Age ratingPG - Parental guidance
Added onDecember 31, 2015
Pumping Iron is a part scripted, part documentary about the world of body building with a focus on the 1975 IFBB Mr Olympia & Mr Universe events. The film follows the competition between two close rivals for the title, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Lou ferrigno who are both close friends who push each other to train harder at the sport they love.
Released in 1977, the docudrama Pumping Iron became an instant box office hit and made Arnold Schwarzenegger a house-hold name. It also inspired thousands of people to go and train.