Rocky

entertainment

I Did a Whole Exercise Class Just to Talk to Ivan Drago, the Rocky Supervillain

I wanted to see what's happened in the 33 years since the scariest Rocky villain killed Apollo Creed.
Joel Golby
11.30.18
Film

An Unofficial Ranking of ‘Rocky’ Franchise Wisdom Bombs

The most inspirational quotes from the film, ranked.
Noel Ransome
11.23.18
Film

‘Creed II’ Is Great Because It’s Yet Another ‘Rocky’ Remake

The film delivers because of—not in spite of—the well-worn formula.
Noel Ransome
11.22.18
sports movies

Sorry, Mr. Vice President, but Rocky Is the Greatest Sports Movie and I Won't Hear Another Word On It

This discussion is not even worth calling a "discussion."
Sean Newell
4.21.17
FIGHTLAND

Chris Weidman Took Inspiration From "Rocky III" While Training for This Weekend's Fight

The former middleweight champion reconnects with his Spartan Stallion roots.
Josh Rosenblatt
4.7.17
Art

Sylvester Stallone's Instagram Is the Only True Art Left in This Cold, Ugly World

Come with me on a journey through some of its finest moments.
Joel Golby
1.27.17
FIGHTLAND

40 Ways To Celebrate Rocky's 40th Anniversary

In celebration of Rocky’s 40th anniversary, we’ve put together a list of 40 things that you can do to celebrate the man, they myth, and his pet turtles (who were also survivors).
Sarah Kurchak
12.2.16
Film

The Strange Film About a Lost Ed Ruscha Sculpture Hidden in the Desert

In 'Where Is Rocky II?' the co-writer of 'Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind' hires a private detective to find a piece of art Ed Ruscha supposedly hid in the middle of the Mojave Desert.
Kaleem Aftab
8.7.16
diet

The World's Oldest Woman Says the Secret to Long Life Is Raw Eggs, Staying Single

Rather than depending on the healing powers of Miller High Life or fresh-picked produce, Morano says that her ability to span three centuries all comes down to… raw eggs. Yep, just like Rocky.
Hilary Pollack
5.18.16
FIGHTLAND

Rocky Star Tony Burton Dies at 78

Remembering Tony Burton, the boxer-turned-actor who played coach Tony "Duke" Evers in the first six Rocky films.
Sarah Kurchak
2.26.16
sportsflicks

Re-Watching "Over The Top" Ahead Of Stallone's Oscar Moment

Sylvester Stallone is nominated for an Academy Award for his (very good!) performance in "Creed." Naturally, we went back to watch his bad 1987 arm-wrestling movie.
Tom Keiser
2.26.16
FIGHTLAND

Sylvester Stallone Teases a Return for Apollo in the Creed Sequel

In a new interview with Variety, Rocky himself suggests that the next Creed movie might be set before Apollo Creed's untimely death. Or it might pit his son Adonis against a giant Russian fighter.
Sarah Kurchak
1.7.16
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