Former World Boxing Champion David Haye was in London this week to launch the brand new Rocky Blu-ray release. Titled Rocky: The Heavyweight Collection, it features all 6 classic movies along with a heap of added extras.
Haye took part in a rare Q&A session with talkSPORT pundit Steve Bunce to celebrate the new Blu-ray collection. He spoke about how Rocky played an important part in his childhood and ultimately, his path to becoming a boxer. The former WBA Heavyweight Champion also spoke about how the iconic theme music helps inspire him and how he took momentum from the numerous Rocky training montages throughout the series.
Go the distance yourselves with the Rocky Heavyweight Collection, featuring all six knock-out Rocky films, out now on Blu-ray from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment.
Sylvester Stallone stars in the greatest boxing saga of all time and triumphs as one of the most inspirational characters in cinematic history. Witness every epic, action-packed fight and unforgettable moment as Rocky strives for greatness through sheer determination against impossible odds. In conjunction with this exciting collection, the original 1976 Best Picture Winner is also remastered and released on a special Blu-ray Limited Edition Steelbook, out now.
Both the Rocky Heavyweight Collection and Limited Edition Steelbook includes brand new special features and a beautifully restored 4k transfer of Rocky called “8mm Home Movies of Rocky” (1975) – narrated by Director John G
Avildsen (The Karate Kid, 8 Seconds) and Production Manager Lloyd Kaufman (Toxic Avenger, Terror Firmer).
Boasting 10 Academy Award® nominations, the Hollywood classic depicts the story of struggling Philadelphia club fighter (Sylvester Stallone: The Expendables, Rambo), who attains the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to fight for love, glory and self-respect. Featuring a legendary score and thrilling fight sequences, Rocky is a rousing crowd-pleaser.