Articles tagged sylvester stallone

Sylvester Stallone reloads old-style heroes in ‘The Expendables’

LOS ANGELES — The lights were down low in Sylvester Stallone’s Beverly Hills office on a recent afternoon so it was impossible to see the 6

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OMG - The 20 Worst Films of 2008

There's bad, and then there's 2008 level bad. You know this list is looking down into a deep dark bottomless pit of cinematic despair when Mike Myers' shameful Love Guru didn't even make the Top 20!

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Rambo: In All His Glory

Rambo is constantly portrayed as judge, jury, and executioner in the national and international spheres.

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Sylvester Stallone hopes violence of ‘Rambo’ will get people thinking

TOKYO - Sylvester Stallone fans planning to sit back with a cola and some popcorn to enjoy an hour and a half of escapist fun

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Historian: Interview with Brian Garfield

"I think that, except for its ludicrous violence toward the end, the Death Sentence movie does depict its character's decline and the stupidity of vengeful vigilantism." Death Wish creator Brian Garfield talks to PopMatters about remakes, sequels, writing, and the meaning of vengeance.

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28 Jan 2008 // 4:42 AM

Sylvester Stallone explains why he brought back Rambo

LOS ANGELES—Sylvester Stallone was in a hurry. He was moving quickly but gracefully down the hall at the Four Seasons hotel in Los Angeles

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25 Jan 2008 // 3:01 AM

Rambo

That Rambo is by now too old to recover or start again only underlines the film's ultimate point: no one wins this time.

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3 Apr 2007 // 10:59 PM

Rocky Balboa (2006)

This may be the most truly independent and heartfelt piece of filmmaking released by a major studio last year.

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20 Dec 2006 // 1:30 AM

Rocky Balboa (2006)

Rocky Balboa traces its own kind of full circle, linking art and populism, politics and dreams.

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20 Dec 2006 // 1:00 AM

PHILADELPHIA - Someone has a sizable police escort waiting downstairs. The motorcycle cops are huddled in the hotel lobby to escape the year’s first

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18 Dec 2006 // 5:32 AM

DETROIT - Many years ago, Sylvester Stallone made me cry. It was in New York, and the episode was only peripherally prompted by the less-than-remarkable

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Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003)

Fun as it is, demonstrates a little end-of-series fatigue.

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

Driven (2001)

While 'Driven' shows cars crashing exceedingly well, the people part only functions to keep the film from coming off like a late night infomercial for an exploitative 'Greatest Car Crashes' videotape -- not available in stores!"

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Smashing Pumpkins Rock for Revolution at Irvine Meadows

// Notes from the Road

"You know Corgan isn’t just going to play a greatest hits set and that’s to his credit, for a formidable catalog of deep cuts the Smashing Pumpkins have.

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