3.5Packs a punch

CREED II

Creed II (USA / 12A / 130 mins)   In short: Packs a punch   Directed by Steven Caple Jr. Starring Michael B. Jordan, Sylvester Stallone, Tessa Thompson, Florian Munteanu, Dolph Lundgren.   The Plot: Now the world heavyweight boxing champion, Adonis (Mich...

CREED II – Interview with director Stephen Caple JR

Now the world heavyweight boxing champion, Adonis (Michael B. Jordan) takes time off to concentrate on furthering his relationship with Bianca (Tessa Thompson). The weight of his late father Apollo’s legacy is ...

Adonis and Rocky Face The Dragos In CREED II Poster

Epic new one-sheet for the Steven Caple Jr-directed boxing drama, arriving in Irish cinemas on November 30th. Life has become a balancing act for Adonis Creed. Between personal obligations and training f...

Go behind the scenes on CREED II in this new on set feature

New behind the scenes sneak peek for the forthcoming Rocky spinoff sequel highlights new director Steven Caple Jr. Life has become a balancing act for Adonis Creed. Between personal obligations and training for his next big fight, he is up against the cha...

Sylvester Stallone Adapting James Byron Huggins’ HUNTER

It has been announced that Sylvester Stallone’s Balboa Productions is moving ahead with an adaptation of James Byron Huggins’s novel ‘Hunter,’ a sci-fi thriller which was almost adapted as ‘Rambo V’ at one poin...

Adonis Is Back In The Ring In CREED II Trailer

There’s more to lose than a title. MGM and Warner Bros. have debuted the official trailer for the highly anticipated sequel, hitting Irish cinemas November 30. Check it out below. Life has become a balancing act for Adonis Creed. Between personal obliga...

Sylvester Stallone Developing JACK JOHNSON Biopic

Sylvester Stallone (‘Creed,’ ‘The Expendables,’ ‘Rocky’) has announced plans, via Deadline, for an untitled biopic on the first African-American heavyweight champion, the late Jack Johnson. The news comes da...

RAMBO 5 Will See The Lone Wolf Take On Mexican Cartels

Back in 2016, Sylvester Stallone hinted that he was done with the character of John Rambo, telling Variety “The heart’s willing, but the body says, ‘Stay home!’ It’s like fighters that go back for one last roun...

CREED 2 Synopsis Released As Filming Gets Underway

Production has commenced in Philadelphia on ‘Creed II,’ the continuation of the Rocky saga and sequel to the 2015 critically-acclaimed surprise 2015 hit starring Michael B. Jordan and Sylvester Stallone. Jordan and Stallone reprise their roles of Adonis Cre...

CREED Sequel Casts Ivan Drago’s Son

It has been announced that Romanian boxer Florian ‘Big Nasty’ Munteanu is set star opposite Michael B. Jordan in the follow up to 2015’s ‘Creed.’ Based on an original script by Sylvester Stallone and ‘Luke C...

Steven Caple Jr to Direct CREED Sequel

Back in October, it was revealed that ‘Rocky’ creator and star Sylvester Stallone would return for a follow up to 2015’s ‘Creed,’ signing on to direct, produce and co-star with Michael B. Jordan. Forward on two...

Sylvester Stallone To Direct Adam Driver In TOUGH AS THEY COME

Sylvester Stallone is attached to direct and star opposite Adam Driver (‘Silence,’ ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’) in ‘Tough as They Come,’ based on the true story of U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Mills, one of only five soldiers to survive a quadruple amputation from ...

RAMBO Reboot In Development Without Sylvester Stallone

Ariel Vromen (‘Criminal,’ ‘The Iceman’) is reportedly set to direct a reboot of Sylvester Stallone’s 1980s action franchise ‘Rambo’ for Nu Image/Millennium Films, sans Stallone. The new film, to be titled ‘R...

Five Best Comebacks – From Stallone To Travolta

It’s been nine years since Rocky Balboa, and THIRTY-NINE years since the first Rocky, and Stallone is back in the role for Creed (in cinemas on Jan 15th), playing the ageing trainer to the son of his best friend, Apollo. It’s a perfect circle of storytelling w...
4.0Packs a punch

Creed

CREED (USA/12A/133mins) Directed by Ryan Coogler. Starring Michael B. Jordan, Sylvester Stallone, Tessa Thompson. THE PLOT: Having tried and failed to enter training to be a professional boxer, Adonis ‘Donnie...

CREED – Interview with director Ryan Coogler

Opening in Irish cinemas on January 15th, ‘Creed’ is both a spin-off and sequel to the 1976 ‘Rocky’ movie. Sylvester Stallone returns to the franchise, winning rave reviews and talk of awards. In the film, Rock...