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4,249 Ratings


Directed by John G. Avildsen
United States, 1976
Sport, Drama


This Oscar-winning saga which spawned a number of sequels depicts a classic underdog story of a small town boxer named Rocky Balboa who is given the chance to go head-to-head with a heavy weight champion named Apollo Creed.

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Rocky Directed by John G. Avildsen

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1977 | 7 nominations including: Best Actor in a Leading Role

1977 | 3 wins including: Best Director

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