Rocky September Showdown

Stars Sylvester Stallone, Carl Weathers, Talia Shire and Burgess Meredith

The ultimate underdog from Philly is back to inspire INSP fans with grit, determination, and fast fists every weekend for the entire month of September. So come along with Rocky Balboa and enjoy these knock-out films.

Every Weekend in September

Rocky September Showdown

Go the Distance with Rocky Balboa in a September To Remember

For the first time ever, one of the most iconic heroes of all time is coming to INSP: Rocky Balboa. This September, step into the ring and experience a truly American story. From the unforgettable boxing action to his emotional rags-to-riches journey, it’s a true epic of courage, will and overcoming any odds. Don’t miss this month-long event featuring the first five films of the triumphant Academy Award®-winning franchise, starting with the original. Get ready to sit up and cheer… the ROCKY SEPTEMBER SHOWDOWN event is coming this fall to INSP!

Rocky (1976)

Stars Sylvester Stallone, Carl Weathers, Talia Shire and Burgess Meredith

SUN, 9/2 | 10PM ET
FRI, 9/7 | 8PM ET

Local Philly boxer Rocky Balboa gets his shot at a fight with heavyweight champ Apollo Creed. Most people are ready to count Rocky out—but that doesn’t stop our underdog! Click for more on Rocky.

Rocky II (1979)

Stars Sylvester Stallone, Carl Weathers, Talia Shire and Burgess Meredith

SUN, 9/9 | 10PM ET
FRI, 9/14| 8PM ET

Rocky barely lost to Apollo Creed, but family and financial issues threaten to KO him. When Apollo challenges him to a rematch, Rocky is more determined than ever to win. Click for more on Rocky II.

Rocky III (1983)

Stars Sylvester Stallone, Carl Weathers and Mr. T.

SUN, 9/16 | 10PM ET
FRI, 9/21| 8PM ET

Now heavyweight champ, Rocky, lets fame and fortune go to his head and he loses his title in humiliating fashion. With Apollo Creed as his trainer, Rocky prepares for a rematch with a brutal challenger. Click for more on Rocky III

Rocky IV (1985)

Stars Sylvester Stallone, Carl Weathers, Talia Shire and Dolph Lundgren

SUN, 9/23 | 10PM ET
FRI, 9/28 | 8PM ET

After Iron Man Drago kills Apollo Creed in an exhibition match, Rocky vows to get revenge. Travelling to Russia, Rocky trains for a fight with the deadliest boxer in the world. Click for more on Rocky IV.

Rocky V (1990)

Stars Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire and Sage Stallone

SUN, 9/30 | 10PM ET

Retired from boxing and in debt, Rocky trains new champ Tommy Gunn. But the young hotshot turns on him and dares him to fight one last bout. Can Rocky save his family from financial ruin? Click for more on Rocky V.


Can’t wait until September?

These Rocky teasers should hold you over…or make you want more! Enjoy!

He’s Coming


Never Give Up