PG | | Drama, Sport
A small-time boxer gets a supremely rare chance to fight a heavy-weight champion in a bout in which he strives to go the distance for his self-respect.
When Apollo Creed begins his entrance into the ring for the Heavyweight Championship Fight the song playing is the United States Marine Corps Hymn.
Club fight attendee:
Come on, Spider!
Rocky wakes up at 4:30am to start his exercise regime,it is December. When we see him out jogging up the steps,the dawn is breaking. The sun should not be coming up until after 7:00am (Unless he ran for 2 & 1/2 hours!)
Butkus the dog is credited as "Butkus Stallone".
$5,000,000 (USA) (5 December 1976)
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