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In this character-driven sporting epic, the much-awaited sequel to the Oscar-winning hit Rocky (1976), the Italian Stallion faces conflict both in and outside the ring. After achieving immediate fame in his previous bout with Apollo Creed, Rocky seemingly has it all. But his lack of sophistication in front of the camera means he is unable to cash in on lucrative endorsements. Embarrassed and financially fragile, the Philadelphia heavyweight is persuaded to don his gloves for the 'Rematch of the Century' against Apollo - a fight not just for the world title or money, but a courageous battle to regain his lost pride.
Fascinating documentary about the famous "Rumble in the Jungle" boxing match in Zaire, which also sheds light on Muhammad Ali's enduring appeal.
11+ years 83 mins
Art imitates life with Mickey Rourke starring in this moving, dignified drama about a washed up wrestler making one final comeback.
16+ years 107 mins
Harrowing drama about a waitress becoming a boxer to fight her way out of poverty and forging a close relationship with her gruff trainer.
11+ years 132 mins
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