Kayfabe Commentaries presents
Timeline: The History of WWE – 1997 – As Told By Jim Cornette
Running time: 3:11
Universally regarded as one of the greatest shoot interviews ever, Cornette leads us on another journey into 1997. RAW is going live every week. The Shawn and Bret situation is reaching its boiling point. Bad news from Pillman’s hotel. 1997 is the year that will set up the big boom period to follow, as Austin, The Rock, and Undertaker were getting set to ignite the business.
And our guest for this tour is none other than the most outspoken shoot DVD guest ever, Jim Cornette. Jim was working WWE creative in ’97 so you have unprecedented access to every meeting, locker room fight, and TV taping there was. And Cornette brings his WWE agent journal along just to make sure he gets every detail right!!!
Shawn and Bret…the Sable mess…the birth of Austin…Russo’s role is solidified…Kevin Dunn cries…Vader’s nose…inside the writing meeting…Montreal in November…Effects of the curtain call…One night in ECW…Chyna…Pillman dies…more…MORE…MORE!!!