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Rocky 1976

  • John G. Avildsen
  • November 21, 1976
  • 119 mins
  • English
  • Drama
His whole life was a million-to-one shot.
When world heavyweight boxing champ Apollo Creed wants to give an unknown fighter a shot at the title as a publicity stunt, his handlers pick palooka Rocky Balboa, an uneducated collector for a Philadelphia loan shark.


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A classic from a different age, and the mold of a lot of movies to follow.

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Rocky and Adrian are so bloody cute. I honestly thought this was a story about a boxer who was a meanie but he's such a sweetheart.

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Amazing movie. Really inspiring. Who didn't feel like training with that music?

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