The Canon Podcast | ‘Rocky’ (1976)

Happy Humpday Screenagers! The Canon: An Essential Movies Watchlist is back with more movie magic. This week, we’re talking Rocky.

We hope you enjoy listening!

Episode 10: Rocky (1976)


This episode is Gonna Fly Now! Dhal, Duke, and Raf step into the ring with one of the greatest boxing movies of all time and maybe the most inspiring movie ever made. Rocky the definitive underdog story both onscreen and behind the scenes. Also in this episode: Dhal waxes poetic about the great soundtrack, Duke has never seen any other boxing movies, and Raf was inspired to hit the gym.

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Author: Raf Stitt

Brooklyn based. Full time movie fan, part time podcaster, occasional writer. Follow on Twitter: @rafstitt