Joe Marks owned the two turtles Rocky has in the film, which were both still alive as recently as a few years ago. Edit. Posted by: Scout Beliebige Kategorie; DVD & Blu-ray; Filme; Durchschn. GRATIS-Versand durch Amazon . We walked around the house. Blue Point Diner - 419 N. Main St. Brownsville, Or. (Los Angeles) L.A.’s historic gym was utilized as the interior of Mighty Mick’s during the filming of Rocky. This is nearly impossible to identify now because ALL of the brick buildings on the left are gone: Now way the hell on the other side of town, Rocky runs along the Schuylkill River Trail just south of the train bridge... And finally, Rocky races up the 72 stone steps at the Philadelphia Museum of Art: How can any movie shot in Philly ever hope to top this? Rocky earns its authenticity in having chosen almost all of the locations we've examined thus far -- Rocky's house, Adrian's House, Mick's Gym, the pet shop, the Lucky Seven Bar, the dilapidated sidestreet -- within literal walking distance of each other. Pat’s even has a plaque that marks the spot where Sly stood. You took me out of our current national malaise for a while, for which I am truly grateful. One of the most legendary directors of all time, Steven Spielberg, filmed most of “Jurassic Park” on the island of Kauai, and scenes featuring helicopter rides and waterfalls took place at the Manawaiopuna Falls in Hanapepe Valley. Yes No. Kategorie. (Philadelphia) Rocky’s run-down street looks just as it does in the movie, tattered screen door and all. March 23, 2020 By the keith show Feb 13, 2020 (Philadelphia) Filming location for riverside bridge Rocky Balboa runs past during his “Gonna Fly Now” training montage in Philly. Literally, Rocky was America’s filmic introduction to the City of Brotherly Love, and it begins with this intersection: Rocky walks a dark tunnel and passes by a group of singers at the corner of Kensington and Tusculum. I LOVE that this geography is real — that they didn’t cut from the parking lot to a street twenty blocks away, but instead, chose a real route, and a real home that makes sense for the scene. We return to Philly for the best cheesesteak in town: PAT'S! Rocky (1976) Rocky II (1979) Rocky III (1982) Rocky IV (1985) Rocky V (1990) Rocky Balboa (2006) Creed (2015) Creed II (2018) Media. They walk to the side to have a private conversation, and we see the railways in the background. There’s something so perfectly appropriate to the film that, out of literally countless iconic Philadelphia locations they could have led off with, this is what was chosen. Arched Bridge in Philly Training Montage (Philadelphia) Filming location for riverside bridge Rocky Balboa runs past during his “Gonna Fly Now” training montage in Philly. (Philadelphia) It’s Mickey Goldmill’s grungy gym near the pet shop, the spot where Rocky trains – and loses his locker. “Take You Back” Street Corners (Philadelphia) The corner where Frank Stallone and the boys sing “Take You Back”, and later “Two Kinds of Love” in Rocky II. Rocky has a conversation with one of his criminal associates on East Gurney Street and Sterner. 97327. So much is gone now, from the tracks to the plant... And just to show how much the area has changed, a view looking south on Columbus, with nice foliage in the median and a Dave & Busters down the way! …is no more (note the fire hydrant for geography): Opened in 1963, J&M (named for owners Morris Marks and son Joe Marks) served the community until finally closing in 2003; the building was torn down around April 2017. The garages on the left have been repaired, but the rare brick street remains! He passes Atomic Hoagies, once located at the corner of South 12th and Cantrell…, From Winton, they cut through the parking lot of the Epiphany of Our Lord Parish…. (Los Angeles) The empty ice skating rink where Rocky takes Adrian for their first date on Thanksgiving night. Not all locations I go to are that inspiring to go to. Rocky IV (1985) Movies, TV, Celebs, and more... Oscars Best Picture Winners Best Picture Winners Golden Globes Emmys STARmeter Awards San Diego Comic-Con New York Comic-Con Sundance Film Festival Toronto Int'l Film Festival Awards Central Festival Central All Events Page 1. But where exactly along 9th was it shot? Yes No. If you wanna eat Rocky-style, then grab a cheesesteak at Pat's King of Steaks -- there's even a plaque commemorating the corner Sylvester Stallone stood in the scene. On the rock, actor Jon Voight rehearses a scene as the cameras are set up below. CAST |. (Philadelphia) This Philly staple has been beloved by both cheesesteak fans and Rocky Balboa since 1930. 2313 S. Lambert Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA (Rocky and Adrian's new house) 2 of 2 found this interesting Interesting? And, incidentally, our first shot of Rocky at an iconic historical Philly location, incredible when most movies would have used this as the opening shot.<script async="" src="//" charset="utf-8"></p>. Trains no longer pass through this area, and the brick building on the right is gone: A quick close-up showing the train bridge: Rocky goes to a local bar, the Lucky Seven Tavern at 2800 Ormes Street. 1-16 von 35 Ergebnissen oder Vorschlägen für "Now and Then - Damals und heute" Überspringen und zu Haupt-Suchergebnisse gehen Berechtigt zum kostenfreien Versand. Rocky's Converse shoeprints are immortalized at the top... With a statue down below: The final location in Rocky, the arena for his bout with Apollo Creed, was filmed in Los Angeles, so let's end it here. The Bandit and Snowman have to travel to Texarkana, Texas and back to Atlanta, Georgia in 28 hours with 400 cases of Coors beer. Hell, even The Philadelphia Story was shot entirely in California. There were so many ways this could have gone wrong, from utilizing only well-known Philadelphia locations, to portraying the grit and grime in a glossier, romanticized way. And on that note, a quick detour back to Los Angeles for Adrian and Rocky's first date to the now-demolished Ice Capades Chalet in Santa Monica. 97448. Moloney travels to cities like New York, Rome and Ho Chi Minh to find the locations where these famous scenes were filmed. Note Mighty Mick’s boxing gym just across the street. A little about this movie, Bad Day at Black Rock is probably my favorite of the post-western or modern westerns that has been made. More stainless steel has been added, but lining it up, it looks like they're just past the last pick-up window. Rocky is a 1976 American sports drama film directed by John G. Avildsen, written by and starring Sylvester Stallone. But alas, the actual pet shop, then an actual operating store called J&M Tropical Fish at 2146 N Front Street…. Für alle Kunden mit Bestellungen über 29 € und Versand durch Amazon. (Los Angeles) The opening shot of the movie features a painting of Jesus overlooking the match between Rocky and Spider Rico. If anyone has any pics, please share — the gym was built into an old church that no longer had pews, as seen above. Filming locations include Brownsville, Cottage Grove, Eugene, Junction City, and Veneta, OR. Previous Page. When Rocky was made, no one had ever shot a major mainstream Hollywood movie in Philadelphia. Making his rounds the next day, Rocky swings into the pet store to chat with Adrian, his friend’s sister. Rocky location: The Rocky steps: Philadelphia Museum of Art, Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia. For THE film that literally defined Philadelphia on the silver screen, let’s, er, get the first location out of the way quickly. When Rocky was made, no one had ever shot a major mainstream Hollywood movie in Philadelphia. Ugh, I'm so hungry just thinking about a good cheesesteak. In this new video, photographed and edited by Mad World aficionados George Ann Muller and Paul Scrabo, you can see all the major California locations from Stanley Kramer’s megacomedy as they currently look, alongside the corresponding images from the film. It was later renovated in the 1990s to become the Oscar De La Hoya Youth Boxing Center, and more recently, demolished to build a charter school. A quick note: when I began researching movies for my look at Philadelphia filming locations over the years, I originally planned to choose one title from each decade going back to the 1940s. <a data-flickr-embed="true" title="Rocky_133" href=""><img width="606" height="336" src="" alt="Rocky_133"></a><script async="" src="//" charset="utf-8">. And finally, arrive at Marie’s house at 1124 Jackson Street. Thank you for the brief distraction you’ve brought us. Today, the yard is a self-storage operation: Rocky swings onto Noble and heads for Columbus. But do you know all the interesting places where the movie was filmed? Later, Rocky walks home at night with a young girl named Marie. A man came to the door, and I peeked behind him to check for Wil Wheaton before I said, "I'm a Stand by Me fan, and I was hoping I could take a picture of the back." Spencer Tracy, Robert Ryan, Anne Francis, Ernest Borgnine, Lee Marvin. There is not a single more iconic location for die-hard fans. (Philadelphia) Adrian’s pet shop – literally just a few steps away from Mighty Mick’s – has gotten dingier with the years. Rocky goes to Adrian's house for dinner, located at 2822 Rosehill Street. Finally, I noticed something -- the bay windows on the apartment building in the waaaay far back of the shot. Plus, the giant bronze Rocky statue lives here now, too! The Godfather's cast is reuniting at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival — see pictures of them then and now …and heads to his home at 1818 East Tusculum Street, the final building on the left seen later in this daytime shot: A close-up of Rocky’s house today. Bad Day at Black Rock filming location: Lone Pine, California. I work on a film set and would fully support Tom Cruise yelling at me in exactly the same way if I were to disregar…. Junction City, Or. I’d forgotten how much I missed reading your stories and seeing your photos. (Philadelphia) The corner where Frank Stallone and the boys sing “Take You Back”, and later “Two Kinds of Love” in Rocky II. Gordie Lachance's house - 325 Fisher St. Brownsville, Or. Thank you for the fascinating and well-written history, welcome anytime but especially at this trying time. After a lot of searching up and down 9th... Rocky was running south as we look north on 9th Street between Washington and Ellsworth, much farther north than most pinpoint it at. You can even sit in the exact booth the movie was filmed in 2012 and take a picture with t… RockyAddIn_107