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Rocky [Blu-ray Book] (2011)

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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (486 customer reviews)

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  • Format: AC-3, Blu-ray, Dolby, DTS Surround Sound, Dubbed, Limited Edition, NTSC, Subtitled, Widescreen
  • Language: English (Dolby TrueHD), French (Dolby Digital 5.1), Spanish (Mono)
  • Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
  • Dubbed: English, French, Spanish
  • Region: Region A/1 (Read more about DVD/Blu-ray formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Rated: PG (Parental Guidance Suggested)
  • Studio: MGM (Video & DVD)
  • DVD Release Date: May 10, 2011
  • Run Time: 119 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (486 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B004SEUJNM
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #164,260 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)

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Nominated for 10 Academy Awardsr*, this 1976 Best Picture Winner inspired a nation. A struggling Philadelphia club fighter (Sylvester Stallone) gets a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to fight for love, glory and self-respect. Featuring a legendary musical score and thrilling fight sequences, this rousing crowd-pleaser scores a knockout! *Best Picture (won), Directing (won), Editing (won), Actor (Sylvester Stallone), Supporting Actor (Burt Young, Burgess Meredith), Actress (Talia Shire), Original Song, Sound, Original Screenplay.

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87 of 89 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars GREAT movie gets PROPER DVD edition...finally! December 5, 2006
Format:DVD
Hello Folks,
I want to thank MGM for this release....they really got it right!
first off...
all the excellent bonus features from the 25th Anniversary edition..
the 30 minute on camera commentary by Stallone, the tributes to Burgess Meredith, the cinematographer James Crabbe and Bill Conti..ALL made it to this edition...which means you don't have to hold onto older inferior editions to have all the bonus features...and this IS a big deal. Too many recent DVD editions of movies lose old features which make keeping mutliple copies essential and that stinks.
The extra features are really too many to list...multiple commentaries..and the Stallone alone is worth the update...its truly like watching the movie with him in the room...WOW!
all the past trailers...the appearance on the Dinah Shore show..featurettes...this is a NO BRAINER for fans of the movie.

The three part "making of" which runs about an hour and half and features the main players is extraordinary in its revelations about the movie and the craft of making movies and WHY this was a million to one chance and WHY their lack of budget actually helped in many ways. The twenty minute documentary on the Steadicam and its inventor ...who filmed his demo on the art museum steps before heading to Hollywood....its just proof that all the planets lined up for this one!
For those out there bitching about the upgraded releases of DVDs...don't buy em...for those of us who love the movies...these higher quality releases are very welcome. I picked this 2 disc set up for $15 at Target...and there are hours of features...WHAT A DEAL!

If you love the movie...get this version.
if you don't care about bonus features...stick with your old copy.
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51 of 54 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars ROCKY - 1080P glory with none of the extras... December 8, 2006
Format:Blu-ray|Verified Purchase
One of the only films in my top ten list that seems to get better every time I see it. Rocky Balboa is one of the most charming down on his luck loser's the cinema has ever seen. The film sweeps a range of emotions from hope where it was all but gone to chill you to the bone despair. A film of loneliness, surrender and ultimately redemption. Just re-watched the scene where Mickey comes to ask Rocky if he can manage him. The fear in the sub-text and in Rocky's eyes is so tragic and beautiful. I still get caught up in it after dozens of viewings. Just amazing.

Movie 5.0 out 5.0 stars

Blu-ray details

The picture quality is stellar, grainy and wonderful. There are some inconsistencies in the shadows during the fight and of course a large color shift when they cut to stock footage of the audience, but most if not all of these artifacts are probably from the original release. The sound is tinny here and there and over modulates once in a while, again I think this probably due to the original sound track being 30 years old but it is distracting on occasion.

The biggest disappointment is the lack of extras. MGM simultaneously released a collector's edition 2 disc DVD of ROCKY with commentary from Stallone and hours of behind the scenes and documentaries on the film. Unfortunately none of these are on the Blu-ray edition. The only extra is the original theatrical trailer. Quite a disappointment and although the picture is great, I would have opted for the DVD if I knew ahead of time. A 30 year old film is technically sub-par to what we see today and seeing it on a DVD vs. a Blu-ray Disc is probably not a hugely dramatic difference. I suggest saving a few bucks and getting a lot more with the 2 Disc DVD.

Blu-ray score, due to lack of available extras: 3.0 out of 5.0
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29 of 32 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars "He doesn't know it's a show. He thinks it's a fight." December 9, 2006
Format:DVD
Rocky Balboa is a local guy who is just going through life making ends meet. He boxes at underground clubs for extra cash. He breaks legs for a local bookie on the side. He trains at a gym, but only does so halfheartedly--to the point where the owner of the gym gives his locker away because of his lack of focus. He has a crush on his best friend's sister, a girl named Adrianne who works at a pet shop. All in all, Rocky is just another guy trying to make it in 1975 Philadelphia.

When the heavyweight champion of the world, Apollo Creed, has problems finding someone to fight at a holiday spectacle he's planning on New Year's Day, he decides to give a local guy a shot at the title. He chooses Rocky not for his skill, but because he's known as the Italian Stallion. Apollo thinks beating this hometown boy will let people know that he is the American Dream.

Rocky is the quintessential American hero. This is the greatest underdog sports movie and the one that paved the way for all the ones to follow. This rerelease in a two-disc collector's edition is long overdue. Some have problems because the film has been released so times, but with Rocky Balboa hitting theaters this winter it was pretty much a given that they would rerelease this film.

The extras:

About the best thing in this collector's edition (in my opinion) is the inclusion of three sets of audio commentaries. The one with Sylvester Stallone is, in itself, worth the $20 price tag. Since Stallone wrote the movie as well as starred in it, he has some interesting perspectives and his reflection on the project 30 years later will be a big draw for longtime fans of the film. The "making of" featurette on the second disc is lengthy, so be prepared for all the info it contains.
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
4.0 out of 5 stars Best Underdog film behind The Karate Kid
I would say after the Karate Kid this would be the best underdog movie, Sylvester Stallone stars as a scrappy part time boxer who does what he can to make money but when World... Read more
Published 3 days ago by JAB
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Great movie
Published 8 days ago by Pen Name
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
The greatest underdog story ever.
Published 9 days ago by Joe A Farley
5.0 out of 5 stars Stallone's best Rocky. The other Rocky's were cheap imitations of ...
Stallone's best Rocky. The other Rocky's were cheap imitations of this classic story. A most unlikely loser gets a shot at the crown. What's there not to love? Read more
Published 13 days ago by Ray Gen
5.0 out of 5 stars Classic are always the best
Love a classic ,good quality, very enjoyable
Published 13 days ago by Victor J.
5.0 out of 5 stars great movie
This has always been one of my favorite Sylvester Stallone films along with the Rambo films. I haven't seen Rocky from the beginning in several years. Read more
Published 13 days ago by Quintin
5.0 out of 5 stars Thanks, great job!
Arrived on time and it's fine. Nice work!
Published 13 days ago by Carla K.
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
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Published 14 days ago by Bradly Wayne Pickerill
5.0 out of 5 stars Rocky's Run Up the Steps is the Greatest Movie Scene of All Time!
This is the real one, the only great Rocky flick. There are no $100 million worth of special effects, contemporary name brand actors, disgusting pornography, nor cheap, gratuitous... Read more
Published 15 days ago by Pat
5.0 out of 5 stars GOING THE DISTANCE
There is no doubt "Rocky" is one of the greatest films of all time. But it wasn't until recently after watching sports films that were made prior to 1976 that I realized just how... Read more
Published 15 days ago by pindrop notes
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