Title: Creed Director: Ryan Coogler Screenwriter: Ryan Coogler (screenplay and story), Aaron Covington (screenplay), and Sylvester Stallone Principal Cast: Michael B. Jordan, Sylvester Stallone, Tessa Thompson, Phylicia Rashad, Andre Ward, and Tony Bellew Summary: The former World Heavyweight Champion Rocky Balboa serves as a trainer and mentor to Adonis Johnson, the son of his late […]
Title: Southpaw Director: Antoine Fuqua Screenwriter: Kurt Sutter Principal Cast: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rachel McAdams, Forest Whitaker, Oona Laurence, 50 Cent, and Naomie Harris Summary:Boxer Billy Hope turns to trainer Tick Willis to help him get his life back after losing his wife in a tragic accident and his daughter to child protection services. I like […]
Grudge Match is Stallone and De Niro beating up and shouting things at eachother? OK, we’re in.
If you haven’t seen anything about this film yet, it is an adaptation of a novel by the author of I Am Legend, Richard Matheson, about a future in which human boxing, aka the sweet science, has fallen by the wayside due to people in the future (a dystopian one at that) getting their kicks […]
I know I’m dating myself here, but I swear to Crom that I played this in a game before…