Sylvester Stallone’s technical and artistic use of Russian montage in Rocky IV is apropos to the film’s initiative as a story.

Just months shy of the highly anticipated Director’s Cut of Sylvester Stallone’s Rocky IV: Rocky vs. Drago, spectators await to witness the changes undergone in the film’s final cut. In … Continue reading Sylvester Stallone’s technical and artistic use of Russian montage in Rocky IV is apropos to the film’s initiative as a story.

Rocky Balboa crossing paths with Tony Manero in Sylvester Stallone’s “Staying Alive” and Tony Manero changing his name to Vincent Vega.

Contrary to popular knowledge, Sylvester Stallone is a writer/director. Throughout his filmography, he expressed a constructive style within a conservative approach to filmmaking. His junior film Staying Alive (1983) is … Continue reading Rocky Balboa crossing paths with Tony Manero in Sylvester Stallone’s “Staying Alive” and Tony Manero changing his name to Vincent Vega.

Emerson & Jorginho: The Brazilian/Italian dual-citizen’s wearing blue in pursuit of the Azzurri’s 5th Jules Rimet Trophy.

The Italian national soccer team has two elite players of Brazilian ethnicity playing on their roster. This state of affairs seems to deliberately contradict what soccer experts would expect, considering … Continue reading Emerson & Jorginho: The Brazilian/Italian dual-citizen’s wearing blue in pursuit of the Azzurri’s 5th Jules Rimet Trophy.