Tagged: Sylvester Stallone

The Essentials: Power Couples

Action movies are known for a lot of things… tough guys, explosions, fist fights, car chases and guns ablazing! But as this post will soon prove somewhere soaring between the bullets flying and the exploding helicopters are...

Scene of the Week: Demolition Man

When you think of Sylvester Stallone the names Rocky and Rambo immediately come to mind and for good reason. Rocky Balboa and John Rambo are two of the most iconic characters in the history of cinema....

An Interview with Alexander Nevsky

The towering Alexander Nevsky was a force to be reckoned with in the world of competitive bodybuilding. A former Mr. Universe, Nevsky was a superstar bodybuilder in his native Russia. And like Arnold Schwarzenegger before him,...

My Favorite John Rambo Knockoffs

One of the most popular and most often replicated action star gimmicks is the war-veteran turned unlikely hero bit made famous by John Rambo. It was the role, way back in 1982, that solidified Sylvester Stallone as more...

Bullet Points: Over the Top

I’ve said it a thousand times and I’ll continue to plead my case that Over the Top is the greatest film to ever combine a child custody battle with competitive arm wrestling. By far! I’m sure...