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Rocky IV is an drama movie directed by Sylvester Stallone and starring Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young and Carl Weathers and Brigitte Nielsen. The movie was written by Sylvester Stallone. The film has a $31 million budget with a 91-minute running time. Rocky IV currently has a 6.8 IMDb rating, based on 159054 and 40 Metascore on Metacritic. The movie is rated PG.

release date for Rocky IV

Rocky IV release date

When does Rocky IV come out in theaters?

The official theatrical release date for Rocky IV (1985) is November 21, 1985.


When will Rocky IV be released on DVD, Blu-ray and Digital?

Rocky IV DVD/Blu-ray release date is N/A. The estimated DVD release date is N/A. The movie has been out for around since its theatrical release. DVD and Blu-ray releases typically come out 12-16 weeks after the theatrical premiere.

Digital HD from Amazon Video and iTunes will be available 1-2 weeks before the Blu-ray, DVD, and 4K releases – sometime in N/A. Dates do change so check back often as the release approaches. We will update this page with more details as they become available.

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Rocky IV budget

How much did Rocky IV cost to make?

$31,000,000 budget

The movie cost $31 million to make.

Rocky IV movie poster

Rocky IV rating

PG Rated

Rocky IV is rated PG. Parental guidance is suggested, meaning some material may not be suitable for children. Parents are urged to give “parental guidance.” The movie may contain some material parents might not like for their young children.


Rocky IV reviews

6.8 IMDb 40 Metascore

The movie currently has a 6.8 of out 10 IMDb rating and 40 Metascore on Metacritic. We will continue to add and update review scores.


Rocky IV trailer

Rocky IV plot summary

What is Rocky IV about?

After iron man Drago, a highly intimidating 6-foot-5, 261-pound Soviet athlete, kills Apollo Creed in an exhibition match, Rocky comes to the heart of Russia for 15 pile-driving boxing rounds of revenge.


Synopsis from IMDb Rocky Balboa proudly holds the world heavyweight boxing championship, but a new challenger has stepped forward: Drago, a six-foot-four, 261-pound fighter who has the backing of the Soviet Union.


The running times are based on US timings only and all times are rounded off to the nearest minute. Other countries may have different running lengths. Theatrical releases running times differ due to the counting of frames from the first frame to the last frame of any credits.


Rocky IV cast

Who is in Rocky IV?

Sylvester Stallone in Rocky IV Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balboa
Talia Shire in Rocky IV Talia Shire as Adrian
Burt Young in Rocky IV Burt Young as Paulie
Carl Weathers in Rocky IV Carl Weathers as Apollo Creed
Brigitte Nielsen in Rocky IV Brigitte Nielsen as Ludmilla Vobet Drago

Rocky IV box Office

How much did Rocky IV make?

$300,473,716 worldwide

The film has made over $300 million worldwide at the box office. This does not include the DVD, Blu-ray and digital sales.


Rocky IV details

Theatrical Release Date: November 21, 1985
DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: N/A
Film Budget: $31 million
Box Office: $300 million
Length: 91 minutes
Genre: Drama
Language: English

Rocky IV facts


How long is Rocky IV?

The movie is 91 minutes long (1 hour and 31 minutes).

What year did Rocky IV come out?

The movie is out on November 21, 1985. The movie has been out for .


Who is the lead actor in the movie?

Sylvester Stallone plays as Rocky Balboa.


Who is the director of Rocky IV?

Sylvester Stallone directed the movie.


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