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."
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…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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…
Sylvester Stallone is reaching back to his glory days, and companies are lining up to relive the memories. As the actor pursues plans to resurrect the "Rambo" franchise, Columbia, Revolution Studios…
There are two kinds of people destined to see this revival of "Rocky Horror Show": those addicted to Richard O'Brien's cult-classic musical and those interested in how David Ar-quette looks in a…
Rocky II follows much the same theme as its predecessor - that is fighter Rocky Balboa's path to a stab at the heavyweight crown. In its boxing and training scenes Rocky II packs much of the punch…
If ever a recent offbeat film project had some high-horsepower sponsorship, it's "Rocky." Sylvester Stallone stars in his own screenplay about a minor local boxer who gets a chance to fight a…