WWE ushered in a new era when WrestleMania took over "The World's Most Famous Arena" Madison Square Garden in New York. The star-studded affair - featuring Hulk Hogan and TV sensation Mr. T against "Rowdy" Roddy Piper and Paul Orndorff - involved the likes of Cyndi Lauper, Muhammad Ali and Liberace. Plus, Andre the Giant decimating Bobby Heenan's charge, Big John Studd, in a $15,000 Body Slam Challenge.
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The match between King Kong Bundy
and S.D. Jones is said to have set a record of 9 seconds for the shortest match in WWF history. However, the match, in real time, actually runs for at least 20 seconds. See more
The DVD changed Liberace's entrance, originally he came out to a rendition of Frank Sinatra's "New York, New York". It has been changed to a generic theme. Also, the end credits originally had the theme from Beverly Hills Cop, which has been changed to generic music. See more
Followed by Summerslam