a 1976 sports drama the tells the story of Rocky Balboa an uneducated but kind heart debt collector for a loan shark in Philadelphia who later gets a shot at the World Heacyweight Championship. Sylvester Stallone co-wrote the script and starred as Rocky. The movie was so successful it's spawned five sequels...so far!
The Most Famous Rocky Balboa Quotes from the Rocky Film Series
Burt Young__ Gerald Tommaso DeLouise (born April 30, 1940) better known by his stage name Burt Young, is an American actor, painter and author. He is best known for his Academy Award-nominated role as Sylvester Stallone's brother-in-law and best friend Paulie Pennino in the Rocky film series.
TONY BURTON (MARCH 23, 1937 – FEB. 25, 2016) Actor Tony Burton, best known for playing Tony "Duke" Evers in the hugely successful "Rocky" (1976-2015) film series, died on Feb. 25, 2016. Burton had a brief boxing career before joining the acting business. Some of his other roles included "Shade" (2003) and "Hack!" (2007).
I hate boxing. But this is a movie that isn't about boxing. It's about someone who happens to be a boxer. And its brilliance has never faded. It still brings a lump to my throat at the end every time I see it.