Found May 22, 2013 on
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There are few great sports movies like "Rocky" and thanks to the Boxing Hall Of Fame, this rare footage of actors Sylvester Stallone and Carl Weathers practicing choreography has come to light.
Check out both Sly and Carl practice one of the most notable fight scenes in movie history:
(Courtesy of Bob's Blitz)
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This is some extremely rare footage of Sylvester Stallone and Carl Weathers rehearsing/choreographing the fight from the original “Rocky”. I love that movie and this is pure gold. I still can’t get over how fast and close those punches are without landing.
I wonder if there’s a video of Sly and Carl rehearsing their slow motion prance and hug on the beach in “Rocky III”...
Rocky will forever be known as one of the greatest movies of all time along with one of the best sports movies ever made. The tale of a no-name boxer getting his chance to win the title is one that resonates with most people. Who doesn't think they could do the job--any job--if they just had a chance?
The movie also made Sylvester Stallone a house hold name. His opponent...
Perhaps the sports nerd in me is surfacing in this post but when I found this footage I couldn’t help myself.
‘Rocky’ is one of the most iconic sports movies of all-time and one of my personal favorites. A story of a true started from the bottom situation ( & I ain’t talking Drake) centered around young boxer Rocky Balboa, who got a chance at a heavy weight title...