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 in the movie, Carl Weathers, hasn't lasted the test of time as well as Sly, but he hasn't done bad for himself either.
Recently a video of the two of them working on one of their fights found its way to the internet.