Released Date
November 27, 1985
Distributor
United Artists
Genre
Drama
Rating
PG
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$127,873,716 + $172,600,000 = $300,473,716
75

Sylvester Stallone

as Rocky Balboa

63

Dolph Lundgren

as Ivan Drago

73

Carl Weathers

as Apollo Creed

58

Brigitte Nielsen

as Ludmilla Vobet Drago

75

Talia Shire

as Adrian Balboa

81

Burt Young

as Paulie Pennino

1937-2016

Tony Burton

as Tony

About Rocky IV

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.

About

The fourth film in the franchise sees Rocky boxing against Soviet fighter Ivan Drago. Earning $300 million at the box office, it became the highest grossing sports movie at the time of its release. 

Trivia

It is the final film in the series to feature Carl Weathers as Apollo Creed. The next installment in the franchise came five years later with 1990's Rocky V