Tag Archive: Sylvester Stallone

Movie Review: ‘Creed II’

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Plot:  Three years after losing to “Pretty” Ricky Conlan, Adonis Creed (Michael B. Jordan) has become the WBC Heavyweight Champion of the World.  With the assistance of trainer Rocky Balboa (Sylvester Stallone) and… Continue reading

5 Things I Want to See Happen In “Creed II”

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2015’s Creed managed to breathe new life into the storied Rocky franchise.  After 2006’s Rocky Balboa, I thought we’d seen the last of the Italian Stallion and it felt like an appropriate sendoff. … Continue reading

Retro Movie Review: ‘Rocky’

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This is a film which sadly far too many people know solely based on reputation and parody. All they know is that it is an underdog boxing movie starring a musclehead who talks… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Creed’

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Plot:  Adonis “Donnie” Johnson (Michael B. Jordan) never knew his famous father, heavyweight champion Apollo Creed.  The offspring of an affair between Creed and Adonis’ mother, Johnson grows up amidst foster homes and… Continue reading