It lives to destroy all challengers. 108 challengers from 6 different countries will compete in the most physically demanding competition the world has ever seen. But only one can be crowned The Ultimate Beastmaster.
The new competition from Sylvester Stallone – Netflix’s first competition series – Ultimate Beastmaster pits man against machine. Terry Crews and Charissa Thompson host the American episodes of this unique series. Ultimate Beastmaster premieres on Friday, February 24th.
Sylvester Stallone teases the new series following the break.
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What better way to prepare for the Oscars® could there possibly be than getting inside the heads of three top filmmakers?
El Rey Network will be running four episodes of El Rey Presents: The Directors Chair prior to February 28’s Oscar® Awards show – Quentin Tarantino, George Miller (Pictured above) and Sylvester Stallone engaged in conversation by Robert Rodriguez.
The Director’s Chair Red Carpet Marathon begins at 4:30 (3:30C) and continues through to 8:30 (7:30) on February 28th. Follow the jump for details and teasers.
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Creed is a return to the world of the Philadelphia champ but it’s not really about him. It’s about family lost, and found; it’s about pride in oneself, and the value (or not) of legacy.
Most of all, it’s a fresh riff on a classic genre of film – the boxing movie.
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Your legacy is more than a name. Adonis Johnson has boxing in his blood – and not just because his father was Apollo Creed. He has had to fight every day of his life and now he has chosen to make boxing his career.
Who does he want to train him? Rocky Balboa – but Rocky has sworn he’s never getting back in the game. Check out the first trailer for Creed after the jump.
Creed steps into the ring on November 25th.
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Sylvester Stallone shows off his painting skills in Reach Me – a drama in which several diverse individuals are drawn together to find the mysterious writer of a self-help book.
The film’s huge and diverse cast includes: Lauren Cohan (The Walking Dead), Terry Crews (Expendables, Brooklyn Nine-Nine), Kevin Connolly (Entourage, Friends With Better Lives), Danny Trejo (Machete, Sons of Anarchy, Kyra Sedgwick (The Closer), Tom Berenger (Sniper, Major Crimes), hip hop artist Nelly (CSI: NY) and more.
Check out the trailer after the jump. Reach Me opens on November 21st.
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After a mission goes wrong, Barney Ross decides to retire his team and recruit a bunch of (relative) youngsters. The result is a movie that runs for a bit over two hours and serves none of the characters well.
Continue reading Expendables 3: So Many Characters, So Little Time!
The geezers with the guns are back and they’ve added a few new faces – Harrison Ford, Kellan Lutz, Antonio Banderas, Mel Gibson, Kelsey Grammer and Ronda Roussey are along for the sure to be explosive ride. Check out the new teaser after the jump.
The Expendables 3 rolls into theaters April 16th.
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Ray Breslin makes his living by breaking out of prisons – in fact, he write a book about it. When his latest job finds him stuck in an ultra-secure prison based on his own book, he must recruit help from fellow inmate Emil Rottmeyer to get out. With Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger in the roles, Escape Plan is the highly entertaining result.
Continue reading Escape Plan Is Foolproof Escapist Entertainment!
Imagine the ultimate movie boxing match: Rocky vs. The Raging Bull. Now think of them as thirty years past their prime. In a nutshell, that’s Warner Brothers’ Grudge Match – the Expendables of sports movies. Billy ‘The Kid’ McDonnen (Robert DeNiro) and Henry ‘Razor’ Sharp (Sylvester Stallone) fought twice back in the day, each winning once. The much anticipated deciding bout never happened – but now an encounter during a motion capture shoot for a videogame ignites both men’s passion for the ring. Alan Arkin and Kevin Hart also star.
Check out the trailer after the jump. Grudge Match is in theaters on Christmas Day.
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The first trailer for the Sylvester Stallone-Arnold Schwarzenegger prison movie Escape Plan is here. At ages 66 and 65 respectively, these two are still guys you don’t want to mess with.
Check out the trailer after the jump.
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After the fun The Last Stand flopped big time, we get another 80s-style action flick with a sixty-something lead that is darker, nastier and possibly more stylish – but not quite as much fun.
Bullet to the Head pairs second-rate hitman Jimmy Bobo (Sylvester Stallone) with a Korean-American cop (Sung Kang) in a slick – as in both visceral and sleekly made – revenge flick that goes hard for style and much less so for smarts. Directed by Walter Hill (The Warriors, 48 Hours), it’s an entertaining melange of action movie tropes.
Continue reading Bullet to the Head – A Triumph of Style Over Content!