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|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
John G Avildsen; Irwin Winkler; Robert Chartoff; Sylvester Stallone; Talia Shire; Burt Young; Carl Weathers; Burgess Meredith; Bill Conti; United Artists Corporation.; MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
|ISBN:||0792849329 9780792849322 0792849310 9780792849315|
|Language Note:||In English with optional soundtracks in French or Spanish; optional subtitles in French or Spanish; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.|
|Notes:||Originally produced as motion picture in 1976.
Special features: audio commentary with director, producers, and cast; video commentary with Stallone (28 min.); Behind-the-scenes with director Avildsen; A tribute to Burgess Meredith; A tribute to James Crabe; original theatrical trailers and television spots.
|Credits:||Director of photography, James Crabe ; editor, Richard Halsey ; music, Bill Conti.|
|Cast:||Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young, Carl Weathers, Burgess Meredith.|
|Awards:||Academy Awards (1976) for Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Film Editing. Academy Award nominations include: Best Actor (Stallone), Best Supporting Actor (Meredith and Young), Best Actress (Shire), Best Original Screenplay (Stallone).
Added to the Library of Congress' National Film Registry in 2006.
|Target Audience:||Rated PG.|
|Description:||1 videodisc (119 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Details:||DVD; 5.1 Dolby surround and mono (English track), 5.1 surround (French track), mono (Spanish track); widescreen (1.85:1) enhanced for 16x9 TVs.|
|Contents:||Special features include: 8 page booklet revealing an insight into the making of the film ; chapter search ; original theatrical trailer.|
|Series Title:||MGM DVD.|
|Other Titles:||Rocky (Motion picture)
|Responsibility:||United Artists ; written by Sylvester Stallone ; produced by Irwin Winkler and Robert Chartoff ; directed by John G. Avildsen.|
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Rocky Balboa, the underdog, gets his million-to-one shot at love, self-respect and the world heavyweight boxing crown and comes out a winner.
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