Rocky Balboa (played by Sylvester Stallone) has won the world boxing championship after defeating fellow boxer and friend Apollo Creed (played by Carl Weathers) in the movie Rocky III.
Rocky Balboa - Sylvester Stallone
TriviaReal life boxer Joe Frazier was considered for the role of Clubber Lang in the movie Rocky III.
Though not specific to Rocky III, the Rocky statue still stands proudly in Philadelphia.
80's Film Facts:
The Movie Rocky 3 was released to theatres on 05/28/1982 by MGM/UA, and grossed $125,049,125 at the box office in the US.
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do you know how much clubber lang (Mr. T) weighed in rocky 3 in real life? i have a book that tells that rocky (Sylvester Stallone) weighed about 132.
#1 - Billy Wilder - 09/03/2007 - 23:21
IN ROCKY 3.THE PART THAT REALLY GOT TO ME WAS WHEN MICKEY PASSED AWAY.I WATCHED THAT PART AT LEAST 3-4 TIMES IN THE THEATER/NOW ON DVD.BUT AFTER ROCKY WAS READY/BEATING THE CRAP OUT OF CLUBBER LANG.WHEN I WAS WATCHING IT IN THE THEATER I HAD EVERYONE CHEERING ROCKY ON.AND WHEN HE DID THE PLACE WENT NUTS.BUT WAS ROBERTO DURRAN ROCKY'S SPARRING PARTNER?.
#2 - JACK G.MULLIN - 10/16/2007 - 16:36
ROCK 3 - MY WEIGHT
Quit talking about me behind my back you fools!
I was 196 pounds in the Ring with a fat% of 1.8. I was solid in other words.
Stallone was 150 pounds and had Chicken Legs. He wasn't heavy enough to be a Heavyweight. So there you have it fool.
#3 - Clubber Lang - 12/12/2007 - 08:52
i love the movie it was so good and rocky
was stronger than ever
#4 - Tulumen Nurullah - 05/24/2008 - 14:00
este un film bun si placut de vizionat
#5 - alexa catalin - 08/13/2008 - 12:05
this movies are my the best movies in the world is better like avatar.Rocky!!!!!!!!a tera mowie po polsku rocky super movie!
#6 - kris - 01/23/2010 - 11:56