Sylvester Stallone is boxer Rocky Balboa in a role hailed as "a once-in-a-lifetime coming together of man and material" (Los Angeles Times). Now, the original Rocky
--winner of three Academy Awards® including Best Picture*--and its equally powerful and action-packed successors are presented with their best-ever picture and sound inthe Rocky Undisputed Collection.
An unlikely winner, Rocky (Stallone) began as a second-rate boxer whose trainer had given up on him. In the ensuing saga, Rocky battles the toughest of the tough and weathers even harder bouts outside the ring. With riveting fight sequences and stirring performances, these six films tell the awe-inspiring story of one hero’s unforgettable journey.
*1976: Directing, Film Editing, Best Picture
This new 7-disc Blu-ray box set includes all 6 Rocky films & a bonus disc exclusive to the Blu-Ray Key Points / Features:
• All New Trivia Game, “Feeling Strong Now” exclusive to Blu-ray
• Interactive Navigation Function enabling consumer to navigate thru the 3 ½ hours of Bonus Materials
• Bonus Materials include:
o “Making of” Documentary
• Steadicam: Then and Now With Garrett Brown • The Ring of Truth • Behind the Scenes with John Avildsen • Three Rounds With Legendary Trainer Lou Douva • Video Commentary with Sylvester Stallone • And more!
Celebrate one of the greatest inspirational sagas of all time together on Blu-Ray for the first time. Experience the Blu-ray exclusive interactive bonus disc with 3 ½ hours of special features!
Rocky (Dir. John G. Avildsen, 1976): Nominated for 10 Academy Awards® and winner for Best Picture, audiences and critics alike cheered this American success story of an "everyman" triumphing over all odds. Featuring a dynamic musical score, a thrilling fight scene and four Oscar®-nominated performances, this rousing crowd-pleaser will send spirits soaring. Fighting for love, glory and self-respect, Rocky scores an exultant knockout!
Rocky Balboa is a Philadelphia club fighter who seems to be going nowhere. But when a stroke of fate puts him in the ring with the World Heavyweight Champion, Rocky knows that it's his one shot at the big time - a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to go the distance and come out a winner.
Rocky II (Dir. Sylvester Stallone, 1979): After club fighter Rocky Balboa (Stallone) goes the distance with heavyweight champ Apollo Creed (Weathers), boxing fans clamour for a rematch. But Rocky, having sustained massive injuries in the bout, announces his retirement. He concentrates on his relationship with Adrian (Shire), marrying her and attempting to settle into the routine of family life. But as Rocky tries to make a new start for himself, he realizes that he can't escape his true calling. The ring beckons once more, and the "Italian Stallion" must prepare for the fight of his life.
Rocky III (Dir. Sylvester Stallone, 1982): Rocky battles his most powerful adversary yet - the ferocious Clubber Lang (Mr. T) - in this hard-hitting action that comes out swinging with adventure, humour and emotionally charged human drama. For what may be the most exciting and fast-paced film in the series, Sylvester