A movie of blood, spit and tears

No matter what type of person you are, you'll be able to relate to part of Rocky Balboa.

Updated: June 3, 2002, 10:03 AM ET
By Royce Webb | ESPN.com

"Rocky" is a movie for everyone.

For everyone who ever wanted to kiss someone. For everyone who has bled. For everyone who has cracked wise, or cracked heads, or cracked eggs -- and for everyone who would like to have the guts to gulp down five of those eggs, raw, at four in the morning.

For everyone who has ever held a dead-end job.

When the movie opens, Rocky Balboa has two gigs: he fights people, and he hurts people. He loves the job where others hurt him, and he hates ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?