The Iron Claw is a movie about the rise and fall of the legendary Von Erich family, who made a huge impact on the sport of professional wrestling in the 1960s. The title of the movie is based on Von Erich’s finishing hold. Now it appears the release date for the final has been officially announced.

The film is set to star Zac Efron, who will play Kevin Von Erich in the movie. Besides Zac Efron, the film will feature the likes of pro wrestling legend Ric Flair and AEW World Champion MJF.

According to a report by Variety, the film will release in theaters in the United States just before Christmas, on December 22. It was also reported that the movie isn’t expected to debut at any festivals ahead of then, as it is currently in post-production.

MJF’s role was also confirmed in the upcoming film. Fans are certainly quite excited about the upcoming project. We will have to wait and see how the film will turn out.


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Subhojeet Mukherjee

Subhojeet is a professional wrestling fan for over 22 years. He got captivated by the sport during the Monday Night Wars and has a passion for it ever since. He also enjoys TV shows, movies, anime, novels and music, which broadens his perspective and appreciation for wrestling. He is a knowledgeable and respected voice in the industry.

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