PG-13 | | Drama, Sport
The former World Heavyweight Champion Rocky Balboa serves as a trainer and mentor to Adonis Johnson, the son of his late friend and former rival Apollo Creed.
Ryan Coogler, Michael B Jordan, Tessa Thompson and Sylvester Stallone have all been part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Sylvester Stalone as Stakar Ogord in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Tessa Thompson as Valkyrie in Thor: Ragnarok, and Michael... ...
Don't! I have to prove it!
Rocky Balboa: Prove what?
Adonis Johnson: That I'm not a mistake!
Whilst watching Creed with subtitles at one point it refers to Rocky as Rambo.
Only movie in the Rocky series which Stallone didn't get top-billing.
SPOILER: In the final theatrical release of the film, Adonis Creed loses the fight to Pretty Ricky Conlan by split decision, mirroring the end of the original Rocky. However, another ending was filmed in which Creed wins the fight. This will presumably be included as a bonus feature on the eventual DVD release.
$29,632,823 (USA) (29 November 2015)
See what the IMDb editors are excited to watch in November, check out our guide to horror, streaming shows, superheroes, and more.