Rocky V (1990) Poster



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Rocky (1976)
Rocky II (1979)
Rocky III (1982)
Rocky IV (1985)

Followed by 

Rocky Balboa (2006)
Creed (2015)
Creed II (2018)

Edited from 

Rocky IV (1985)
The fight with Drago from the end of Rocky IV is shown at the start of Rocky V

Edited into 

5 Second Movies: Rocky (2008) (TV Episode)
movie is edited into short comedic clip


Rocky Legends (2002) (Video Game)


Rocky (1976)
Stills from the movie are shown over the end credits
Rocky II (1979)
Stills from the movie are shown over the end credits
Rocky III (1982)
Stills from the movie are shown over the end credits
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)
Rocky Jr. and his friends watch this movie

Referenced in 

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Angie Dickinson/Gene Rader (1986) (TV Episode)
John speculates on the plot of the next movie in the series
Spaceballs (1987)
Pongo mentioned will give a review of the movie
Saturday Night Live: Rick Moranis/Rickie Lee Jones (1989) (TV Episode)
Upcomming and announced sequels mentioned on Weekend Update
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Godzilla vs. Megalon (1991) (TV Episode)
Tom: "This one's for 'Rocky V.'"
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air: Love at First Fight (1991) (TV Episode)
When Kayla mentions Henry V like her favorite Shakespeare's play Will says: "That's surprising, because sequels tend to be a little disappointing. Did you happen to catch Rocky V?"
Scenes from a Mall (1991)
The film is advertised on a cinema marquee.
V.I. Warshawski (1991)
Advertisement seen on bus.
Manta, Manta (1991)
poster in Bertie's room
Take Off with T. Bag: The Red Shoes (1992) (TV Episode)
T. Shirt mentions all the Rocky movies by name and number.
Beavis and Butt-Head: Home Improvement (1993) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Animaniacs: Video Review/When Mice Ruled the Earth (1993) (TV Episode)
Seen on video store shelf
Saved by the Bell: The College Years: Bedside Manner (1994) (TV Episode)
One of the films mentioned by Slater that is playing at the Sylvester Stallone film festival
Roseanne: Girl Talk (1994) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned
The Vicar of Dibley: The Arrival (1994) (TV Episode)
While listing things that came in fours, Geraldine notes that their were four Rocky movies, until they made Rocky V, which she thought was very bad.
The Simpsons: Lemon of Troy (1995) (TV Episode)
Bart mentions the film when working out the Roman numerals.
Coogan's Run: Thursday Night Fever (1995) (TV Episode)
Todos los hombres sois iguales: Mamá nos complica bastante la vida (1996) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Juan Luis.
Up 'n' Under (1998)
Arthur tells the rest of the team that he loves the Rocky films, and that he's seen all of them.
Sports Night: April Is the Cruelest Month (2000) (TV Episode)
Casey makes a list of his Top 10 movies.
A Decade Under the Influence (2003)
mentioned in documentary
Bleach: Burîchi: Adautsu monotachi (2005) (TV Episode)
When Cat gets knocked out fighting Rancid Rabbit, he sees Mickey, Rocky's dead trainer, yelling at him to get up and wife screaming at him. There's a circle of people watching the fight and Dog is cheering his brother on.
Lucky Louie: Kim Moves Out (2006) (TV Episode)
Louie says he plans to watch this movie
The Opponents (2006) (Video)
the film is discussed and used in clips
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
Video case is shown.
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross: Episode #14.6 (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during Sylvester Stallone's interview.
Nostalgia Critic: The Battle of Epic Proportions (2008) (TV Episode)
The quote "My ring's outside"
The Kevin Bishop Show: Episode #1.5 (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in "Movie Scores"
Beauties at War (2008)
Franck pretends he had a tiny role with his friend Sly.
20 to 1: Greatest Sports Movies of All Time (2010) (TV Episode)
A poster for this movie is shown in a segment on Rocky.
Bad Movie Beatdown: The Specialist (2010) (TV Episode)
recalling the unsuccessful then-conclusion to the Rocky franchise
Forget About It: Rocky (2011) (TV Episode)
Panda "forgets about it"
The Real Rocky (2011) (TV Movie)
A "Rocky V" movie poster is shown.
Criminal Minds: The Bittersweet Science (2011) (TV Episode)
Garcia mentions "Rocky I through V and don't forget about the last one" when Hocthner asks her for all information about Philadelphia boxing
ABC News Nightline: Episode dated 18 December 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Cynthia mentions that Rocky spawned five sequels.
Raising Hope: Hot Dish (2014) (TV Episode)
While at Howdy's Market, Barney mentions this movie to Virginia Chance
James & Mike Mondays: Rocky (PS2) (2014) (TV Episode)
James mentions that the Rocky from this movie is playable in the Rocky PS2 game.
James & Mike Mondays: Super Monkey Ball 2 (2014) (TV Episode)
Brendan, Mike, & James mention this movie.
Neighbours: Episode #1.6947 (2014) (TV Episode)
Brennan suggests watching all 6 Rocky Movies to Paige
Melissa & Joey: Thanks But No Thanks (2015) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Marco.
The Jack and Triumph Show: Sorvino's Pants (2015) (TV Episode)
Triumph: "From Rocky 1 through horrible"
Southpaw (2015)
Newspaper Headline "The Great White Dope" references George Washington Duke's referral to Balboa as "The Great White Hope" and Rocky's reply "You mean Great White Dope"
The Cinema Snob: Staying Alive (2015) (TV Episode)
"And with Stallone writing it, a ghost is gonna tell him to 'dance, ya son of a bitch, because Mickey loves ya."
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: I'm Going on a Date with Josh's Friend! (2015) (TV Episode)
In the musical number "Settle for Me," Rebecca sings, "You're like 'Rocky V' to 'Rocky.'"
Creed (2015)
Rocky laughs at the prospect of training someone, saying he "doesn't do that anymore", most likely due to backfiring from training Tommy Gunn in Rocky V.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Sylvester Stallone/John Stamos/Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello (2016) (TV Episode)
Sylvester Stallone talks about how the film's critical and creative failure made the next film difficult to finance
Blackcatloner: Let's Talk Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
"...and just ignore the fact that Rocky V exists."
New Girl: No Girl (2016) (TV Episode)
Crystal McQuaid, one of the AirBnB clients in the loft, quotes movies during her stay, including 'Rocky V'.
BetVictor Welsh Open: 2016: Day Five - Part 1 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Ronnie.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 26 February 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
Molly Qerim reads titles of bad movies tweeted by viewers/listeners
Drunk Fiction: Rocky (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned at the beginning
The X Factor: Celebrity: Live Show 7: Movies Week (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Dermot.
The Cinema Snob: Pirates (2017) (TV Episode)
"He (Tommy Gunn) must still be under management from George Washington Duke."
The Cinema Snob: Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday (2017) (TV Episode)
"Is anyone on the news gonna run a eulogy for George Washington Duke?"
Ghosted: The Machine (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue about the Rocky movies
FanScription: What If Apollo Creed Didnt Die In Rocky IV (2018) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned.
Suits: Rocky 8 (2019) (TV Episode)
Robert mentions that Rocky V is the worst Rocky film ever
DVD-R Hell: Colby the Christian Robot (2019) (TV Episode)
Brad mentions it.


Rocky (1976)
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)
On Christmas day when Rocky is waiting for Tommy to show up at his house, Rocky Jr. and his friends are all watching Christmas Vacation on TV. It's on the scene where Clark is assaulting the plastic reindeer because he can't get the Christmas lights lit.

Featured in 

At the Movies: Rocky V/Child's Play 2/Home Alone/The Nasty Girl (1990) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown for the review. Thumbs up from Siskel; thumbs down from Ebert.
Envoyé spécial: Silence on Double (1991) (TV Episode)
Clip shown.
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Rocky (2006) (TV Episode)
Movie clips are used.
Nostalgia Critic: Rocky IV (2010) (TV Episode)
clips are shown
Anime Abandon: Roujin-Z (2014) (TV Episode)
"I haven't seen a more cathartic punch since Rocky V."
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Street Fights (2015) (TV Episode)
Rocky Balboa vs. Tommy Gunn is #1.
United Shades of America: The Canadian Way (2018) (TV Episode)
Clip shown. Kamau wonders if Canada will be like Rocky 5 - just overhyped and kind of sad.

Spoofed in 

Punky Brewster: Accidents Happen (1986) (TV Episode)
Mike Fulton says "Sylvester Stallone has played Rocky 3, 4 and 5".
The Critic: I Can't Believe It's a Clip Show (1995) (TV Episode)
Jay shows a clip from "Rocky 6, Texas Chainsaw Massacre 4"
South Park: The Losing Edge (2005) (TV Episode)
When Randy is knocked down by Bat Dad, he has visions of Mickey (Rocky's trainer) encouraging him to get up and fight back. This is a parody of the famous scene at the end of "Rocky V" where Rocky has visions of his late trainer encouraging him to get up and defeat Tommy Gunn. After rising to his feet, Randy repeats Rocky's line "Hey, Bat Dad [Yo, Tommy] I didn't hear no bell."

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