It sounds like just another urban legend -- a videotape filled with nightmarish images leads to a phone call foretelling the viewer's death in exactly seven days. Newspaper reporter Rachel Keller (Naomi Watts) is skeptical of the story until four teenagers all die mysteriously exactly one week after watching just such a tape. Allowing her investigative curiosity to get the better of her, Rachel tracks down the video and watches it. Now she has just seven days to unravel the mystery.
His death was confirmed on Wednesday in a statement released by World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). No cause of death was given.
Johnson, whose real name was Wayde Douglas Bowles, rose to fame with the WWE in the 1980s.
after his retirement in 1991, Johnson helped train his son Dwayne, now a Hollywood star, became a WWE wrestling icon in his own right.
In 2008, Dwayne included, this anchored him in the WWE Hall of Fame, where "he will forever remain as one of sports-entertainment's most influential Performer," the WWE said.
In his testimony, and "extended his condolences to Johnson's family, friends and fans".
Wrestling-stars have paid tribute to Johnson, described as "barrier-breaking performer" of fellow hall of fame " member, Triple H .Who was Rocky 'Soul Man ' Johnson?
Born on 24. August 1944, Johnson grew up in Amherst, Nova Scotia , Canada, before moving to Toronto in his youth, when he started with the wrestling.
In his teenage years, Johnson trained a boxer in sparring with the likes of Muhammad Ali and George Foreman . But he would be wrestling as his profession, entering into the industry with The National Wrestling Alliance (NWA) in the mid-1960s.
"He found his greatest success when he said, along with Tony Atlas as The Soul Patrol," the WWE in his opinion. "The two men were The First African-American World Tag Team Champions in WWE history, when they defeated The Wild Samoans at 10. December 1983. "
Described as "physically imposing and extremely charismatic" of the WWE, Johnson was best known for his high-flying drop Kick In The Ring . A gravity defying feat, this step would often. send Johnson's opponent is on a collision course with the canvasYou may also be interested in:
"I thought I was in shape and the things they did in The South , I would not go," Johnson said. "You wanted to whip me on TV, to do like You used to, with the slaves and All That . I said: 'no. I came as an Athlete , and I'm going to go as an Athlete . "And You respected me for that. "The Rock ", is considered one of The Greatest professional wrestlers of all time
His son was a great success in the sport, before an actor starring in such blockbuster films as The Scorpion King , Fast & Furious 6 and the Jumanji franchise.Who has paid tribute to offer?