ESPN 30 for 30: The Real Rocky on Blu-ray
ESPN 30 for 30: The Real Rocky, Chuck Wepner is a liquor salesman from Bayonne, NJ who drives a Cadillac with 'Champ' vanity plates. A former New Jersey State Heavyweight Boxing Champion, he took abuse from Sonny Liston, got his nose broken by Muhammad Ali, and inspired Sylvester Stallone to write Rocky which won three Academy Awards.
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All fights come in genuine Blu-ray case's, with full colour professionally designed cover artwork, and discs are full face, full colour printed - usually with the fights tale of the tape.
Through interviews, photos and footage, director Jeff Feuerzeig tells Wepner's story of being the real Rocky, the man who went almost the full 15 rounds with Ali in 1975 to inspire the Oscar-winning movie. In many ways, Wepner's real-life story is actually more captivating than the one that has raked in more than $1 billion.
Blu-ray details: Runtime: 55 mins, ESPN broadcast
Quality details : Please see an actual screen capture (opens in a new tab / window) of the fight for an example of picture quality. This is a genuine screen capture taken directly from the Blu-ray and has not been enhanced in any way.