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December 06, 2016

Kimmel Center to screen 'Rocky' 40th anniversary edition

Watch on the big screen as the underdog takes on the heavyweight champ

This Saturday, Dec. 10, the Kimmel Center will screen the iconic film "Rocky." There will be two seatings: 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. The new 40th anniversary 4K digital release of the film by MGM Studios will be shown. 

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Even Philadelphians who have watched underdog Rocky Balboa fight heavyweight champion Apollo Creed a million times will want to catch a screening of the new-and-improved release. 

Tickets for "Rocky" are $10, with a portion of the proceeds to be donated to the Philly Contraption Contest -- a nonprofit engineering competition for kids. 

"Rocky" Screening

Saturday, Dec. 10
3 p.m. or 8 p.m. | $10 per person
Kimmel Center's Perelman Theater
300 S. Broad St.