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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Sylvester Stallone
Talia Shire
Dolph Lundgren
Carl Weathers
Directors
Sylvester Stallone
Screenwriters
Sylvester Stallone
Running Time
91 minutes

Rocky IV


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Plot
When super-fit Soviet boxer Ivan Drago actually kills Apollo Creed in the ring, Rocky Balboa is wracked with guilt as he should have thrown the towel in and saved his friend. To make some kind of amends, he challenges the arrogant Commie pugilist to a match on his own soil.


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Ridiculous jingoistic nonsense


Reviewed by Ian Nathan

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