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Sylvester Stallone

Flim Weakly Review- Creed 2

Jean Luc Godard once said “Film is truth, 24 frames per second.” Now, I don’t know what that means, but I do know it's wrong. Creed 2 cannot be truth, because it's made of film, and truth is made of emotions or something. I also

Creed (2016)

There is an interview available to watch on YouTube in which Sylvester Stallone, promoting the vastly underrated Cop Land, discusses his growth as an actor and transition to more serious work. Stallone talks interestingly about how he…

Escape Plan (2013)

With Escape Plan, staring Sly and Arnold, being released on DVD and various streaming media, iTunes et al, it’s time to offer a home delivery appraisal of this action adventure flick. Let’s agree up front that a different standard applies.…

Rambo In The ’80s

No, I am not one of those people who ignores sequels that they just don't like. A) I don't do that, and B) I really quite like Rambo (2008). I am only looking at three Rambo movies in this particular piece because December is '80s month…

Lock Up (1989)

Lock Up comes from a time when action movies could still be dramas, too. Sylvester Stallone plays Frank Leone, a likable guy who had some bad run-ins with the wrong people and got framed. But he behaves well in prison, making no trouble at…