The Resurrection of Jake The Snake Roberts

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This no-holds-barred documentary depicts the painful aftermath of colorful wrestling legend Jake "The Snake" Roberts and his heroic struggles to overcome poor health and substance abuse.

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Critic Reviews for The Resurrection of Jake The Snake Roberts

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  • The whole enterprise smacks of a pilot for something that might be called "Celebrity Wrestler Rehab."

    Oct 15, 2015 | Full Review…
  • It's also purely a heartbreaking look at what alcoholism can do to a person mentally; constantly telling themselves they were not a good enough human being to deserve the love of friends and family around them

    Dec 2, 2017 | Rating: 5/5 | Full Review…
  • Jake The Man makes for pure documentary gold, with his salty turns of phrase, busted heart, and that tiny sliver of hope which he clings to like a boa constrictor even in his darkest hours.

    Apr 22, 2016 | Full Review…
  • Doesn't reinvent the wheel, but makes accessible and inspiring the real story of a man in progress, working toward rehabilitation. The heartfelt effort and brotherhood of the film's charismatic wrestling superstar subjects are its true brilliance.

    Oct 13, 2015 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…

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