Rocky

Directed by John G. Avildsen | PG | 120 min | 1976 | Drama, Sport | Rocky IMDB link

Starring Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young, Carl Weathers

Rocky Balboa, a small-time boxer, gets a supremely rare chance to fight the heavy-weight champion, Apollo Creed, in a bout in which he strives to go the distance for his self-respect.