MTV is doing the time warp on a remake of 1975 cult classic "The Rocky Horror Picture Show."
While a boxing story film didn't excite Avildsen at first, the director was moved by the urban character study of Sylvester Stallone's script.
Sylvester Stallone keeps a photo in his living room of the day he was mobbed in Cannes. The incident took place more than 15 years ago. The huge crowd was festive at first when his limo pulled up for…
Just to walk past the "Rocky Balboa" poster in the cineplex seems like deja vu all over again. The thick figure in that bulky gray sweat suit, black watch cap and fingerless woolen gloves, standing…
While younger audiences became acquainted with Burt Young through his work on "Rocky," the actor had already established himself as a streetwise character actor in such fare as Roman Polanski's…
Shire followed up her Oscar nominated turn as Connie Corleone in "The Godfather" with her role as Adrian Pennino, Rocky's inspirational better half.
One of the key catalysts for moving "Rocky Balboa" forward was film financier Revolution Studios. Through Sony's distribution partnership with MGM, the latest installment was financed between the…
One of the more daring plot points in "Rocky Balboa" is that Adrian dies offscreen. Filling her place is Marie, a neighborhood girl who Rocky tended to in the first installment.
A Juilliard grad, composer Conti wrote the signature theme for "Rocky," "Gonna Fly Now," which went gold in 1977, selling more than 500,000 units.
Prior to "Rocky," Chartoff and Winkler cut their teeth with such notable early '70s productions as Sydney Pollack's "They Shoot Horses Don't They?" and Karel Reisz's "The Gambler."
Sylvester Stallone is reaching back to his glory days, and companies are lining up to relive the memories. As rumors still persist that the actor will resurrect the “Rambo” franchise, Columbia…