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Rocky

Cast

Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young, Carl Weathers View All


Crew

John G. Avildsen (Director), Sylvester Stallone (Screenplay) View All

Released: Nov. 21st, 1976
Runtime: 1 hour, 59 minutes
When world heavyweight boxing champion, Apollo Creed wants to give an unknown fighter a shot at the title as a publicity stunt, his handlers choose palooka Rocky Balboa, an uneducated collector for a Philadelphia loan shark.
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Gideon58
He is good at his work even if his heart gets in the way sometimes and he recently lost his locker at the gym where he....
KeyserCorleone
Now when John Mahoney's character said "fruity," I felt he meant "human." I don't know about you, but I think a human boxing story is something the world needs rather than ninety minutes of punching. My point is simple.
Citizen Rules
I didn't expect that from this film. I thought this would be a glossy, big budget, feel good flick. Instead it felt more personal and more real too.
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