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.
The only film in the whole saga not to feature any footage of Rocky's end fight opponent in training.
Club fight attendee:
Come on, Spider!
During the fight against Apollo, when Rocky gets his eyelid cut open, if you look closely, the man cutting it is actually squeezing a tube of fake blood onto Rocky's eye.
Butkus the dog is credited as "Butkus Stallone".
$5,000,000 (USA) (5 December 1976)
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