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Now long-retired, Rocky (Sylvester Stallone) runs a Philadelphia eatery and mourns the loss of his beloved wife, Adrian. Yearning to recapture a bit of his glory days, he plans to re-enter the ring for a few low-profile, local matches. All that changes when Rocky accepts a challenge to fight the world's reigning heavyweight champion, Mason "the Line" Dixon (Antonio Tarver).
Robert "Rocky" Balboa, Sr. is the title character of the Rocky series. The character was created by Sylvester Stallone, who also portrayed him in all seven Rocky ...
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If you hear the Rocky theme and think ‘118 118’, you might wonder what all the fuss is about. For the rest of us, this is a reminder of why we fell in love with the character in the first place.
Did you laugh when you first saw the trailer for Rocky Balboa? We did. But we weren't still chuckling after we saw this surprising comeback tale. This is not JUST Rocky VI.
While "Rocky Balboa" is corny and predictable (following the same basic plotline as the others), it also offers an intelligent assessment of what makes Rocky so compelling.