Rocky (1976)

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.

Rotten Tomatoes: Certified Fresh 93% / Audience 69%

6/10

Rated PG 1 hr 59 mins

GENRES
Drama
DIRECTION
John G. Avildsen
CAST
Sylvester Stallone  •  Talia Shire  •  Burt Young  •  Carl Weathers

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CAST & CHARACTERS
Sylvester Stallone Rocky Balboa
Talia Shire Adrianna "Adrian" Pennino
Burt Young Paulie
Carl Weathers Apollo Creed
Burgess Meredith Mickey Goldmill
Thayer David Jergens
Joe Spinell Gazzo
Jimmy Gambina Mike
Bill Baldwin Fight Announcer
Al Silvani Cut Man
George Memmoli Ice Rink Attendant
Jodi Letizia Marie