The Real Rocky

Overview

Chuck Wepner was a journeyman heavyweight boxer who ended up in the ring against some of the most legendary fighters of his time including Muhammad Ali and Sonny Liston. In part, his story inspired Sylvester Stallone to write the original Rocky, but this documentary offers an exhaustive look at his remarkable and unconventional career.
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Overview

Chuck Wepner was a journeyman heavyweight boxer who ended up in the ring against some of the most legendary fighters of his time including Muhammad Ali and Sonny Liston. In part, his story inspired Sylvester Stallone to write the original Rocky, but this documentary offers an exhaustive look at his remarkable and unconventional career.
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Special Features

Director's Statements - Jeff Feuerzeig ; Features; The Witnesses ; Friars Club ; Roundtable Extras ; Deleted Scenes; Additional Interview: Larry Holmes ; Press Conference Extras
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/22/2012
  • UPC: 825452507606
  • Original Release: 2011
  • Source: Team Marketing
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Color
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 51:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 49,391

Cast & Crew

Technical Credits
Jeff Feuerzeig Director
Keith Clinkscales Executive Producer
Gary P. Cohen Producer
John Dahl Executive Producer
Woody Jackson Score Composer
Matt McDonald Producer
Chris Perkel Editor
Fortunato Procopio Cinematographer
Connor Schell Executive Producer
Bill Simmons Executive Producer
Michael Simmons Co-producer
John Skipper Executive Producer
Mike Tollin Executive Producer
John Walsh Executive Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Real Rocky
1. Chapter 1 [:05]
2. Chapter 2 [:01]
3. Chapter 3 [1:25]
4. Chapter 4 [4:40]
5. Chapter 5 [6:33]
6. Chapter 6 [5:10]
7. Chapter 7 [6:46]
8. Chapter 8 [5:44]
9. Chapter 9 [6:39]
10. Chapter 10 [4:57]
11. Chapter 11 [4:56]
12. Chapter 12 [5:52]
13. Chapter 13 [1:59]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Real Rocky
   Play Film
   Bonus Features
      Director's Statement 1
      Director's Statement 2
      Larry Holmes Additional Interview
      Chuck on Sly
      Mr. Tooth Decay
      Fighting Chuck
      Friars Club
      The Witnesses
      Training
      Round Table Extras
      Press Conference Extras
   Subtitles
      Subtitles: On/Off
         Subtitles: On
         Subtitles: Off
   Chapters
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