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.