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Rocky III (28-May-1982)

Director: Sylvester Stallone

Writer: Sylvester Stallone

Music by: Bill Conti

Producers: Irwin Winkler; Robert Chartoff

Keywords: Sports Drama, Boxing

Defeated by challenger Clubber Lang, Rocky's trainer Mickey dies and the boxer enters a state of depression and frustration. Former rival Apollo Creed offers to train Rocky to fight Lang again for the "Comeback of the Century." Second sequel to Rocky (1976). Received an Oscar nomination for Best Original Song, the iconic "Eye of the Tiger."

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Tony Burton
Actor
23-Mar-1937   Rocky
Hulk Hogan
Wrestling
11-Aug-1953   Hogan Knows Best
Dennis James
Game Show Host
24-Aug-1917 3-Jun-1997 Early TV game show pioneer
Burgess Meredith
Actor
16-Nov-1908 9-Sep-1997 Rocky and Grumpy Old Men
LeRoy Neiman
Painter
8-Jun-1921 20-Jun-2012 Painter of sports scenes
Talia Shire
Actor
25-Apr-1946   Connie in The Godfather
Frank Stallone
Actor
30-Jul-1950   Staying Alive
Sylvester Stallone
Actor
6-Jul-1946   Rocky, Rambo
Mr. T
Actor
21-May-1952   Long track record of pitying fools
Carl Weathers
Actor
14-Jan-1948   Action Jackson
Burt Young
Actor
30-Apr-1940   Paulie in Rocky

CAST

Sylvester Stallone   ...   Rocky Balboa
Talia Shire   ...   Adrian
Burt Young   ...   Paulie
Carl Weathers   ...   Apollo Creed
and
Burgess Meredith   ...   Mickey
Co-Starring
Tony Burton   ...   Duke
Introducing
Mr. T   ...   Clubber Lang
Hulk Hogan   ...   Thunderlips
Ian Fried   ...   Rocky, Jr.
Al Silvani   ...   Al
Wally Taylor   ...   Clubber's Manager
Jim Hill   ...   Sportscaster
Don Sherman   ...   Andy
Dennis James   ...   Wrestling Commentator
Jim Healy   ...   Wrestling Commentator
Ray Gedeon   ...   Wrestling Referee
Gene Crane   ...   Mayor
Stu Nahan   ...   Title Rematch Commentator
Bill Baldwin, Sr.   ...   Title Rematch Commentator
Jimmy Lennon   ...   Title Announcer
Marty Denkin   ...   Title Referee
John David Morris   ...   Doctor
Lou Filippo   ...   Rematch Referee
Jeff Temkin   ...   Rematch Ring Announcer
Mario Machado   ...   Interviewer
Tony Hernandez   ...   Himself
Frank Stallone   ...   Singer
Rabbi Philmore Berger   ...   Rabbi
Big Yank   ...   Sparring Partner
François Andre   ...   Clubber's Cornerman
Eddie Smith   ...   Clubber's Cornerman
Chino "Fats" Williams   ...   Derelict
LeRoy Neiman   ...   Special Appearance
Challengers
Bob Minor   ...   Challenger
Clifford Strong   ...   Challenger
Julius Le Flore   ...   Challenger
Jason Felice   ...   Challenger
Anthony Brubaker   ...   Challenger
Rex Pierson   ...   Challenger
Ray Notaro, Jr.   ...   Challenger
Chuck Tamburro   ...   Challenger
Carey Lindley   ...   Challenger
Jophery Brown   ...   Challenger
Gil Combs   ...   Challenger
Opponents
David Cadiente   ...   Opponent
Roger Braxton   ...   Opponent
Frank Stallone   ...   Opponent
J. D. Smith   ...   Opponent
Tom Lupo   ...   Opponent
Melvin Jones   ...   Opponent
Alex A. Brown   ...   Opponent
David Ellis   ...   Opponent
George O'Mara   ...   Opponent
Police
Clarke C. Coleman   ...   Police
Hank Hooker   ...   Police
Mickey Gilbert   ...   Police
Fred Waugh   ...   Police
Jim Halty   ...   Police

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