Rocky (PG)Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Burgess Meredith, Talia Shire
Author(s): Sylvester Stallone
Director: John G Avildsen
Release Date: 04/02/1977
Running Time: 119mins
Undefeated heavyweight boxing champion Apollo Creed is poised to defend his title against Mac Lee Green at the Philadelphia Spectrum. When the challenger injures his hand and is forced to pull out of the high profile bout, Creed choose small-time local boxer Rocky Balboa, nicknamed “The Italian Stallion”, as a replacement. Aided by gym owner Mickey Goldmill and good friend Paulie, Rocky prepares for the fight of his life.