One of the most appreciated actors in Hollywood in the last five decades is Sylvester Stallone. Here are 5 movies with the famous actor that are worth seeing.
1. Rambo – First Blood (1982) – One of the films that marked Stallone’s career and one of his representative roles. Stallone can be seen as John Rambo, a war veteran who is looking for a friend, but only gets in trouble and has to do justice to himself. Rambo – First Blood had a budget of 15 million dollars and the commercial success was quite important, the revenues being over 125 million dollars.
This movie has a rating of 7.7 on IMDB, but fans of action movies really appreciate it. Especially in China, where it had unprecedented revenues. Rambo had four more sequels, and Stallone was always in the lead role. Overall, it’s a successful franchise that also includes comic book magazines, video games, cartoons and more.
2. The Expendables (2010)
This film not only has a very good cast, but the humor is at a high level, as is the action. Among the actors who can be seen with Stallone are Jason Statham, Jet Li and Dolph Lundgren. In addition, Stallone also had the role of director of the production in which the group of mercenaries is given a mission in Latin America. The success of this film is also highlighted by the fact that it had revenues of over 270 million dollars, at a budget of 80 million dollars.
In addition, two more movies have appeared, as well as a game of pecans, available on NetBet. Launched by MegaWays, The Expendables game features symbols of the main actors in the film, as well as ammunition. The game can be accessed on NetBet, the operator on whose platform users can also access the sports betting section, at sport.netbet.ro.
3. Rocky (1976) – Another landmark film from Stallone’s career. He really impressed and it was practically the film that brought him fame. In fact, Rocky has received no less than three Oscars. In addition, it is one of the most successful films in history. At a budget of only $ 1 million, revenues were about $ 225 million, the equivalent of $ 1 billion, adjusting for inflation.
There were eight other sequels to the Rocky franchise, starring Stallone. In addition, he was a screenwriter in six of them and a co-writer in two. And the direction was signed by Stallone in four productions.
4. Cop Land (1997)
Another movie with a very good cast. Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta and Harvey Keitel can also be seen in Cop Land. Stallone plays a sheriff in a small town in New Jersey, where there are several corrupt cops, whom he wants to expose. Revenues from this film went from $ 63 million to a budget of $ 15 million.
5. Creed (2015) – In this production, Stallone remained in the role of Rocky Balboa, but I could see him as the coach of Adonis “Donnie” Johnson, the son of former world champion Apollo Creed. Rocky agreed to return to boxing and was highly regarded for his performance. Creed’s budget was up to $ 40 million, with revenues reaching about $ 170 million. In addition, Stallone received an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actor.