Game of Arms

Game of Arms Poll – Who Should Win in a Battle Between Bart Wood and Cobra Rhodes?

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Next Tuesday on Game of Arms, the showdown begins between Bart Wood (Erie Wrecking Crew) and Cobra Rhodes (Kansas City Rolling Thunder). Who will win at the arm wrestling table? Make your prediction now!

Cast your vote now!

Filed under: Game of Arms, Unscripted

Game of Arms

TheWrap Teases Game of Arms‘ “War Horses”

goa101-press-325This week, TheWrap checks out Game of Arms‘ most recent episode, “War Horses.” Plus, a Sacramento Arm Benders team member is interviewed by his local paper. Read on for more:

TheWrap previewed Episode 8, “War Horses,” commenting, “These men mean business and their seriousness about this game takes the stakes higher.”

The (Stockton, Calif.) Record profiles Alex Coleman, a member of the Sacramento Arm Benders who has appeared on Game of Arms.

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Filed under: Game of Arms, original series, Press, Unscripted

Freakshow

Hypable Previews Morgue Season 2 Stunt; TV.com on Freakshow Return

fs-morgue-325.jpgThis week, Hypable readies itself for Season 2 with an exclusive clip of Morgue. Plus, TV.com announces Freakshow‘s May 6 premiere date. Read on for more:

Hypable presents a video from Season 2 of Morgue performing a stunt where “the slightest wrong move will cause a lot of pain.”

TV.com reports on the May 6 debut of Freakshow‘s Season 2.

Shockya features an exclusive Freakshow clip and observes, “AMC has a lot of compelling television, and this one certainly pushes the envelope in terms of showing how reality is sometimes even stranger than fiction.”

To stay up-to-date with all the latest Freakshow news, sign up for the The AMC Weekly.

Filed under: Freakshow, original series, Press, Unscripted

Small Town Security

Huffington Post Checks Out Season 3 Preview; TV.com Talks Small Town Security Debut

sts-325.jpgThis week, The Huffington Post is excited about Small Town Security‘s May 6 opener. Plus, TV.com says Season 3 will see new characters. Read on for more:

The Huffington Post trumpets the return of Small Town Security, with a cast that “wants even crazier story lines.”

TV.com reports on the return of Small Town Security in a Season 3 that will “see several new characters join the cast.”

Zap2it showcases a Season 3 promo where Small Town Security‘s employees “celebrate the returning season with — what else? — a foot massage day.”

To stay up-to-date with all the latest Small Town Security news, sign up for the The AMC Weekly.

Filed under: original series, Press, Small Town Security, Unscripted

Freakshow

Check Out the New Season 2 Billboards for Freakshow

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The Freaks are back! In anticipation of Freakshow‘s second season, billboards featuring cast members Asia, Morgue and Creature have been placed throughout Los Angeles and New York City. Check out these photos of the Season 2 billboards and don’t forget to tune in to AMC on Tuesday, May 6th at 10/9c for the Freakshow premiere.

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Game of Arms

Game of Arms Poll – Who Should Win in a Battle Between Travis Bagent and Don Underwood?

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In next week’s episode of Game of Arms, Travis Bagent (Erie Wrecking Crew) faces off with Don Underwood (Kansas City Rolling Thunder) at the arm wrestling table. Who will win? Make your prediction now!

Cast your vote now!

Filed under: Game of Arms, Unscripted

Run Forrest, Run! Be Sure to Catch Him On-Air and Online During Gump Week

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Not only did he teach Elvis how to dance, Forrest Gump is an all star college football player, decorated Vietnam War veteran, international ping-pong champion, respected shrimp boat captain and a cross country marathon runner. Not too shabby for a man who began life in rural Alabama with an IQ of 75. This Monday, April 14, AMC kicks off Gump Week beginning  7/6c. Over the next six days you have thirteen chances to catch up with the blissfully simple Forrest (Tom Hanks), his true love Jenny (Robin Wright) and his wise, supportive Mama (Sally Field). Want even more of Gump and its stars? Check out…

Ultimate Fan Games
Forrest Gump UFG
After becoming a ping-pong champ, Forrest appears on which talk show? Play game

Tom Hanks UFG
Tom Hanks got his start acting in what low-budget slasher film? Play game

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Game of Arms

Game of Arms Q&A – Craig Tullier (Baton Rouge Roughnecks)

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A Louisiana oil worker, Craig Tullier of the Baton Rouge Roughnecks talks about his bone-breaking profession and curling more than his body weight with just one hand. 

Q: Do wrestlers take on some of the characteristics of their cities?

A: The training can be different depending on the area. The New York guys tend to fight grips a lot more. With the California guys, I find they’re looking to get an advantage however they can. Down here [in Baton Rouge], even though I approach the sport with technique, a lot of guys want to beat people with power. Sometimes it works, but in my book, you need to know how to take power from your opponent. Turbo and Chop are two of the more stubborn ones. [Laughs]. They go to the table with one mindset.

Q: Do you think people underestimate “Turbo” Borrow and “Chop” Bertrand because of their heavyset builds?

A: With those guys, it goes two ways. Someone might say, “Look at these guys, they’re out of shape, they’re not real athletes.” But the other side sees them partying and drinking and thinks, “If they’re doing that and winning, imagine if they got serious and trained.” The public does like to see big, ripped up guys like me and [New York firefighter] Mike Ayello, but others want the flip side, the goofballs.

Q: You took a six-year break from the sport. What happened?

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Filed under: Game of Arms, Unscripted

Story Notes for Forrest Gump

sn-forrestgump-284x184 Weeknights during prime time on AMC, you can catch Story Notes — real time trivia and facts about your favorite movies! Below is the online version of the Story Notes for Forrest Gump.

Award Notes
Forrest Gump (1994) was nominated for 12 Oscars. It won six, including Best Picture.

Forrest Gump was nominated for Oscars for Best Sound and Sound Effects Editing.

Forrest Gump won the Oscar for Best Film Editing.

Cinematographer Don Burgess was nominated for an Oscar for this movie.

Composer Alan Silvestri was nominated for an Oscar for Best Original Score.
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Game of Arms

Game of Arms Poll – Who Should Win in a Battle Between Randy Weaver and Ray Hennerichs?

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Tomorrow night, Randy Weaver (Sacramento Arm Benders) meets Ray Hennerichs (Baton Rouge Roughnecks) at the arm wrestling table on Game of Arms. Who will win? Make your prediction now!

Cast your vote now!

Filed under: Game of Arms, Unscripted