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WATCH: Rare Andre The Giant footage released online

Recently, promoter John Arezzi joined Twitter and has been sharing some rare footage he filmed from the ’70s. Some of the footage includes a match between WWE Hall Of Famer Andre The Giant and Professor Tanaka from Madison Square Garden. Check out the footage here, and many more, here:

“Thanks to the 200 people who voted on the poll today. Winning with a majority of 48% as promised here is a clip from Andre The Giant vs. Professor Tanaka from Madison Square Garden I filmed back in the early 70s. Enjoy!!”

“I used to shoot 8mm film at Madison Square Garden when I was a kid. Have dozens of matches on film. Here are a few stills from my film of Andre The Giant’s MSG debut from 1972 vs. Buddy Wolfe!”

“Mil Mascaras debut in NY at Madison Square Garden. He was the first wrestler in the history of MSG allowed to wear his mask by the NY State Athletic Commissiob. A few seconds of history I shot back in the day.”

“An early Christmas gift for all my followers! Here is a clip from a 1973 bout between Fred Blassie vs. WWWF Champ Pedro Morales at MSG! The crowd was at a near riot frenzy! Suspension of disbelief??? Oh hell yeah!”

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