small gym he fully expects to demolish the place to make room for a high rise. Instead he finds himself drawn into a world he never knew existed. From a perky gymnast (Field) who wears her heart on her leotard to a philosophizing Mr. Universe hopeful (Schwarzenegger) the freewheeling spirit of the gym touches Craig in a way he never expected and plunges him into a hilarious off-the-wall plot to stop his high rise from ever rising!Format: DVD MOVIE Genre: