This film chronicles the decades-long career of John Brzenk, a world-class champion arm wrestler whose advancing age has prompted him to question whether he should retire at the peak of his game or continue to take on new challengers.
John Brzenk is a new kind of super hero: a real one. His superhuman strength is arm wrestling. Having beat every competitor on the planet he now battles age as well as the two titans from opposite ends of world, pining to claim his throne.
John Brzenk isn't a household name unless you follow the sport of arm wrestling -- but if you do, Brzenk is to his sport what Michael Jordan is to basketball or Muhammad Ali is to boxing. Born in 1964, Brzenk began competing seriously at age 16, and two
"Pulling John" (2010) "Pulling John" (2010) This sweat-drenched documentary follows John Brzenk, a living legend in the professional armwrestling world who has remained the undefeated champion for 25 years. Now at age 40, he faces two dangerous newcomers who want to dethrone him. | Not Rated | 1 hr. 12 min.