When he loses a highly publicized virtual boxing match to ex-champ Rocky Balboa, reigning heavyweight titleholder, Mason Dixon retaliates by challenging Rocky to a nationally televised, 10-round exhibition bout. To the surprise of his son and friends, Rocky agrees to come out of retirement and face an opponent who's faster, stronger and thirty years his junior.
- Genre: Drama, Action
- Studio: Columbia Pictures, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Revolution Studios, Rogue Marble, Winkler Films
- Keyword: philadelphia, pennsylvania, transporter, fight, love of one's life, publicity, boxer, grave, tombstone, comeback, training, restaurant owner, world champion, challenger, virtual fight, defeat, victory, cancer, over-the-hill fighter, boxing
- Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Burt Young, Antonio Tarver, Geraldine Hughes, Milo Ventimiglia, Tony Burton