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Why We Train (2008)

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This documentary has as its main purpose to shine a positive light on bodybuilding, power lifting, health and fitness. Also: A Tribute to Reg Park and honoring Muscle beach and all those ... See full summary »

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Darin Mangan

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Guile Branco
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Cast

Credited cast:
Guile Branco ... Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Barbie Barbell Barbie Barbell ... Herself
Dave Bautista ... Himself
Brooke Chirone Brooke Chirone ... Herself
Franco Columbu ... Himself
Ed Corney ... Himself
Allen Cutler ... Himself
Lou Ferrigno ... Himself
Gary Garver Gary Garver ... Himself
Jeffrey Wayne Henderson Jeffrey Wayne Henderson ... Himself
Victor Konovalov Victor Konovalov ... Himself
Carlos Laguna Carlos Laguna ... Himself
Paul Levesque ... Himself
Ana Lopes ... Interviewer
Scot Mendelson Scot Mendelson ... Himself
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This documentary has as its main purpose to shine a positive light on bodybuilding, power lifting, health and fitness. Also: A Tribute to Reg Park and honoring Muscle beach and all those who inspired us. Guile Branco is a bodybuilder preparing for his last competition taking place at Muscle Beach, Venice. As he prepares he meets several champions and get insight into their lives and why training is so important. Written by Guile Branco

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One man's journey through the world of weight training!

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 September 2008 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Columbus, Ohio, USA See more »

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$70,000 (estimated)
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1.78 : 1 / (letterbox)
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Trivia

Initially it was supposed to be a film solely about Guile Branco's preparation for his last contest - however, during the filming, he ended up meeting other great athletes almost by chance, which led the film to be more about his journey and the people he meets. See more »

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