Truth be told I missed the peak of Piper’s career. i was too young to understand the greatness of his matches, his hilarious promos and his biting sarcasm during the 80s, and by the time I was older and into the Attitude era of WWF, he was wasting away his time having horrible matches in WCW.
But good lord was I blown away after watching “They Live” on basic cable one night. I was obsessed, devouring the movie and reading trivia about one of the greatest sci-fi movies ever made.
John Carpenter + Roddy Piper + Keith David = A fabulous sci-fi movie.
He and David were an unlikely pair, but they worked well together. Two grizzled actors who looked like they could kick the shit out of anyone.
And they definitely kicked the shit out of each other.
Please, witness the greatest fight scene caught on film.