As you can see, creed scores the highest with the original rocky following. List of films with a 0% rating on rotten tomatoes wikipedia. Nov 21, 2018 enter your location to see which movie theaters are playing creed ii near you. Facing an opponent with ties to his familys past only intensifies his impending battle in the ring. Video game movie adaptations have proven historically tricky to get right. Jordan, the son of former heavyweight champion apollo creed, attempts to follow in his fathers footsteps and. Cynics could easily latch on to the problems above and dismiss creed as. Assassins creed is one of those video game adaptations thats not enough of a movie in its own right to engage the imagination of film fans, and alas, not playable for adherents of the game. Dec 30, 2016 currently sitting at an abysmal 17 percent on rotten tomatoes, critics seem to agree that assassins creed was competently made but still a joyless, surprisingly lifeless action flick with. Though 2006s rocky balboa was a fitting final chapter for its titular hero, creed finds more of his story to explore. The end result is a brilliantly entertaining movie with tons of heart. Between personal obligations and training for his next big fight, he is up against the challenge of his life. From original shows and celebrity interviews to tomatometer scores, rotten tomatoes is your insiders guide to mustsee movies and tv.
Creed ii is a terrific movie, a boxing picture full of inspired sweetness and shrewd science that honors the cherished traditions of the genre. Going a few rounds with creed became a box office champ. Still, theres no denying that boxing is in his blood. Jordan never knew his famous father, boxing champion apollo creed, who died before adonis was born. Nov 25, 2015 a boxing movie without cliches is like a political campaign without lies. Jordan, the son of former heavyweight champion apollo creed, attempts to follow in his fathers footsteps and become a. Dec 30, 2018 our list includes the bugs bunnyroad runner movie 1979, creep 2 2017, batman.
Currently sitting at an abysmal 17 percent on rotten tomatoes, critics seem to agree that assassins creed was competently made. Both a spinoff and sequel in the rocky film series, michael b. Jordan as apollo creed s son, adonis johnson, has boxing at its center, which means plenty of scenes of oftenbrutal fights. Michael b jordan has done a great job pairing up with sylvester stallone and his outfits while he trains give quite a look on his personality. Heres what the first wave of critics are saying about creed ii. Sylvester stallones rocky balboa turns trainer to a young star in a decent boxing picture with room for. Jordan fuels the fine and stirring story of apollo creed s son. Jordan stars as adonis donnie johnson creed, apollo creed s son, with sylvester stallone reprising the role of rocky balboa. Nov 18, 2015 the first film to use the rocky character not to have been written by stallone himself, creed nonetheless follows the patented prescription quite closely, especially when it comes to the unlikely. Rocky balboa sylvester stallone, a smalltime boxer from workingclass philadelphia, is arbitrarily chosen to take on the reigning world heavyweight champion, apollo creed carl weathers, when the undefeated fighters scheduled opponent is injured. Top 10 movies that have 100% on rotten tomatoes youtube. Assassins creed stars academy award r nominee michael fassbender xmen. Our list includes the bugs bunnyroad runner movie 1979, creep 2 2017, batman.
Under the red hood 2010, the many adventures of winnie the pooh 1977, bill nye. Assassins creed is one of the best video games i have played. The film is directed by justin kurzel snowtown, macbeth. Nov 25, 2015 vital and tearjerking, creed is the best rocky movie since rocky terrific chemistry between sylvester stallone and michael b.
Youll notice we replaced the 5star fan ratings with the rotten tomatoes. Find out where creed is streaming, if creed is on netflix, and get news and updates, on decider. Apr 27, 2020 creed 2 the best moments of rockycreed movies are the ones that make you feel something. Going a few rounds with creed creed is a 2015 american sports drama film directed by ryan coogler and written by coogler and aaron covington. Rotten tomatoes top 200 films of the decade page 2 show list info taken from the website, these are the best films of the decade, according to the tomatometer. For that matter, as he spent most of his youth bouncing from foster homes to juvenile detention centers, he really didnt remember much about his mother, either. Dec 20, 2016 when the team behind the criticallyacclaimed macbeth reunited for assassins creed, we thought we might have our first great video game movie adaptation at last. Assassins creed 2016 rotten tomatoes movie trailers. Adonis johnson was a kid who never knew his father. Rotten tomatoes top 200 films of the decade page 2. Nov 23, 2015 creed is so reminiscent of the 1976 film that introduced us to rocky balboa that i sense newcomers will fall for creeds characters the way viewers fell for rockys 40 years ago.
Between personal obligations and training for his next big fight, he is up against the challenge of. Sonic movies rotten tomatoes score compared to other video. Creed, directed by ryan coogler from a script he wrote with aaron covington, is selfaware without being cute about it. Doing so they risk their lives in an effort to live the airborne creed. Ralph breaks the internet and creed ii are certified fresh plus, robin hood misses by a long shot, and the little drummer girl, green book, the favourite, roma, and shoplifters are all also certified fresh. The 18 best sports movies and documentaries of 2018. Creed ii even takes rocky ivs vision of russia, which is a missed opportunity. Jordan, the son of former heavyweight champion apollo creed, attempts to follow in his fathers footsteps and become a boxing legend in his own right. With such a vast library, it took some extensive work to narrow it down to only best movies streaming on amazon. That film was a critical and commercial success, but it was just the first chapter of adonis creeds journey.
Parents need to know that creed, a compelling continuation of the rocky saga starring michael b. On august 15, 1944 the 517th parachute regimental combat team prct. While it becomes a tad mundane due to the repetition over the course of all the iterations, the stories were always fun and the. The 10 sketch comedies on netflix with the highest rotten.
Anyone whos ever seen a rocky movie will know what to expect from creed, the seventh entry in the underdog boxing hero makes good. Since 1998, rotten tomatoes has been delivering critical hits with the worldfamous tomatometer. Like the aforementioned movies, assassins creed has lousy cgi, a poor script and subpar performances. Dont bother with the assassins creed film toms guide. Jordan and bianca tessa thompson continue to share charming, effortless chemistry, leading to a few of those moving moments. Sonic movie s rotten tomatoes score compared to other video game movies. The sonic the hedgehog movie is finally in theaters, and heres how it really holds up to other video gameinspired movies. Creed 2015 rotten tomatoes adonis johnson creed michael b. Ranking the rocky movies according to rotten tomatoes it. The rocky movie series ranked according to rotten tomatoes.
If you want watch this movie without fighting someone directly afterwards, then you gotta drop down and give me 500 pushups. Watch this movie and youll be able to beat the heck out of that bully who keeps making you pay rent in your mommas basement. The critics like to bash it because its a video game movie, and its cool to hate video game movies, but its not bad at all. Dec 21, 2016 overall a decent movie any assassins creed fan would enjoy. Nov 21, 2018 this may have been made in part because of money, but the powers that be also made sure that everyone involved was invested. Adonis johnson never knew his famous father, world heavyweight champion apollo creed, who died before he was born. Im not familiar with the game, but the plot was easy to follow and it had good action sequences. However, boxing is in his blood, so he seeks out rocky balboa sylvester stallone and asks the retired champ to be his trainer. Creed ii contains a few of thoseperhaps not as many as youd like but a few. The story is driven forward by a traditional heros journey, which will likely. You could spend a lifetime watching every amazon prime movie and still only end stuck somewhere in the birdsong video section, so rotten tomatoes is using our tomatometer to find the very best movies on prime.
Nov 19, 2018 creed ii hews so closely to rocky iv that theres a crazy though admittedly awesome training montage set in the middle of nowhere and the final bout takes place in moscow. Jordan, the son of former heavyweight champion apollo creed, attempts to follow in his fathers footsteps and become a boxing legend. The only thing that saves this movie from falling victim to its predecessors mistakes is that it could act as an excellent origins story. Sylvester stallones rocky balboa turns trainer to a young.
Vital and tearjerking, creed is the best rocky movie. Creed, directed by ryan coogler from a script he wrote with aaron covington, is. The creed ii cast and director on building on an iconic legacy. Fans of this franchise are in for a real treat, as creed ii hits all the notes you want from both a creed sequel as well as a new rocky installment. Tessa thompsons 10 best roles according to rotten tomatoes. Going a few rounds with creed nov 23, 2015 we also discussed creeds iconic boxing shorts, found out whether this movie has that song, and asked coogler what its like to step into stallones shoes as director.657 502 6 1080 1219 1229 147 703 1071 1029 1040 397 1268 728 1479 931 578 1346 1361 1177 1041 282 1114 124 1281 799 1302 116 263 96 678 197 195 1484 349 764 736