John G. Avildsen: King of the Underdogs

Watch John G. Avildsen: King of the Underdogs

"Discover the unknown legend behind Rocky & The Karate Kid"
  • NR
  • 2017
  • 1 hr 18 min
  • 7.9  (149)

John G. Avildsen's films inspired millions of underdogs and shaped popular culture for decades, yet most people don't even know his name. Discover the unknown legend behind Rocky and The Karate Kid in this official biography about a prolific filmmaker who directed seven actors to Academy Award nominations and earned his own Oscar for Best Director.

John G. Avildsen: King of the Underdogs
John G. Avildsen: King Of The Underdogs
John G. Avildsen: King Of The Underdogs

Trailer - 1 min 39 sec

John G. Avildsen: King Of The Underdogs: Becoming Rocky's Director
John G. Avildsen: King Of The Underdogs: Becoming Rocky's Director

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John G. Avildsen: King Of The Underdogs: Ice Rink
John G. Avildsen: King Of The Underdogs: Ice Rink

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John G. Avildsen's films inspired millions of underdogs and shaped popular culture for decades, yet most people don't even know his name. Discover the unknown legend behind Rocky and The Karate Kid in this official biography about a prolific filmmaker who directed seven actors to Academy Award nominations and earned his own Oscar for Best Director.

John G. Avildsen: King of the Underdogs is a 2017 documentary with a runtime of 1 hour and 18 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.9.

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  • Release Date
    2017
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 18 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.9  (149)