‘CREED’: BEHOLD THE ASCENSION OF MICHAEL B. JORDAN

‘CREED’: BEHOLD THE ASCENSION OF MICHAEL B. JORDAN

By Tom Platt. It’s been forty years since Rocky struggled its way into cinematic legend. The little film that could, very much like its underdog fighter, immediately exploded into the public consciousness and has since added five more films to the franchise, all of...

RETROGRADING: ROCKY V

By Matt Fleming.  As a child, I spent an inordinate amount of time watching comedies on cable and VHS. My mother would insist that I go outside and enjoy the beautiful weather. I would respond, “but Mom, Back To The Future is on HBO right now.” As an adult, I’m...

ANTI-MONITOR: THE EXPENDABLES 3

This is the third in the Anti-Monitor series, where it’s believed that some films are best reviewed with the utmost incredulity. This week, Matt Fleming and myself banter back and forth over the latest piece of filmic incoherence, Sylvester Stallone’s Golden...