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40 Ways To Celebrate Rocky’s 40th Anniversary

Rocky

Rocky

Surprise hit boxing movie-turned-iconic franchise Rocky recently turned 40 years old.

To celebrate Sarah did a bunch of pullups, chased some chickens and screamed “Adrian!” all over the place.

She also wrote about 37 other ways to celebrate Rocky for Fightland.

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RIP Tony Burton, Rocky’s Trainer

Tony Burton in Rocky

Tony Burton in Rocky

Tony Burton, the actor who played Tony “Duke” Evers, Sylvester Stallone’s frequent coach in six of the Rocky films, died recently.

Sarah wrote an obituary about him for Fightland.

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Sylvester Stallone Wins Golden Globe For ‘Creed’

Creed

Creed

It seems that by passing on the Rocky film franchise to new blood has been good karma for Sylvester Stallone.

Creed, the film reboot in which Stallone’s signature character Rocky is now an elder statesman/secondary character, recently earned the actor a Best Supporting Actor trophy at the Golden Globes this year.

Sarah wrote about this for Asian World Of Martial Arts.

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Sylvester Stallone Wants To Be Part Of Creed 2

Creed

Creed

Sylvester Stallone has teased that he’ll be part of whatever form the prospective Creed 2 film takes.

Creed, the next gen revamp of the Rocky boxing franchise, has been widely hailed as a successful revamp.

Sarah wrote about this for Fightland.

To read the story go here.

 

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How Michael B. Jordan Trained For Creed

Creed

Creed

One of the pleasant surprises from the world of film this year was the entirely credible reboot of the Rocky franchise with the film Creed.

Led by Michael B. Jordan as the son of Rocky’s greatest adversary Apollo Creed, one of the film’s great successes was the quality of the fight sequences.

Sarah looked into what kind of training Jordan did to prepare for his role in Creed.

To read all about it head over to Asian World Of Martial Arts by clicking here.

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