Rocky II Poster

Release Date: May 11th, 2009

DVD Release Date: October 1st, 1997

PG|1 hr 59 min

Plot Summary
Although working-class Philadelphia boxer Rocky Balboa (Sylvester Stallone) lost his high-profile bout with the cocky world champion Apollo Creed (Carl Weathers), his Cinderella story has caught the national sports media's attention, and he now has the opportunity to capitalize on his sudden fame. Meanwhile, Creed is still smarting from nearly losing to some palooka no one has ever heard of, and arrogantly prods his newfound nemesis into getting back into the ring.

Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burgess Meredith, Burt Young, Carl Weathers, Tony Burton, Joe Spinell, Leonard Gaines

Director: Sylvester Stallone

Genres: Action, Drama

Production Co: Chartoff-Winkler Productions

Keywords: Rivalry, Underdog, Wife, House, Inspiring, Rousing, 1970s