November 21, 1976
Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young, Carl Weathers, Burgess Meredith
John G. Avildsen
Drama, Action/Adventure, Romance
1 hr. 59 min.
A slightly dimwitted amateur boxer from Philadelphia's tough neighborhood gets a surprise shot at fighting for the heavyweight championship, while at the same time he finds love in the arms of a shy, reclusive girl who works in the local pet store.