What parents need to know

Parents need to know that this classic underdog boxing tale includes plenty of boxing violence, plus a secondary character smashes up a room with a baseball bat when angry. This same character drinks heavily. Rocky and his girlfriend move in together.
  • Families can talk about the appeal of the underdog character. What other historical or literary characters fit this profile?
  • What messages did you take away from the movie about violence? What about love? Perseverance?
  • What cinematic techniques amp up the drama of this story?
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VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
LANGUAGE
DRINKING & DRUGS
SEXY STUFF
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