Movie Review Flashback- Creed II (2018)

Written by Sylvester Stallone and Juel Taylor and directed by Steven Caple Jr., Creed II is the next in the Rocky franchise spin-off. This time it brings an enemy out of the past. Adonis “D” Creed (Michael B. Jordan) wins the title of heavyweight boxing champion under the guidance of his trainer Rocky Balboa (Sylvester…

Movie Review- Creed (2015)

Director Ryan Coogler brought the most logical continuation of the Rocky film screen to life. Using a talented ensemble cast and a film franchise tradition, this story, the movie Creed, is not only the best spin-off movie I have seen in some time but is also a champion standalone story.  Adonis “Donny” Creed (Michael B.…

Underdog Directors That Made Incredible Films

When it comes to making films, Hollywood can tend to chew people up and spit them out. While not everyone can be a Clint Eastwood, Francis Ford Coppola, or Christopher Nolan, some directors make a fantastic film that has the critics all in a buzz, but then they seem to fizzle out. Despite their obvious…

My Favorite Sports Films

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Movie Review- Grudge Match

If you want a movie that makes a mockery of everything that is a boxing movie, Grudge Match is the film for you! Starring Silvester Stallone (of Rocky fame) as Razor and Robert De Niro (of Raging Bull fame) as Billy “The Kid” this film directed by Peter Segal (of Get Smart/Anger Management fame) will…