The film adds a new chapter to the Rocky series by bringing back a familiar face.
Paul Newman nailed his performance in this movie, but it wasn’t supposed to be him in the starring role. Tragedy in Hollywood led to one of the big breaks in Newman’s early career.
“Even to understand the word ‘doublethink’ involves the use of doublethink. I was doing in parallel two things which cancelled out each other and being fully contradictory. Doping and anti-doping.” – Grigory Rodchenkov
“I was loved for a minute, then I was hated. Then I was just a punch line.” – Margot Robbie as Tonya Harding
“A fighter knows only one way to work.” – Jake Gyllenhaal as Billy Hope
“I’m his son…” – Michael B. Jordan as Adonis Johnson
“Oh, Miss Higgins! You’re the prettiest manager in baseball.” – Gene Kelly as Eddie O’Brien
“Man! When my Grandfather died, all I got was a sweater.” – Miles Feulner as Joey