Everything Is Festival is going on right now at Cinefamily and, as part of it, last night they screened Glow: The Story of the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling. Of course, it sold out. We were able to catch the encore screening at 11 p.m. which may not have sold out, but was really full. Obviously, everyone still loves the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling. I know I do. Fortunately, so does my boyfriend.
My dad was really into wrestling, both Olympic style and the professional stuff, so I watched a lot of it as a kid. Wrestlemania was a big event for us. I grew up knowing who all the wrestlers were, what their schtick was and everything. It wasn’t just the wrestling that captivated me. It was the spectacle. But, wrestling was almost always the boys’ arena.