It is with the greatest sadness that we report the passing of Sage Stallone. Sylvester Stallone is devastated and grief-stricken over the sudden loss of his son. His compassion and thoughts are with Sage’s mother, Sasha. Sage was a very talented and wonderful young man. His loss will be felt forever. We would like to thank the […] Read more – ‘Sage Stallone (1976-2012)’.
Movie website Daily Grindhouse has scored some more images from the forthcoming action epic The Expendables 2. The Simon West directed film starring Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Yu Nan, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Chuck Norris, Terry Crews, Randy Couture, Liam Hemsworth, Bruce Willis, and Arnold Schwarzenegger opens August 17th. Check out the rest of the […] Read more – ‘New images from The Expendables 2’.
A new image from the forthcoming action spectacular The Expendables 2 has been making the rounds online. This one features the terrible trio, Sly Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Bruce Willis doing what they do best. Directed by Con Air’s Simon West, and co-starring Jason Statham, Chuck Norris, Dolph Lundgren and Jean-Claude Van Damme among others, […] Read more – ‘New Expendables 2 image’.
According to Empire magazine, it’s the action movie to end all action movies, starring ‘pretty much everyone who’s ever delivered a punch strong enough to knock down a fair-sized mountain’. The Expendables is on its way, and Empire magazine have managed to score a new image from the film and some quotes from Stallone himself […] Read more – ‘New Expendables image’.
The holidays are here again and our friends at Lionsgate have provided us with some copies of The Expendables 3 on Blu-ray to give away! All you have to do to be in with a chance of winning a copy is to use the comments to tell us why you love The Expendables. We’ll pick winners at random between now and […] Read more – ‘The Expendables 3 – Blu-ray competition!’.
“New team. New attitude. New mission.” Official site for The Expendables 3 Trailer for The Expendables 3 The Expendables on Facebook The Expendables 3 at IMDb Buy The Expendables 3 at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page The Expendables 3 is a 2014 American ensemble action film directed by Patrick Hughes, and written […] Read more – ‘The Expendables 3 (2014)’.
Following the huge success of Sly’s appearance at the London Palladium in January, the triple ‘A-list’ superstar, writer, producer and director of almost 90 movies and one of Hollywood’s biggest box office draws is coming to Manchester, UK for another evening of conversation. The event will take place on the 1st of August 2014 at […] Read more – ‘An Evening with Sylvester Stallone comes to Manchester, UK’.
A recent cover story in DuJour featured an interview with Stallone along with some fantastic new photographs of the man. In the article, Sly reveals how he is ‘still fighting for (and winning) America’s heart’. Click on the image above to read it and let us know what you thought of the photos included in the […] Read more – ‘Stallone feature in DuJour’.
An exciting series of character posters appeared online recently for the forthcoming movie The Expendables 3 starring Sylvester Stallone and a host of action legends, like Harrison Ford, Mel Gibson, Antonio Banderas and more. You can find all of the images at movie sites like Empire Online. There is also an official website for the film, as […] Read more – ‘The Expendables 3 is coming!’.
A new academic volume considering the work of Sylvester Stallone has been published by Columbia University Press. The Ultimate Stallone Reader: Sylvester Stallone as Star, Icon, Auteur is edited by Chris Holmlund, Arts and Sciences Excellence Professor of Cinema Studies and French at the University of Tennessee. The official blurb for the book is as […] Read more – ‘The Ultimate Stallone Reader: Sylvester Stallone as Star, Icon, Auteur’.
Our friends over at Hey U Guys published an interview with Sly around the release of the Rocky Heavyweight Collection on Blu-ray. Take a look at their interview and gallery featuring some great images from the Rocky movies. Contents Disc 1: Rocky Blu-ray Remastered Special Features: 8mm Home Movies of Rocky (1975) — Narrated by […] Read more – ‘Sly talks Rocky Heavyweight Collection’.
“A rivalry 30 years in the making.” Official site for Grudge Match Trailer for Grudge Match Grudge Match on Facebook Grudge Match at IMDb Buy Grudge Match at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Grudge Match is a 2013 sports comedy film starring Robert De Niro and Sylvester Stallone as aging boxers stepping […] Read more – ‘Grudge Match (2013)’.
Sylvester Stallone is set to enthral, enlighten and entertain the UK at a unique ‘An Evening With’ event at the world famous London Palladium (previously announced at Central Hall Westminster) on Saturday, 11th January 2014. This un-missable event is an once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see one of the world’s biggest stars. The event is presented by leading entertainment impresario and […] Read more – ‘An Evening with Stallone’.
“How far would you go to protect your home?” Trailer for Homefront Homefront on Facebook Homefront at IMDb Back to the Film & TV page Homefront is a 2013 American action thriller film directed by Gary Fleder. Based on Chuck Logan’s novel of the same name and adapted into a screenplay by Sylvester Stallone, the […] Read more – ‘Homefront (2013)’.
Click the image above to play a fun boxing game in the run up to the release! About Grudge Match Two retired boxers (Sylvester Stallone and Robert De Niro) decide to settle a long-standing beef by heading back into the ring in this sports comedy from director Peter Segal. Back in the day, Billy “The […] Read more – ‘Grudge Match coming Christmas Day’.
A former DEA agent (Jason Statham) moves to a small town with his daughter to get away from the dangers of the job, only to be terrorised by a meth-head gang leader (James Franco) in this action thriller written by Sylvester Stallone and directed by Gary Fleder. Have you seen the movie? What did you […] Read more – ‘Homefront released’.
Sylvester Stallone’s recent art exhibition at the world’s biggest museum of Russian art in Saint Petersburg has been hailed as a success. The action star unveiled a retrospective of his abstract paintings which won praise from the curators at the State Russian Museum. Stallone said it was an honour to show his works in Russia’s […] Read more – ‘Stallone’s Russian art exhibition a success’.
Escape Plan is now in cinemas everywhere! Thanks to all who have written in with comments. We are glad to hear you are enjoying the movie! If you’re yet to check it out, Escape Plan sees action icons Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger team-up to escape a prison like no other. Stallone’s Breslin (an expert in […] Read more – ‘Escape Plan is here!’.
“No one breaks out alone.” Official site for Escape Plan Trailer for Escape Plan Escape Plan on Facebook Escape Plan at IMDb Buy Escape Plan at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Escape Plan is a 2013 action thriller film starring Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, and Jim Caviezel. Escape Plan was directed by […] Read more – ‘Escape Plan (2013)’.
The Facebook page for Stallone’s Christmas boxing movie Grudge Match has shared some fantastic new posters. The Stallone portrait is included below. Check it out and be sure to check out the full gallery on Facebook and give the page a like! Synopsis and trailer Oscar® winner Robert De Niro (Raging Bull) and Oscar® nominee […] Read more – ‘New Grudge Match posters’.
Homefront follows a widowed former DEA agent (Statham) who retires to a small town with his 10-year-old daughter. However, he soon crosses paths with a group of drug traffickers, led by a meth kingpin (Franco), and his retirement does not go to plan. Sylvester Stallone wrote the screenplay for the film, which is adapted from the […] Read more – ‘Homefront trailer’.
Andy Karl (The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Legally Blonde, Wicked), will star as Rocky Balboa alongside Margo Seibert as his painfully shy partner Adrian in the $15 million boxing musical Rocky, which is set to begin performances at the Winter Garden Theater in February. The musical, which premiered with a German-language production in Hamburg, has music by […] Read more – ‘Rocky on Broadway update’.
Escape Plan tells the story of one of the world’s foremost authorities on structural security, who agrees to take on one last job: breaking out of an ultra-secret, high-tech facility called “The Tomb.” Deceived and wrongly imprisoned, Ray Breslin (Sylvester Stallone) must recruit fellow inmate Emil Rottmayer (Arnold Schwarzenegger) to help devise a daring, nearly […] Read more – ‘New Escape Plan poster and website update’.
The Expendables 3 has begun shooting on location in Bulgaria and at Nu Boyana Studios in Sofia. The movie will feature Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Randy Couture, Terry Crews and Arnold Schwarzenegger returning to their roles from the first two films. This sequel also welcomes Wesley Snipes, Antonio Banderas, Mel Gibson and […] Read more – ‘Shooting underway for The Expendables 3’.
Sylvester Stallone, director John Herzfeld and producer Cassian Elwes have successfully reached their Kickstarter goal of raising an additional $250,000 to finish Reach Me. The film boasts a star-studded ensemble, with Stallone joined by the likes of Thomas Jane (Hung), Kevin Connolly (Entourage) as well as Kelsey Grammar, Kyra Sedgwick, Tom Sizemore, Danny Trejo and […] Read more – ‘‘Reach Me’ achieves Kickstarter goal’.
Having unveiled their latest film, Escape Plan, at the legendary San Diego Comic-Con event last month, action stars Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger are looking forward to the release of the forthcoming action thriller on October 18, 2013. Congratulations to those who were lucky enough to attend the exclusive premiere! For everyone else, the official […] Read more – ‘Escape Plan on the way after successful Comic-Con debut’.
Sly enjoyed a day out in St Tropez with his wife Jennifer Flavin and three daughters recently. The family were seen relishing the fine weather and riding aboard a luxury yacht. With Escape Plan due to hit screens in October and Grudge Match due on Christmas Day, there’ll be no rest waiting back home in […] Read more – ‘Stallone and family take time out’.
Rumors of a Rocky spin-off project hit the web recently. Ryan Coogler and Michael B. Jordan, the director and star respectively of the acclaimed drama Fruitvale Station, are beginning work on the project entitled Creed. Focusing on the grandson of Apollo Creed and his desire to become a champion boxer, the project would also feature the […] Read more – ‘Creed project gathers interest’.
Sylvester Stallone took to Twitter recently to reveal that “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey, the UFC women’s bantamweight champion, will make her Hollywood debut next summer in The Expendables 3. He began by asking a question: Who is the newest , maybe toughest female on the plant? — Sylvester Stallone (@TheSlyStallone) July 17, 2013 A few minutes later, […] Read more – ‘Expendables 3 casting update’.
Homefront is an upcoming action-thriller about a widowed ex-DEA agent Phil Broker (Statham), who retires to a small town for the sake of his 10-year-old daughter. He sees his quiet family life turned upside down when he crosses paths with a band of drug traffickers, led by Gator (Franco), a meth kingpin. The film is based on the […] Read more – ‘Homefront gets a new release date’.
Boxing comedy Grudge Match, which features Sylvester Stallone and Robert De Niro as former boxing rivals now in retirement who are enticed to take up their feud once again, has been awarded a Christmas 2013 release after outstanding early screenings. “With the iconic pairing of De Niro and Stallone, surrounded by such a terrific cast — including […] Read more – ‘Grudge Match set for Xmas 2013’.
The first poster for Escape Plan has arrived and it’s a beauty. Sylvester Stallone stars as Ray Breslin, a structural security expert who is framed and jailed in ‘the most secure prison ever built’, where ‘no one breaks out alone’. Stallone is joined by Arnold Schwarzenegger as Emil Rottmayer, who helps him with his nearly impossible […] Read more – ‘Escape Plan gets a poster’.
On July 16, 2013, Warner Home Video will release the action thriller Bullet to the Head starring Sylvester Stallone on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD. The film co-stars Sung Kang, Jason Momoa and Christian Slater. Warner is releasing Bullet to the Head on Blu-ray in a combo pack configuration that also includes DVD and UltraViolet. There […] Read more – ‘Bullet to the Head comes to Blu-ray’.
A small update within this article at CNN revealed some information about a television show called The Last Cop which will be executive produced by Sylvester Stallone, Kevin King, Mikkel Bondesen, Chris Fedak (writer) and Kristen Campo (co-executive producer). Life can seem to pass in the blink of an eye, but for LAPD cop Mick Branigan […] Read more – ‘The Last Cop’.
Having been a knockout in Germany following a successful debut in Hamburg, the musical based upon Sylvester Stallone’s beloved Oscar-winning boxing film/love story Rocky will come to the Winter Garden, New York, in February 2014. Stallone, who wrote the Rocky films and played its boxing star, created the musical in 2011 with Ukranian boxers Wladimir […] Read more – ‘Rocky musical headed to Broadway’.
Sly took to Twitter this week with clues regarding the proposed director for The Expendables 3, the third outing in the hugely successful action franchise which is expected to shoot towards the end of the summer. After allowing guesses from fans, Sly confirmed that Australian director Patrick Hughes is in line to get the job […] Read more – ‘Sly names Expendables 3 director’.
Sly has been making the British papers recently for being spotted out and about in Beverly Hills shopping and spending time with the family. Here’s a couple of images of Sly making his way around town sporting some rather fetching hats, not dissimilar from the Rocky days… Have you seen Sly? Let us know about […] Read more – ‘Sly out and about’.
“Revenge Never Gets Old.” Official site for Bullet to the Head Trailer for Bullet to the Head Bullet to the Head on Facebook Bullet to the Head at IMDb Buy Bullet to the Head at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Bullet to the Head is a 2013 action film, co-written and directed […] Read more – ‘Bullet to the Head (2013)’.
From his recent posts on Twitter, it’s clear that Sylvester Stallone is having fun with The Expendables. Sly took to the microblogging service recently to post a few updates on the tone of The Expendables 3, which he is currently developing, along with a few thoughts on casting new roles. For those wondering what will […] Read more – ‘Sly talks Expendables 3 on Twitter’.
French journalist David Da Silva (any relation to Deke?) has published a new book about Sly in which he interviews directors like Mikael Håfström, John Herzfeld, Martyn Burke, Norman Jewison and Stephen Verona. The book describes Sly as a ‘working class hero’ and takes an academic approach to exploring issues that arise through his films. […] Read more – ‘New book from France about Sly’.
Two silver-screen boxing icons have finished filming a boxing comedy for Warner Bros. The first view of them comes via the candid image above. Robert De Niro and Sylvester Stallone star in Grudge Match, director Peter Segal‘s comedy about two over-the-hill boxers who return to the ring for one last match. Those of you who […] Read more – ‘Grudge Match wraps filming’.
Arriving February 1, 2013 is the new Walter Hill directed Warner Bros action thriller Bullet to the Head. Sylvester Stallone stars as Jimmy Bobo, a New Orleans hitman who forms an alliance with Washington D.C. detective Taylor Kwon to bring down the killer of their respective partners. We hope you are as excited as we are […] Read more – ‘Bullet to the Head – February 1, 2013!’.
Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger presented the award for Best Foreign Language film at the 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards to winner Michael Haneke for his film Amour. See their humorous intro below: Read more – ‘Sly and Arnold at the Golden Globes’.
We would like to wish all Stallone fans everywhere a very happy festive season and a wonderful new year filled with opportunity and promise. Thank you for all of your support this year with The Expendables 2. We hope 2013 will be even more exciting! Join us then for more news and updates from the official […] Read more – ‘Happy holidays!’.
It’s that special time of year again and to show our appreciation for all of your support in 2012, we’d like to give away some copies of the new Blu-ray release of The Expendables 2, starring Sylvester Stallone and his band of mercenaries. Special thanks to Lionsgate for supplying us with these great prizes. All you […] Read more – ‘Expendables 2 holiday giveaway!’.
Sylvester Stallone has wrapped a small role in Reach Me, an indie drama written and directed by John Herzfeld (once Stallone’s co-star in the heady 80s action film Cobra). The story follows a group of people who all have a connection to a self-help book authored by a reclusive former football coach. The credited cast for Reach […] Read more – ‘Stallone to appear in Reach Me’.
Sylvester Stallone was in Hamburg recently to promote the first stage adaptation of his film, Rocky. Stallone is a producer of Rocky – Das Musical, along with the champion boxing brothers Vladimir and Vitali Klitschko. The original 1976 movie won three Oscars and spawned five sequels. The musical tells the rags-to-riches story of Rocky Balboa, […] Read more – ‘New trailer for Rocky – Das Musical’.
With Sylvester Stallone and Robert De Niro signed up to box for director Peter Segal in Grudge Match, it was only logical that a beautiful woman would be somewhere in the mix. Film magazines like Empire have been hot on the trail of this new Stallone project and are reporting that Kim Basinger has now joined the cast. […] Read more – ‘Grudge Match’.
The official website for Sly’s forthcoming film Bullet to the Head has now been established. With the second trailer for the movie now available to watch online, fans have been getting excited for this new action thriller from director Walter Hill. Check out the new trailer below and let us know your thoughts in the […] Read more – ‘Bullet To The Head website’.
The Expendables 2 comes to Blu-ray on November 20, 2012. In this all-action sequel to the blockbuster original, Mr. Church (Bruce Willis) enlists the Expendables to take on a seemingly simple job. The task looks like an easy paycheck for Barney Ross (Sylvester Stallone) and his band of old school mercenaries. But when things go […] Read more – ‘Expendables 2 comes to Blu-ray’.
The Expendables 2 has enjoyed being the number one movie in America during its opening week August 17-23, 2012! The Simon West directed thriller, starring Sylvester Stallone and a star-studded cast of action heroes, earned another $3.8 million in its 8th day of release for a gross of $42.6 million so far. We’d like to […] Read more – ‘The Expendables 2 tops the box office!’.
“Back for War.” Official site for The Expendables 2 Trailer for The Expendables 2 The Expendables 2 on Facebook The Expendables 2 at IMDb Buy The Expendables 2 at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page The Expendables 2 is a 2012 American ensemble action film directed by Simon West and written by Richard […] Read more – ‘The Expendables 2 (2012)’.
A brand new interactive website allows you to become one of The Expendables and add your face to an infinite trailer of action heroes across the world! This fascinating virtual experience is also available for the iPad and iPhone, so you can join the team in style wherever you happen to be. The Simon West directed […] Read more – ‘You are Expendable!’.
In Hall H at San Diego Comic-Con, the panel for The Expendables 2 was more than just another Q&A with a movie cast and a clip. This was a meeting of legends. Both Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger took to the stage at the convention to a montage of their greatest hits and rapturous applause. […] Read more – ‘The Expendables 2 at Comic Con 2012’.
Ubisoft has announced a game based on The Expendables 2 for PC, Xbox Live Arcade, and PlayStation Network. The game is a prequel and therefore ends where The Expendables 2 begins. The road to get there involves numerous locations, explosions, missions, and some serious weaponry. We’ll be on the look out for the release of […] Read more – ‘The Expendables 2: The Game’.
Check out this collector’s poster for the San Diego Comic Con expo. The Expendables 2 is the sequel to the 2010 action film that made $274 million worldwide. The sequel arrives August 17 with all guns blazing. Get all the latest on the movie at the newly updated official Expendables 2 website. Will you be […] Read more – ‘A special Expendables 2 poster’.
There’s another Expendables 2 related website on the scene: http://www.trackemfindemkillem.com is a field guide dedicated to the destruction of The Expendables. Submit your intel and help bring down The Expendables. Are you man enough? Read more – ‘Track ‘Em, Find ‘Em, Kill ‘Em’.
Check out this exclusive Expendables 2 clip from Aint it Cool News and Lionsgate: Barney Ross (Sylvester Stallone), Lee Christmas (Jason Statham), Yin Yang (Jet Li), Gunnar Jensen (Dolph Lundgren),Toll Road (Randy Couture) and Hale Caesar (Terry Crews) — with newest members Billy the Kid (Liam Hemsworth) and Maggie (Yu Nan) aboard — are reunited […] Read more – ‘New Expendables 2 clip’.
There’s a brand new one sheet poster for The Expendables 2, the forthcoming action extravaganza featuring Sly and the gang. The new poster features the entire spectacular cast including the likes of Bruce Willis, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Chuck Norris. The sequel sees Sly’s crew reunited by Bruce Willis’ Mr. Church, who’s keen […] Read more – ‘New poster for The Expendables 2’.
Entertainment Tonight recently posted a video from their set visit to The Tomb. In this video, Stallone and Schwarzenegger talk about their characters in The Tomb; their work together on the action blockbuster The Expendables and its forthcoming sequel The Expendables 2; and the old-school machismo of action movie stars, which Sly calls, ‘male pattern badness’. Check out the […] Read more – ‘On the set of The Tomb’.
Just a reminder that you can check out the trailers and TV spots for the forthcoming action extravaganza The Expendables 2 at the Apple trailers site. The movie is in theatres August 17, 2012. You can also check out the trailer at the official site for the movie. Here’s a taste below: Will you be […] Read more – ‘TV spots and trailers for The Expendables 2’.
Three films from Sylvester Stallone will be packaged together in a Blu-ray box set in August. The Stallone Collection is planned for a Blu-ray release on August 14, just before the theatrical release of the highly anticipated action film, The Expendables 2. The set features three of Sly’s most memorable hit films Cop Land, First Blood and […] Read more – ‘Stallone Collection’.
Jason Statham will star in a crime thriller called Homefront written by Sylvester Stallone and backed by Nu Image/Millennium Films, the companies responsible for the forthcoming summer action movie The Expendables 2. Gary Fleder will direct from Stallone’s adapted screenplay based on the novel by Chuck Logan. Homefront centres on a DEA agent who moves his family […] Read more – ‘Homefront’.
Lionsgate is working on an animated show for the web featuring Sylvester Stallone. The Stallone project goes by the name of Soul Survivor, and focuses on a last-of-his kind mercenary. We’ll keep you updated on this project as and when things progress. Lionsgate released Sly’s recent blockbuster The Expendables and will handle the sequel, which arrives in August 2012. Read more – ‘Soul Survivor’.
An exciting new set of character posters have recently appeared online for The Expendables 2, the upcoming ensemble action movie starring Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Chuck Norris, Randy Couture, Terry Crews, Liam Hemsworth, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Bruce Willis, and Arnold Schwarzenegger. We’re sure you will agree that the crew look ready to make […] Read more – ‘New character posters from The Expendables 2’.
Sylvester Stallone was honoured April 26, 2012 with the CinemaCon Career Achievement Award during the annual gathering in Las Vegas. CinemaCon general manager Mitch Neuhauser said. “throughout his incredible career spanning nearly 40 years, Sylvester has established his ability to continually captivate his audiences. We are very thrilled to acknowledge his remarkable career by honoring him with our CinemaCon Career […] Read more – ‘Stallone receives CinemaCon Career Achievement Award’.
Sylvester Stallone has been shooting scenes for the upcoming movie The Tomb – which also stars Arnold Schwarzenegger, Amy Ryan and 50 Cent – on the streets of New Orleans. Crowds of tourists and locals stopped to check out Stallone as he worked. There were opportunities to snap photos as Sly was filmed getting in […] Read more – ‘Stallone now shooting The Tomb’.
Variety have reported that Amy Ryan, Vincent D’Onofrio, Vinnie Jones and 50 Cent will enter The Tomb with Jim Caviezel, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sly Stallone. Stallone plays an expert on structural security who is framed and put in a high-security prison of his own design. He must put his skills to the test to find out who […] Read more – ‘More stars enter The Tomb’.
During an interview at Carmen’s in Hamilton, Ontario at a fundraising evening for the Canadian Diabetes Association, Sly Stallone described his intent to star in a remake of No Rest for the Wicked. The original was an award-winning film made in Spain. Stallone described it as “hard-core, in the Bad Lieutenant mode”. The role focuses […] Read more – ‘No Rest for the Wicked’.
Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger have announced that their latest venture together will be prison drama The Tomb. After appearing together in The Expendables, the two action legends are to star opposite each other in a third movie that will see Sly’s prison security expert, Ray Breslin, trying to break out of his own unbeatable high-tech prison. […] Read more – ‘Sly and Arnold join forces for The Tomb’.
Sylvester Stallone visited Hamilton, Ontario recently to take part in a fundraiser at Carmen’s. Stallone’s appearance at Carmen’s was his first fundraiser in Canada. People came from all over to see the film actor and movie idol in person. The event raised $100,000 for the Canadian Diabetes Association. This article from Hamilton’s local press has more information […] Read more – ‘Sly event raises $100,000 for charity’.
There were some amazing new Rocky figures on show at the NECA booth at Toy Fair 2012. Have a look at this image gallery including Rocky (bruised and battered, with sculpted saliva and blood coming out of his mouth), Rocky III version of Rocky, Ivan Drago and Clubber Lang. Will you be buying these for your collection in 2012? Read more – ‘New Rocky figures’.
On February 8, 2012, Arnold Schwarzenegger posted the following message online: After all the action, stunts & physical abuse shooting The Expendables 2 and The Last Stand, it was time for a little tune up on my shoulder. Look who was coincidentally waiting in line behind me for his shoulder surgery. Now we’re ready for […] Read more – ‘Sly and Arnold in hospital together’.
Fans of The Expendables may have noticed some updates recently to the official website for The Expendables 2 recently. Get over there to see the trailer, the photos and to read the story of the forthcoming action epic. Read more – ‘The Expendables 2 official website’.
Comingsoon.net posted a couple of new photos from the forthcoming action movie The Expendables 2 starring Sylvester Stallone and a cohort of action superstars. The pics feature Sylvester Stallone with actress Yu Nan, who plays Maggie. Check out the full article. Read more – ‘Two new photos from The Expendables 2’.
Here’s an early Xmas present for all Stallone fans, the teaser trailer for The Expendables 2 has arrived online over at Apple, where you can watch it in glorious HD. Action fans will be excited to see Arnold Schwarzenegger and Bruce Willis are also back, with Chuck Norris and John Claude Van Damme as new arrivals! […] Read more – ‘The Expendables 2 teaser trailer and poster’.
The new musical adaptation of Rocky was a the subject of a press event in Hamburg, Germany in late November. Sylvester Stallone was on hand to promote the event and was joined by boxing brothers Vitali and Vladimir Klitschko at the Operettenhaus, where the November 2012 world premiere of the musical will be held prior to […] Read more – ‘Rocky: The Musical’.
If you are a connoisseur of pens and a Sylvester Stallone fan, then there is a new series of luxury items on the market just for you. The luxury pen company, Montegrappa, has launched a limited edition pen collection called Cult designed by its ambassador, Sylvester Stallone. The actor drew inspiration from the artworks of 16th century […] Read more – ‘Stallone designs luxury pens from Montegrappa’.
Here is an exciting event for your calendars. Don’t miss your opportunity to spend an evening with movie legend Sylvester Stallone, LIVE, on stage for a candid interview and Q&A session that will delve into his extraordinary life and career. Buy your tickets at Fallsview Casino Resort’s Box Office (open noon on show days), at […] Read more – ‘An Evening with Sylvester Stallone’.
Movie website comingsoon.net has posted a series of images from the set of The Expendables 2. With the ensemble action sequel shooting in Bulgaria, photos of Sylvester Stallone, Terry Crews, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Bruce Willis and others have begun to surface online. The Expendables 2 is set for an August 17, 2012 release. The website also posted this teaser […] Read more – ‘Updates from the set of The Expendables 2’.
Indiewire website The Playlist has posted an interview with James Mangold about his 1997 film Cop Land, which starred Sylvester Stallone and arrived on Blu-ray in November. Mangold talks about the Blu-ray release of Cop Land, the film’s unconventional casting choices and the differences between its theatrical cut and the director’s cut available on the new disc. You […] Read more – ‘Cop Land retrospective’.
Movie sites like Empire Online and Variety have now picked up the news that Stallone has signed on for forthcoming action outing The Tomb. The film involves a designer of impregnable prisons having to escape from one of his own maximum security stockades when he’s framed for a crime he didn’t commit. No production date […] Read more – ‘Stallone signs on for The Tomb’.
Here’s something for your Xmas wish list. The extended director’s cut of The Expendables comes to Blu-ray/Digital Download on December 13th. Writer/director Sylvester Stallone’s action epic now has eleven additional minutes integrated into the main feature. The Expendables Extended Director’s Cut follows a team of hardened mercenaries who are sent on what becomes a suicide mission […] Read more – ‘The Expendables Extended Director’s Cut’.
Filming for the sequel to last year’s blockbusting action movie The Expendables, directed by Sylvester Stallone, is underway in Bulgaria, this time with even more star power added to the already impressive cast list. With director Simon West helming the sequel, The Expendables 2 sees the return of the original’s iconic action stars but has added an exciting new crop of names including […] Read more – ‘Shooting has begun on The Expendables 2’.
Charles Napier, the actor who appeared as Murdock, the intelligence officer commanding Rambo in Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985) died October 5, 2011. Napier was a teacher before moving to Hollywood to become an actor. He made his film debut in Russ Meyer’s Cherry, Harry & Raquel! (1970). Napier went on to play roles in several Meyer movies, including the homicidal Harry Sledge in Supervixens (1975). Napier was […] Read more – ‘Charles Napier (1936-2011)’.
Sylvester Stallone is among the many celebrity subjects captured by celebrated artist Andy Warhol. A Polaroid shot of the American actor is part of the ‘Andy in the Valley’ exhibit at Lehigh University in Pennsylvania until December 11, 2011. The exhibit highlights the work of an artist who surrounded himself with celebrities, free thinkers, bohemian street […] Read more – ‘Stallone photo in Warhol exhibition’.
Actor Liam Hemsworth has been cast alongside Sylvester Stallone in forthcoming action extravaganza The Expendables 2, which will be released by Lionsgate in 2012. Director Simon West is helming the star-studded sequel, in which Stallone returns as team leader Barney Ross. In addition to Expendables alumni such as Jason Statham, Dolph Lundgren, Terry Crews, Bruce Willis and […] Read more – ‘Liam Hemsworth Joins The Expendables 2’.
Bullet to the Head, the forthcoming thriller from director Walter Hill which stars Sylvester Stallone has wrapped filming. Movie website Twitch is reporting that the film relied heavily on a Stallone penned rewrite of the script during production, which is interesting news for Stallone fans. A release date for the film has been set for […] Read more – ‘Bullet to the Head wraps filming’.
As filming draws to a close on Sly’s forthcoming thriller Bullet to the Head, rumors surrounding the casting of other Stallone projects have been flying all over the place online. Dark Horizons have a story about Donnie Yen being sought for The Expendables 2. Moviehole are touting Taylor Lautner and Christian Slater among others for […] Read more – ‘Casting rumors go crazy’.
Empire Magazine have published a story in which they reveal that writer Sean Hood has just submitted a screenplay to film production company Millennium for a potential future Rambo film called Rambo: Last Stand. According to Hood, Stallone was involved early on in the process: “He gave me a book, an older screenplay, and about twenty pages he’d written […] Read more – ‘Rambo 5 rumor’.
The 1997 James Mangold film Cop Land starring Sylvester Stallone, Harvey Keitel, Ray Liotta and Robert De Niro is due to arrive in the Blu-ray format on November 1, 2011. Tech specs have yet to be confirmed but you’ll find a list of bonus materials set to be included on the release below. Extended cut […] Read more – ‘Cop Land coming to Blu-ray’.
MCV have revealed that a Rambo video game will arrive in stores next year, courtesy of UK-based publisher Reef Entertainment and supplier Creative Distribution. Reef fended off competition from other publishers to secure the game rights to Rambo from film company StudioCanal. The deal allows Reef to develop and release a number of titles based […] Read more – ‘Rambo game in development’.
Frank Stallone Sr., the father of Hollywood action star Sylvester Stallone and singer/actor Frank Stallone Jr., has died in Florida at the age of 91. The Italian-born author, polo enthusiast and owner of several hair salons died following a battle with prostate cancer. He published his first book, Stewart Lane, last May. He is survived by […] Read more – ‘Frank Stallone Sr. (1919-2011)’.
Variety have published an article detailing the casting of three actors in the forthcoming, as yet untitled, Walter Hill directed thriller, an adaptation of the graphic novel Bullet to the Head, created by Matz and Colin Wilson. Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Christian Slater and Holt McCallany have joined the cast of the Warner Bros. film in which Sylvester Stallone […] Read more – ‘Trio of actors cast in Walter Hill project’.
Actor Sylvester Stallone was officially inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in Canastota, New York, on Sunday, June 12, 2011 for his work portraying the underdog boxer Rocky Balboa in the Rocky films. Alongside Stallone, legendary heavyweight boxer ‘Iron’ Mike Tyson was also inducted. “I’ve never pretended to be a boxer. I don’t […] Read more – ‘Stallone inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame’.
British director Simon West (Con Air, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider) has signed on to helm The Expendables 2 for Lionsgate and Avi Lerner’s Nu Image/Millennium Films. The Expendables 2 has been in development in recent months with Lionsgate announcing that the sequel would open domestically on Aug. 17, 2012. The first Expendables movie grossed $102 […] Read more – ‘Simon West to direct The Expendables 2’.
Joel Silver’s Dark Castle Entertainment has joined Walter Hill’s upcoming action thriller starring Sylvester Stallone. The film, based on the graphic novel Bullet to the Head, written by Matz and illustrated by Colin Wilson, is now set to be distributed domestically through Warner Bros. The plot involves a New Orleans hitman, played by Stallone, who […] Read more – ‘Joel Silver joins ‘Bullet in the Head’ project’.
Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty, a Tony Award-winning songwriting team (Ragtime), along with the book writer Thomas Meehan are deep into a stage musical adaptation of the boxing/romantic drama Rocky, the winner of the 1976 Academy Award for best picture. “At first I thought, all the world needs is a ‘Rocky’ musical,” Mr. Meehan said. […] Read more – ‘Rocky musical moves forward’.
Website firstshowing.net have posted this Expendables 2 teaser poster seen in a magazine at the Cannes film festival. Quite a thrill for Expendables fans, especially since Lionsgate have announced that The Expendables 2 will be hitting theaters on August 17th, 2012. Excited about the sequel? Let us know in the comments below. Read more – ‘The Expendables 2 teaser poster’.
Movie rumor website Den of Geek have posted some exciting news stemming from an interview with Jean Claude Van Damme’s regular collaborator, Sheldon Lettich. In conversation, Lettich confirmed that JCVD would appear in The Expendables 2. His actual words were: “He said he’s going to be in The Expendables 2, playing a villain.” Only time […] Read more – ‘Jean Claude Van Damme rumored for Expendables 2’.
In 1980, Sylvester Stallone contacted A. Thomas Schomberg at his Colorado studio to create the statue of Rocky for the movie Rocky III. Sylvester Stallone had a very clear vision of what he wanted the statue of Rocky to portray. Rocky, the iconic hero, would be poised with his arms over his head to represent the […] Read more – ‘New poster from sculptor of Rocky statue’.
Warner Home Video has announced more Blu-ray releases for August 16, 2011 including Stallone’s action movies Assassins, Cobra, Demolition Man and The Specialist. We’re glad to see these Stallone classics receiving the high-def Blu-ray treatment at last. Cobra will include a making-of featurette and commentary by director George P. Cosmatos. Demolition Man will contain a […] Read more – ‘More Stallone movies due on Blu-ray’.
Thomas Jane (Boogie Nights, The Mist, Hung) will join Sylvester Stallone in the forthcoming action thriller Headshot, to be directed by legendary helmer Walter Hill. The movie will see Stallone’s hitman reluctantly buddy up with Jane’s NYPD detective for an investigation after both their respective partners are killed. Jane said: “He’s a hitman, I’m a cop, and we’re […] Read more – ‘Thomas Jane added to Headshot’.
Celebrity gossip website TMZ broke this story, which revealed that a pair of boxing gloves said to be worn by Sylvester Stallone in the original Rocky movie have been pulled from a high profile Hollywood auction when Stallone himself questioned the authenticity of the items. Over the years, we have received many emails from disappointed […] Read more – ‘Stallone memorabilia auction under doubt’.
Movie gossip website Ain’t it Cool News broke this story via the website’s head honcho Harry Knowles, who confirmed that Walter Hill is on board as the director of Stallone’s forthcoming film Headshot. Stallone said: “We’ve been on the same track since The Driver, then 48 Hrs didn’t happen, so here we are almost 35 […] Read more – ‘Sly confirms Walter Hill as director of Headshot’.
We are pleased to confirm that Stallone is in talks with director Walter Hill, the man behind such classics as The Driver, The Warriors, The Long Riders, Southern Comfort and 48 Hrs, to helm the forthcoming film Headshot. Stallone said: “I completely respect Walter’s incredible body of work and hopefully this legendary director will become attached […] Read more – ‘Walter Hill in talks to direct Stallone in Headshot’.
Sylvester Stallone has announced plans to launch a men’s clothing line under his new lifestyle company Sly Inc. The brand, titled ‘Stallone’, will launch in 2012, and will take inspiration from Sly’s career defining roles as Rambo and Rocky. According to Sly Inc. president Michael Henry, the line will be targeted at “the rebel and […] Read more – ‘Stallone announces plans for new clothing line’.
Sylvester Stallone scored a massive box office coup last year with The Expendables ($275m+), the action movie that featured an all-hero ensemble cast including Stallone, Jet Li, Jason Statham, Dolph Lundgren and Steve Austin. Stallone was the creative force behind the original: writing, directing and starring in the picture. But Sly isn’t planning on helming […] Read more – ‘Stallone won’t direct The Expendables 2’.
Sylvester Stallone currently has an art exhibition entitled ‘Sylvester Stallone: 35 Years of Painting’ at Galerie Gmurzynska in St. Moritz, Switzerland. The retrospective show, which includes 30 pieces painted by the actor, lasts until March 15, 2011. The paintings document different periods of Stallone’s creative work, including various self-portraits. The show is a great representation […] Read more – ‘Sylvester Stallone: 35 Years of Painting’.
Former California Govenor Arnold Schwarzenegger, left, presents actor Sylvester Stallone with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 48th Annual ICG Publicist Awards at The Beverly Hilton hotel Friday February 25, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California. AP Photo/ICG, Craig T. Mathew Congratulations Sly! Let us know what you think about this in the comments below. Read more – ‘Sly receives Lifetime Achievement Award’.
Sylvester Stallone will star as a New Orleans hitman who teams with a New York City cop in a new action picture called Headshot. Wayne Kramer (The Cooler) will direct Headshot from a script by Alessandro Camon (The Messenger). The film begins shooting in May in Louisiana and New York. In the movie, Stallone’s character […] Read more – ‘Stallone to Star as hitman in ‘Headshot’’.
Sylvester Stallone is on a mission to reunite The Expendables for another action adventure. “We’re at work on it,” Stallone confirmed to CNN at the Hollywood premiere of Jason Statham’s The Mechanic. “Because you have about five different scenarios, you try to figure out which one will work the best: what area, the kind of stunts, […] Read more – ‘Stallone at work on The Expendables 2’.
The truck driven by Sylvester Stallone in The Expendables has been sold to the highest bidder at an Arizona car auction for $132,000 according to celebrity gossip website TMZ. The truck, which was custom built by West Coast Customs, not only sports a new Ford 347cid Edelbrock engine and race seats, but also reportedly features hidden […] Read more – ‘Expendables truck sells at auction’.
March 29, 2011 sees the DVD release of Capone (1975), an American crime film directed by Steve Carver and starring Ben Gazzara, Harry Guardino, Susan Blakely and Sylvester Stallone as Frank Nitti. The story focuses on the rise and fall of the infamous Chicago gangster Al Capone and the control he exhibited over the city […] Read more – ‘New on Blu-ray and DVD’.
Here’s wishing all Stallone fans and visitors to this site a peaceful holiday period and a happy new year! Since the official website relaunched last month, your many comments and emails have been warmly received. With over 150,000 hits in the past few weeks alone, your support and enthusiasm has helped to make 2010 into a […] Read more – ‘Happy holidays!’.
Sylvester Stallone paid tribute to the ‘real-life Rockys’ as he was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame and Museum, December 7, 2010. Stallone, who wrote and starred in the 1976 Oscar-winning film Rocky, about an underdog boxer from Philadelphia, was named among the twelve members of the 2011 class. Sly said in a statement: […] Read more – ‘Stallone inducted into Boxing Hall of Fame’.
With the arrival of blockbuster action extravaganza The Expendables on Blu-ray and DVD, we are pleased to announce that Sly has sent over some copies of the movie that some of you lucky fans can win here at the official site. These are the new three disc Blu-ray combo packs including the DVD and digital […] Read more – ‘The Expendables Blu-ray Competition’.
Legendary soundtrack label Intrada has announced the 2-CD world premiere of the complete Jerry Goldsmith score for First Blood, the Ted Kotcheff action movie in which Sylvester Stallone first introduced his iconic Rambo character to moviegoers. The score is complete and presented from the original multi-track masters for the first time thanks to the discovery […] Read more – ‘First Blood complete score released’.
The Expendables, Sylvester Stallone’s latest blockbuster movie, which teams up of some of the greatest action stars ever, will be released on November 23rd as a three disc blu-ray combo pack as well as on DVD, digital download and on demand. Both the blu-ray combo pack and standard DVD will be loaded with extras created in […] Read more – ‘The Expendables on Blu-ray November 23rd’.
Sylvester Stallone accepts the Hollywood Career Achievement Award onstage during the 14th annual Hollywood Awards Gala at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on October 25, 2010 in Beverly Hills, California. The award was presented to Sly by actors Bruce Willis and Arnold Schwarzenegger. Watch the presentation Read more – ‘Sly at Hollywood awards’.
Director and actor Sylvester Stallone attended the premiere of The Expendables at Shibuya-AX on September 26, 2010 in Tokyo, Japan. The film opens on October 16 in Japan. While in town, Sly checked out new official action figures from Hot Toys. Read more – ‘Sly and Dolph in Japan’.
One: The Body of Sylvester Stallone Two: Nutrition and Regimen Three: Interview with Sly Four: Training and Exercise How Dolph Lundgren trained to fight Rocky from Muscle & Fitness magazine. Sylvester Stallone was in trouble. He had the concept for Rocky IV, Rocky vs the Russians, but what he didn’t have was somebody to play […] Read more – ‘Five’.
One: The Body of Sylvester Stallone Two: Nutrition and Regimen Three: Interview with Sly Five: How Dolph Lundgren trained to fight Rocky Training and Exercise from Muscle & Fitness magazine. Sylvester Stallone had trained with Franco Columbu to get in shape for Rocky II, so he knew the services of the two-time Mr. Olympia did […] Read more – ‘Four’.
One: The Body of Sylvester Stallone Two: Nutrition and Regimen Four: Training and Exercise Five: How Dolph Lundgren trained to fight Rocky Longevity Magazine: Interview with Sly (1991) Q: Do you work closely with a nutritionist or doctor to monitor your health? A: No, I monitor it myself. I have blood tests done every four […] Read more – ‘Three’.
One: The Body of Sylvester Stallone Three: Interview with Sly Four: Training and Exercise Five: How Dolph Lundgren trained to fight Rocky Nutrition and Regimen “I led a very unhealthy regimen while working to develop my body for the later Rocky movies. I was working out on an empty stomach, and my body began to […] Read more – ‘Two’.
Two: Nutrition and Regimen Three: Interview with Sly Four: Training and Exercise Five: How Dolph Lundgren trained to fight Rocky The Body of Sylvester Stallone Sly Stallone first got his inspiration to pursue exercise and nutrition when he saw Steve Reeves (a former Mr. Universe) in HERCULES! At 13 years old, Sylvester was astounded with […] Read more – ‘One’.
Heart of a Champion at IMDb Buy Heart of a Champion at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Heart of a Champion: The Ray Mancini Story is a 1985 film directed by Richard Michaels. This is the story of boxer Ray ‘Boom Boom’ Mancini. Doug McKeon plays Mancini, while Robert Blake co-stars as […] Read more – ‘Heart of a Champion: The Ray Mancini Story (1985)’.
The Contender Rematch: Mora vs Manfredo at IMDb Back to the Film & TV page Over ten thousand people turned out for The Contender Re-match, staged in Staples Center, Los Angeles, on October 15th, 2005. Luminaries such as Sly Stallone, Vinny Paz, the CEO of Everlast and stars from Entourage were in attendance. Mark Burnett […] Read more – ‘The Contender Rematch: Mora vs. Manfredo (2005)’.
“Who will roll?” The Contender at IMDb Back to the Film & TV page The Contender is a reality television series that follows a group of boxers as they compete with one another in an elimination-style competition, while their lives and relationships with each other and their families are depicted. Produced by Mark Burnett, the […] Read more – ‘The Contender (2006-2009)’.
Official site for Inferno: The Making of The Expendables Trailer for The Expendables Inferno: The Making of The Expendables on Facebook Inferno: The Making of The Expendables at IMDb Back to the Film & TV page The Expendables is a 2010 American ensemble action film written by David Callaham and Sylvester Stallone, and directed by […] Read more – ‘Inferno: The Making of The Expendables (2010)’.
Father Lefty at IMDb Back to the Film & TV page Father Lefty was a 2002 television pilot for CBS that was never produced. We are seeking more information on this title. Read more – ‘Father Lefty (2002)’.
“It’s five years later for Tony Manero. The fever still burns!” Staying Alive at IMDb Buy Staying Alive at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Staying Alive is the 1983 sequel to Saturday Night Fever, starring John Travolta as the main character, Tony Manero, with Cynthia Rhodes, Finola Hughes, Joyce Hyser, Steve Inwood […] Read more – ‘Staying Alive (1983)’.
The Party at Kitty and Stud’s at IMDb Back to the Film & TV page The Party at Kitty and Stud’s, better known under the title Italian Stallion, is a 1970 softcore film, which has the distinction of being Sylvester Stallone’s first film and also his first starring role, for which he worked two days […] Read more – ‘The Party at Kitty and Stud’s (1970)’.
No Place to Hide at IMDb Back to the Film & TV page No Place to Hide, a.k.a. Rebel, is a 1970 film starring Sylvester Stallone. The film is set in New York in the late 1960s; a politically motivated group of students plans bombings of company offices who do business with dictators in Middle […] Read more – ‘No Place to Hide (1970)’.
Bananas at IMDb Buy Bananas at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Bananas is a 1971 comedy film written by Mickey Rose and Woody Allen, directed by Allen, and starring himself and Louise Lasser. It featured a young Sylvester Stallone in a small but memorable role. Parts of the plot were based on […] Read more – ‘Bananas (1971)’.
“One man is missing. Two girls lie dead. And someone is breathing on the other end of the phone.” Trailer for Klute Klute at IMDb Buy Klute at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Klute is a 1971 film which tells the story of a prostitute who assists a detective in solving a […] Read more – ‘Klute (1971)’.
“When was the last time someone gave you a hickey?” The Lords of Flatbush at IMDb Buy The Lords of Flatbush at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page The Lords of Flatbush is a 1974 American drama film about a street gang in leather jackets from the Flatbush neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York. […] Read more – ‘The Lords of Flatbush (1974)’.
“And you think you’ve got problems.” The Prisoner of Second Avenue at IMDb Buy The Prisoner of Second Avenue at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page The Prisoner of Second Avenue is an American black comedy play by Neil Simon, later made into a film released in 1975. The play ran on Broadway […] Read more – ‘The Prisoner of Second Avenue (1975)’.
“The man who made the twenties roar! Now, after 45 years, his true story can be told!” Capone at IMDb Buy Capone at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Capone (1975) is an American crime film directed by Steve Carver and the film stars Ben Gazzara, Harry Guardino, Susan Blakely and an early […] Read more – ‘Capone (1975)’.
“In the year 2000, hit and run driving is no longer a felony. It’s the national sport!” Trailer for Death Race 2000 Death Race 2000 at IMDb Buy Death Race 2000 at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Death Race 2000 is a 1975 American cult science fiction action film directed by Paul […] Read more – ‘Death Race 2000 (1975)’.
Farewell, My Lovely at IMDb Buy Farewell, My Lovely at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Farewell, My Lovely (1975) is a neo-noir film directed by Dick Richards and featuring Robert Mitchum and Charlotte Rampling. The picture is based on the novel Farewell, My Lovely (1940) by Raymond Chandler. Set in Los Angeles […] Read more – ‘Farewell, My Lovely (1975)’.
Police Story at IMDb Back to the Film & TV page Police Story is an anthology television crime drama that aired on NBC from 1973 through 1978. The show was the brainchild of author and former policeman Joseph Wambaugh and represented a major step forward in the realistic depiction of police work and violence on […] Read more – ‘Police Story (1975)’.
“Who loves ya, baby?” Kojak at IMDb Buy Kojak at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Kojak is an American television series starring Telly Savalas as the title character, bald New York City Police Department Detective Lieutenant Theo Kojak. It aired from October 24, 1973, to March 18, 1978, on CBS. Kojak’s Greek […] Read more – ‘Kojak (1975)’.
“The annual Trans-American outlaw road race. A cross country demolition derby without rules!” Cannonball at IMDb Buy Cannonball at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Cannonball, also known as Carquake, is a 1976 film starring David Carradine. The film is one of two released in 1976 (the other being The Gumball Rally) that […] Read more – ‘Cannonball (1976)’.
“A love story between a man, a country, the people he led and the woman he loved.” F.I.S.T at IMDb Buy F.I.S.T at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page F.I.S.T is a 1978 movie directed by Norman Jewison and starring Sylvester Stallone. In this film, Stallone plays a Cleveland warehouse worker named Johnny […] Read more – ‘F.I.S.T (1978)’.
“The Carboni Boys. They haul ice, lay out stiffs and dance with monkeys.” Paradise Alley at IMDb Buy Paradise Alley at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Paradise Alley is a 1978 film about three brothers in Hell’s Kitchen, New York City in the 1940s who become involved in professional wrestling. It was […] Read more – ‘Paradise Alley (1978)’.
“The story continues.” Trailer for Rocky II Rocky II at IMDb Buy Rocky II at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Rocky II is a 1979 American film that is the sequel to Rocky, a motion picture in which an unknown boxer had been given a chance to go the distance with the […] Read more – ‘Rocky II (1979)’.
“Wulfgar, an international terrorist holds the City of New York hostage, but Deke DaSilva, the most dangerous cop known to man, can take him down.” Trailer for Nighthawks Nighthawks at IMDb Buy Nighthawks at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Nighthawks is a 1981 thriller film starring Sylvester Stallone, Billy Dee Williams, Lindsay […] Read more – ‘Nighthawks (1981)’.
“Their goal was freedom.” Victory at IMDb Buy Victory at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Escape to Victory, known simply as Victory in North America, is a 1981 film about Allied prisoners of war who are interned in a German prison camp during World War II. The film was directed by John […] Read more – ‘Victory (1981)’.
“His life is happy, his fights have seemed easy. Now a young upstart is going to make him prove just how far he can still go.” Rocky III at IMDb Buy Rocky III at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Rocky III is a 1982 American film that is the third installment in […] Read more – ‘Rocky III (1982)’.
“One war against one man.” Trailer for First Blood First Blood at IMDb Buy First Blood at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page First Blood (also known as Rambo or Rambo: First Blood outside the United States), is a 1982 action/thriller film directed by Ted Kotcheff. The film stars Sylvester Stallone as John […] Read more – ‘First Blood (1982)’.
“She’s bet everything, and we mean everything, that she can turn this New York cabbie into an overnight sensation. He has other things in mind. But he’s never had a trainer like this one!” Trailer for Rhinestone Rhinestone at IMDb Buy Rhinestone at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Rhinestone is a 1984 […] Read more – ‘Rhinestone (1984)’.
“What most people call hell, he calls home.” Trailer for Rambo: First Blood Part II Rambo: First Blood Part II at IMDb Buy Rambo: First Blood Part II at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Rambo: First Blood Part II is a 1985 action film. A sequel to 1982’s First Blood, it is […] Read more – ‘Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)’.
“He’s facing the ultimate challenge. And fighting for his life.” Rocky IV at IMDb Buy Rocky IV at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Rocky IV is a 1985 American film written by, directed by, and starring Sylvester Stallone. It is the fourth and most financially successful entry in the Rocky franchise. In […] Read more – ‘Rocky IV (1985)’.
“Crime is the disease. Meet the cure.” Cobra at IMDb Buy Cobra at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Cobra is a 1986 action film directed by George P Cosmatos and starring Sylvester Stallone, Reni Santoni, Brigitte Nielsen, and Andrew Robinson. Marion Cobretti, codenamed ‘Cobra’ (Stallone) is a police officer from a division […] Read more – ‘Cobra (1986)’.
“Driving headlong towards the biggest fight of his life.” Trailer for Over the Top Over the Top at IMDb Buy Over the Top at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Over the Top is a 1987 drama film starring Sylvester Stallone, and produced and directed by Menahem Golan about a long haul truck […] Read more – ‘Over the Top (1987)’.
“God would have mercy. John Rambo won’t!” Trailer for Rambo III Rambo III at IMDb Buy Rambo III at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Rambo III (also known as Rambo: First Blood Part III in Malaysia) is a 1988 American action/war film released on May 25, 1988. It is the third film […] Read more – ‘Rambo III (1988)’.
“How much can a man take, before he gives back?” Trailer for Lock Up Lock Up at IMDb Buy Lock Up at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Lock Up is a 1989 prison film starring Sylvester Stallone and Donald Sutherland. Frank Leone is nearing the end of his prison term for a […] Read more – ‘Lock Up (1989)’.
“Two of LA’s top rival cops are going to have to work together. Even if it kills them.” Trailer for Tango & Cash Tango & Cash at IMDb Buy Tango & Cash at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Tango & Cash is a 1989 American action-comedy film starring Sylvester Stallone, Kurt Russell, […] Read more – ‘Tango & Cash (1989)’.
“Go for it!” Rocky V at IMDb Buy Rocky V at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Rocky V is a 1990 American film that is the fifth film in the Rocky series. It stars Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Stallone’s real life son Sage Stallone and real life boxer Tommy Morrison as boxer […] Read more – ‘Rocky V (1990)’.
“In crime and comedy, timing is everything.” Oscar at IMDb Buy Oscar at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Oscar is a 1991 American comedy film directed by John Landis. Based on the Claude Magnier stage play, it is not a remake of the 1967 film of the same name, but bears certain […] Read more – ‘Oscar (1991)’.
“Detective Joe Bomowski’s mom is in town for a visit. She did the laundry, washed the windows and scrubbed the floors. Now, she’s gonna clean up the streets.” Trailer for Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot at IMDb Buy Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot at Amazon Back to […] Read more – ‘Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot (1992)’.
“Hang on!” Trailer for Cliffhanger Cliffhanger at IMDb Buy Cliffhanger at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Cliffhanger is a 1993 American action film directed by Renny Harlin and starring Sylvester Stallone and John Lithgow. Stallone plays a mountain climber, who becomes embroiled in a failed heist set in a U.S. Treasury plane […] Read more – ‘Cliffhanger (1993)’.
“The future isn’t big enough for the both of them.” Trailer for Demolition Man Demolition Man at IMDb Buy Demolition Man at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Demolition Man is a 1993 American dystopian action film directed by Marco Brambilla, and starring Sylvester Stallone and Wesley Snipes. Sandra Bullock, Nigel Hawthorne and […] Read more – ‘Demolition Man (1993)’.
“The government taught him to kill. Now he’s using his skills to help a woman seek revenge against the Miami underworld.” Trailer for The Specialist The Specialist at IMDb Buy The Specialist at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page The Specialist is a 1994 action film from Warner Bros. Pictures. It is directed […] Read more – ‘The Specialist (1994)’.
“One man is judge, jury and executioner.” Trailer for Judge Dredd Judge Dredd at IMDb Buy Judge Dredd at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Judge Dredd is a 1995 American action film directed by Danny Cannon, and starring Sylvester Stallone, Diane Lane, Rob Schneider, Armand Assante, and Max von Sydow. The film […] Read more – ‘Judge Dredd (1995)’.
“In the shadows of life, in the business of death, one man found a reason to live.” Trailer for Assassins Assassins at IMDb Buy Assassins at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Assassins is a 1995 American-French action film written by the Wachowski brothers and Brian Helgeland, directed by Richard Donner, and starring […] Read more – ‘Assassins (1995)’.
“Hold your breath.” Daylight at IMDb Buy Daylight at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Daylight is a 1996 disaster film, starring Sylvester Stallone, Amy Brenneman, Viggo Mortensen, Dan Hedaya, and Danielle Harris. It was directed by Rob Cohen and released in theaters on December 6, 1996. The film opens with a waste […] Read more – ‘Daylight (1996)’.
“No one is above the law.” Cop Land at IMDb Buy Cop Land at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Cop Land is a 1997 American drama film written and directed by James Mangold with an ensemble cast featuring Sylvester Stallone, Harvey Keitel, Ray Liotta, Robert De Niro, Robert Patrick, Peter Berg, and […] Read more – ‘Cop Land (1997)’.
“Every ant has his day.” Trailer for Antz Antz at IMDb Buy Antz at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Antz is a 1998 American computer-animated film produced by DreamWorks Animation. It features the voices of well-known actors such as Woody Allen, Sharon Stone, Jennifer Lopez, Sylvester Stallone, Dan Aykroyd, Anne Bancroft, Gene […] Read more – ‘Antz (1998)’.
“The truth hurts.” Official site for Get Carter Trailer for Get Carter Get Carter at IMDb Buy Get Carter at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Get Carter is the 2000 remake of the 1971 crime film of the same name, starring Sylvester Stallone in the title role. The film also features Miranda […] Read more – ‘Get Carter (2000)’.
“Get ready for the race of your life.” Trailer for Driven Driven at IMDb Buy Driven at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Driven is a 2001 movie directed by Renny Harlin and starring Sylvester Stallone, who also wrote and produced. It centers on a young racing driver’s effort to win the ChampCar […] Read more – ‘Driven (2001)’.
Official site for Liberty’s Kids Liberty’s Kids at IMDb Buy Liberty’s Kids at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Liberty’s Kids is an animated television series produced by DiC Entertainment, originally broadcast on PBS Kids from September 2, 2002 to April 4, 2003. The show has since been syndicated by DiC to affiliates […] Read more – ‘Liberty’s Kids: Est. 1776 (2002)’.
“Survival is a killer.” Trailer for D-Tox D-Tox at IMDb Buy D-Tox at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page D-Tox is a 2002 film directed by Jim Gillespie and starring Sylvester Stallone. The film was released internationally by United International Pictures. It was not released in the US until three years later, where […] Read more – ‘D-Tox (2002)’.
“Her life is his job.” Trailer for Avenging Angelo Avenging Angelo at IMDb Buy Avenging Angelo at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Avenging Angelo is a 2002 American film directed by Martyn Burke that stars Sylvester Stallone and Madeleine Stowe. This is the last film in which Anthony Quinn appeared. It was […] Read more – ‘Avenging Angelo (2002)’.
“No speed limits the next 90 min.” Taxi 3 at IMDb Buy Taxi 3 at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Taxi 3 is a 2003 French comedy film directed by Gérard Krawczyk. It is the sequel to Taxi 2. The film featured a cameo by Sylvester Stallone as a taxi passenger in […] Read more – ‘Taxi 3 (2003)’.
“Look deeper.” Trailer for Shade Shade at IMDb Buy Shade at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Shade is a 2003 neo-noir crime drama starring Stuart Townsend, Gabriel Byrne, Thandie Newton, Jamie Foxx, Roger Guenveur Smith, Melanie Griffith and Sylvester Stallone. The film follows a trio of grifters who attempt to set up […] Read more – ‘Shade (2003)’.
“The Game is over.” Trailer for Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over at IMDb Buy Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over is a 2003 American action-adventure family film directed by Robert Rodriguez and the third film in the […] Read more – ‘Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003)’.
“Fast. Furious. Fun.” Official site for Las Vegas Las Vegas at IMDb Buy Las Vegas at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Las Vegas is an American television series that aired on NBC from September 22, 2003 to February 15, 2008. The show focuses on a team of people working in the fictional […] Read more – ‘Las Vegas (2005)’.
“It ain’t over ’til it’s over.” Official site for Rocky Balboa Trailer for Rocky Balboa Rocky Balboa at IMDb Buy Rocky Balboa at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Rocky Balboa (also known as Rocky VI) is the sixth film in the Rocky franchise, written, directed by and starring Sylvester Stallone, who plays […] Read more – ‘Rocky Balboa (2006)’.
“Heroes never die. They just reload.” Official site for Rambo Trailer for Rambo Rambo on Facebook Rambo at IMDb Buy Rambo at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Rambo (also known as Rambo IV and John Rambo) is a 2008 American action/war film starring Sylvester Stallone returning and reprising his famous role as legendary […] Read more – ‘Rambo (2008)’.
“Choose your weapon.” Official site for The Expendables Trailer for The Expendables The Expendables on Facebook The Expendables at IMDb Buy The Expendables at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page The Expendables is a 2010 American ensemble action film written by David Callaham and Sylvester Stallone, and directed by Stallone. Filming began on […] Read more – ‘The Expendables (2010)’.
“His whole life was a million-to-one shot.” Official site for Rocky Trailer for Rocky Rocky at IMDb Buy Rocky at Amazon Back to the Film & TV page Rocky is a 1976 American sports drama film directed by John G. Avildsen, and written by and starring Sylvester Stallone. It tells the rags to riches American […] Read more – ‘Rocky (1976)’.
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Sylvester Stallone has established worldwide recognition as an actor, writer and director since he played the title role in his own screenplay of Rocky, which won the Academy Award in 1976 for Best Picture. Since that seminal motion picture, Rocky grew to a franchise of five sequels and in 2006 Stallone concluded the series with Rocky […] Read more – ‘Bio’.
Here you will find five sections that bring together various interviews with Sylvester Stallone detailing his experiences in the world of health and fitness. One: The Body of Sylvester Stallone Two: Nutrition and Regimen Three: Interview with Sly Four: Training and Exercise Five: How Dolph Lundgren trained to fight Rocky If you are still hungry […] Read more – ‘Health & Fitness’.
Photo: EPA/Arno Balzarini. Sylvester Stallone’s art exhibition entitled ‘Sylvester Stallone: 35 Years of Painting’ was held at Galerie Gmurzynska in St. Moritz, Switzerland between February 18 and March 15, 2011. The retrospective show, which includes 30 pieces painted by the actor, documents different periods of Stallone’s creative work, plus various self-portraits. “Best of Life”, mixed […] Read more – ‘Art’.
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Sly Stallone was in London to celebrate the UK premiere of The Expendables, as were Dolph Lundgren and Jason Statham. Check out images and video from the premiere courtesy of Empire magazine. Read more – ‘Expendables UK premiere’.
Harry over at Ain’t It Cool News has an Expendables TV spot and a hi-res copy of the “Legends” banner which advertises all of the great stars starring in Stallone’s forthcoming action extravaganza. Check out the footage and download the banner. Read more – ‘AICN Expendables exclusives’.
Celebrated soundtrack label Intrada have released Vince DiCola’s score for Rocky IV on CD. The original album release featured songs plus two excerpts from score. This new Intrada release offers the entire score by Vince DiCola, including his arrangement of the classic ‘Theme from Rocky’ by Bill Conti. Highlights include ‘Up the Mountain’, ‘Training Montage’, […] Read more – ‘Rocky IV score released’.