Movie Trailer for Rocky (1976) starring Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young, Carl Weathers, Burgess Meredith, Joe Spinell directed by John G. Avildsen Movie Review

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Trailer for Rocky

For years Rocky Balboa (Sylvester Stallone - Driven) has been trying to make it as a boxer, whilst also working as a debt collector for a small time money shark. But when he finds himself falling out of favour with his manager, he feels his career may be over. The only thing which seems to be going for him is his relationship with local pet shop worker Adrian (Talia Shire - The Godfather: Part II). But when Heavyweight boxing Champion Apollo Creed (Carl Weathers - Happy Gilmore) next defence bout is cancelled, he decides to stage an exhibition bout between himself and a complete unknown, touting it as a chance for a 'nobody' to become a 'somebody'. Offering Rocky the chance at a crack at the Heavyweight title, Apollo believes it will be a simple walk over and a publicity stunt but Rocky has different plans, and along with his manager, Mickey (Burgess Meredith), they set about making the most of this once in a life time opportunity. ... Read Review

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