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Rated
PG
Runtime 120 min
Ratings
94% critics Rotten Tomatoes
69% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 11+ Common Sense Media
Genre Drama, Sport
Release 12/03/76
Actors Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young, Carl Weathers
Directors John G. Avildsen
Rocky Balboa is a struggling boxer trying to make the big time, working as a debt collector for a pittance. When heavyweight champion Apollo Creed visits Philadelphia, his managers want to set up an exhibition match between Creed and a struggling boxer, touting the fight as a chance for a "nobody" to become a "somebody". The match is supposed to be easily won by Creed, but someone forgot to tell Rocky, who sees this as his only shot at the big time.
Genre Drama, Sport
Release 12/03/76
Actors Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young, Carl Weathers
Directors John G. Avildsen
Rocky Balboa is a struggling boxer trying to make the big time, working as a debt collector for a pittance. When heavyweight champion Apollo Creed visits Philadelphia, his managers want to set up an exhibition match between Creed and a struggling boxer, touting the fight as a chance for a "nobody" to become a "somebody". The match is supposed to be easily won by Creed, but someone forgot to tell Rocky, who sees this as his only shot at the big time.