Averno Denies Signing With WWE, Nash Note, WWE Jobs
-- Averno gave an interview yesterday denying that he is going to WWE, and said that his focus is taking La Mascara's mask. However his father, who is a CMLL referee, has confirmed in a separate interview that Averno is headed to WWE.
-- WWE has a new job posting for an Archivist. The job is to "Plan, establish, and maintain WWE's repository of items that have enduring historical, aesthetic, and/or nostalgic value." You can see more at http://www.wwe-careers.com/
-- Here is the latest listing of wrestling related films on NetFlix:
* The Backyard - Paul Hough's great 2002 documentary on the world of Backyard wrestling, which won a number of film festival awards. Rob Van Dam is featured in the film as well.
* NEW - Behind Enemy Lines: Colombia - The WWE Studios film starring Ken Anderson/Kennedy.
* Below The Belt - The 1980 film starring Regina Baff as Rosa Rubinsky, a waitress who enters the world of professional wrestling. The film features the legendary Mildred Burke, playing herself, as Rubinsky's trainer.
* The Big Show: A Giant's Life - WWE's new 59 minute documentary on the former WWF and WCW World champion.
* Blind Eye - 2006 thriller featuring Roddy Piper in a supporting role.
* Bobby "The Brain" Heenan - WWE's documentary on the Hall of Fame manager.
* Bodyslam The Movie - The infamous 1986 comedy starring Dirk Benedict as a manager of a down and out metal band and a down and out tag team (played by Roddy Piper and The Tonga Kid) who merges the two to create a rock and wrestling connection. Captain Lou Albano and The Wild Samoans play the lead heels in the film, which also features cameos from Ric Flair, Bruno Sammartino and others.
* Breaking the Code: Chris Jericho - WWE's documentary on Jericho's wrestling career.
* Bret Hart: Wrestling with Shadows - The 1998 documentary on Bret Hart and Montreal.
* The Bronx Bunny Show - Pretty wacky talk show, including episodes where Chris Jericho and Stacy Keibler are interviewed.
* Dead Tides - Roddy Piper stars in this 1997 crime drama as a boat captain Mick, who falls in live with the wife of a drug lord who tricks him into smuggling drugs. When the DEA finds what he's been doing, he's forced to go undercover
* End Game - the 2009 independent thriller starring Kurt Angle as a serial killer and Jenna Morasca as the object of his obsession. Their meeting on this film led to Morasca in TNA.
* Ferocious Female Freedom Fighters - A 1982 film about a female wrestler wanting to retire, but forced to remain in the ring by her mother to help pay for her brother's surgery. Features an overdubbed dialouge by the infamous Troma Studios.
* Fred The Movie - Nickelodeon film with John Cena in a cameo as the title character's father.
* Half Past Dead 2 - The 2006 prison riot film starring Bill Goldberg.
* Hart and Soul - The Hart Family Anthology - WWE's documentary on the Hart family and their legacy.
* Honor - 2006 film about street gangs featuring Roddy Piper.
* NEW - Hunt to Kill - Steve Austin film. "U.S. Border Patrol agent Jim Rhodes (Austin), a deadly hunter whose only weak spot is his daughter, Kim (Marie Avgeropoulos), is forced to take violent revenge when a group of desperate thieves, led by the wily Banks (Gil Bellows), kidnaps Kim after a robbery. Banks demands that Rhodes lead them on foot through treacherous terrain to freedom across the border, but when he's crossed, Rhodes can't contain his fury."