A small-time Philadelphia boxer overcomes all the obstacles to compete with the heavyweight champion Apollo Creed! Rocky is such a classic movie series that every guy should love! Even if you've seen the movies a thousand times, you know you can't help but watch when Rocky IV is on TBS on Saturday afternoon. Our most popular opponent is Ivan Drago, people love Ivan Drago shirts. Most of the Rocky shirts below bring back a memorable slogan and picture from this great series. Other Rocky tees celebrate the Rocky III villain Clubber Lang, played by Mr. T.
Stallone had to fight to play Rocky. United Artist was going to pay him $2 million for the script but didn’t want him to play the lead role. Stallone refused to sell if he couldn’t be Rocky. United Artists agreed but cut his pay to $1 million.