About the film
WWE King of the Ring 1996
Release Date: June 23, 1996
|Slogan||:||«3 Championship Matches!»|
|Production Companies||:||World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE)|
|Writers||:||Vince McMahon, Bruce Prichard, Jim Cornette, Pierre Clermont|
King of the Ring (1996) was the fourth annual King of the Ring. The event took place on June 23, 1996 from the MECCA Arena in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The main event was a standard wrestling match for the WWF Championship. Shawn Michaels competed against British Bulldog, with Mr. Perfect serving as the special guest enforcer. The undercard featured the 1996 King of the Ring tournament. Other matches on the undercard included a WWF Intercontinental Championship match between champion Goldust and challenger Ahmed Johnson, Mankind versus The Undertaker, Ultimate Warrior versus Jerry "The King" Lawler and a WWF Tag Team Championship match between champions The Smoking Gunns and challengers The Godwinns.