What made Rocky Balboa such a popular fiction character in film?

  1. Barbsbitsnpieces profile image80
    Barbsbitsnpiecesposted 6 years ago

    What made Rocky Balboa such a popular fiction character in film?

  2. Rob Jundt profile image87
    Rob Jundtposted 6 years ago

    The film Rocky is a classic example of someone from a seemingly nondescript upbringing, rising to success and fame. Rocky's road to success involved a mentor, a love interest, and pure desire and dedication. A fine group I would say. And one that makes the rest of us longing for something better in life to strive for. In the end, Rocky Balboa is a hero for the average man, or woman. Many people cling to hope and dreams. Rocky epitomizes what hope and dreams can bring.

  3. Admiral_Joraxx profile image79
    Admiral_Joraxxposted 6 years ago

    Rocky just have the unexplainable charisma, he draws people into sympathy even if he is the underdog, even if he's the one who gets beaten so badly. It's because of his extraordinary courage to stand and fight toe to toe even against the most formidable opponents he can ever have. His faith and belief carries him through, it's what keeps him standing through an unimaginable hard beatings. Much like of a person who never give ups on his dreams, even if the whole world tells him to do so. The spirit of his character is just so amazing to behold.