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Adrian (Character)
from Rocky (1976)

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Rocky -- A small time boxer gets a once in a lifetime chance to fight the heavyweight champ in a bout in which he strives to go the distance for his self-respect.
Rocky -- Featurette: Shooting in Philadelphia
Rocky -- On Jan. 1, 1976, Rocky Balboa fought Apollo Creed for the first time in the Academy Award-winning film 'Rocky.'
Rocky -- Trailer for this Stallone classic
Rocky -- Featurette: Shooting at Mickey's Gym

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Rocky's girlfriend then wife and the love of his life. Adrian... See more »
Alternate Names:
Adrian Pennino / Adrien Balboa


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  1. "Drunk Fiction"
        - Rocky (2016) TV episode, Played by Maggie Auzenne

  2. Rocky V (1990) Played by Talia Shire

  3. Rocky IV (1985) Played by Talia Shire
  4. Rocky III (1982) Played by Talia Shire
    ... aka "Rocky 3" - Japan (English title)

  5. Rocky II (1979) Played by Talia Shire
    ... aka "Rocky 2" - Japan (English title)
  6. Rocky (1976) Played by Talia Shire
Archive Footage:
  1. "Coffee Time me ta Asteria tou Leo"
        - Afierwma Verphil Rapper (2016) TV episode, Played by Talia Shire
  2. "Banda sonora"
        - Episode #4.7 (2008) TV episode, Played by Talia Shire (as Adrian Pennino)
  3. "5 Second Movies"
        - Rocky (2008) TV episode, Played by Talia Shire (as Adrien Balboa)
  4. Rocky Balboa (2006) Played by Talia Shire
    ... aka "Rocky: The Final" - Japan (English title)

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From Rocky III (1982)
[a special, surprise gathering is being held at the Philadelphia Museum of Art; A high school band finished playing "Gonna Fly Now"; citizens applauses]
Mayor: Thank you. Thank you, One and all. Every once in a while a person comes along who defies the odds, who defies logic, and fulfills an incredible dream. On behalf of all the citizens of Philadelphia, and the many who have been touched by your accomplishments and your untiring participation in this city's many charity functions, it is with tremendous honor that we present this memorial which will stand always as a celebration to the indomitable spirit of Man. Philadelphia salutes its favorite son, Rocky Balboa!
[Fans cheer and applause; unveils the bronze statue of The Italian Stallion, Rocky Balboa; cheering grows louder]
Adrian: It's beautiful.
Mickey: Definitely a thing of beauty.
[Fans cheering "Rocky"]
Rocky Balboa: Thank you.
[clear throat]
Rocky Balboa: Thank you very much. I don't know. Wh-What do ya say to something like this? About three years ago... this city... really took me inside, you know? And I want to thank you very much for that. I really do. And I've been thinking that, uh, I wasn't gonna bring this up, but I might as well now. I would never do anything to hurt this sport that has been so really good to me. And I've been talking it over with my wife... and my manager... We think that...
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