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Rocky II

Synopsis

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Boxing drama written, directed by and starring Sylvester Stallone , the second of the five Rockyfilms being shown on consecutive Saturdays. Rocky Balboa became famous after going the distance with world heavyweight champion Apollo Creed. But with no job and no future, his only chance is to bow to Creed's taunts and re-enter the ring for a return fight, even though it could cost him his sight.
(1979, PG) (S) (W) Films: pp 60-68***

Contributors

Unknown: Sylvester Stallone
Rocky Balboa: Sylvester Stallone
Adrian: Talia Shire
Paulie: Burt Young
Apollo Creed: Carl Weathers
Mickey: Burgess Meredith
Apollo's trainer: Tony Burton
Gazzo: Joe Spinell
Agent: Leonard Gaines

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