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3.6
4,323 Ratings

Rocky

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

Synopsis

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

National Board of Review

1976 | 2 wins including: Best Supporting Actress

BAFTA Awards

1978 | 5 nominations including: Best Actor

Directors Guild of America

1977 | Winner: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

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