SYLVESTER STALLONE

  • 'The Expendables 3' review: With big names, the film is one noisy bore August 22, 2014

    Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li Director: Patrick Hughes The most impressive stunt in The Expendables 3 is stuffing so many former Alisters in the same frame. After all, how often do you see a film starring Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarznegger, Mel Gibson, Harisson Ford, Wesley Snipes and Antonio Banderas? Sadly,...
  • 'The Expendables 3': Live tweet review August 22, 2014

    The third installment of Sylvester Stallone's actionhero franchise includes Wesley Snipes, Mel Gibson, Harrison Ford, Kellan Lutz and Ronda Rousey. Directed by Patrick Hughes, and written by Creighton Rothenberger, Katrin Benedikt, and Sylvester Stallone, the film follows the mercenary group fondly popular as "The Expendables". The film revolves around how 'The...
  • 'The Expendables 3' leaks online 3 weeks ahead of release July 26, 2014

    Los Angeles: A DVDquality copy of actioner 'The Expendables 3,' starring Sylvester Stallone, has been downloaded via piracy sites over 180,000 times over a 24hour period globally, three weeks ahead of the movie's US premiere. An unusually rare occurrence of the leak of the film on the Internet ahead of...
  • Sylvester Stallone returns in his iconic role with 'Rambo V' June 25, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actordirector Sylvester Stallone will play John Rambo for the fifth time. Executives at German movie company Splendid Films have confirmed that Stallone has started work on a fifth "Rambo" movie," reports femalefirst.co.uk. A press release suggests that the action star is writing the screenplay and will star as oneman army...
  • This Independence Day, Ajay Devgn and Sylvester Stallone to clash at the Box Office June 11, 2014

    Mumbai: The India release of Hollywood star Sylvester Stallone's 'The Expendables 3' has been advanced by a week in time to release on Independence Day Aug 15, the same day when Ajay Devgnstarrer Bollywood entertainer "Singham Returns" is due to hit the screens. MVP Entertainment and PVR Pictures, the Indian distributors...
  • Sixteen posters from 'The Expendables 3' released April 4, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'The Expendables 3' has unveiled a total of sixteen character posters to hype up its upcoming release on August 15. Led by Sylvester Stallone, the mercenary members, a mix of old and new faces, are all armed with their choice of weapons and ready for duty in their military...
  • Sylvester Stallone to star in 'Rocky' spinoff January 14, 2014

    London: Hollywood action star Sylvester Stallone is set to reprise his legendary character of Rocky Balboa in spinoff film 'Creed'. 'Creed' will show the 67yearold actor as the ageing boxer training the grandson of his most famous opponent and friend Apollo Creed, reported Contactmusic. "I'm supposed to be doing a film...
  • I'm trying to avoid going to the gym: Sylvester Stallone January 11, 2014

    Los Angeles: Hollywood's action star Sylvester Stallone, who has spent years on gruelling workout sessions, has quit gyming. The 67yearold spent a chunk of his career following a rigorous fitness regime to stay in shape for his signature roles in 'Rocky' series, but now he wants to age gracefully, reports contactmusic.com. Stallone...
  • 'Grudge Match' review: The film is funny and moving in parts January 10, 2014

    Cast: Robert De Niro, Sylvester Stallone, Kim Basinger, Kevin Hart, Alan Arkin, Jon Bernthal Director: Peter Segal Go on, admit it...the prospect of watching Sylvester Stallone and Robert De Niro play a pair of retirementage boxers coaxed back into the ring makes you giddy with excitement. De Niro, after all, won an...
  • Sonu Sood: Akshay Kumar is like an elder brother to me January 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Sonu Sood, who has dubbed for the Hindi version of Hollywood film 'The Legend of Hercules', wants to lend his voice for action star Sylvester Stallone. "I have always been a huge fan of Sylvester Stallone. His films left an impression on me and I started exercising after seeing him....
  • Grudge Match: Action scene between Stallone, De Niro went beyond acting December 24, 2013

    Los Angeles: Action scenes between Sylvester Stallone and Robert De Niro went beyond acting after Stallone challenged his coactor during the boxing match sequence in their upcoming 'Grudge Match'. "I told him (De Niro), 'In here, your Oscars are not going to help you pal, you're in Rockyland," Stallone told Confidenti@l...
  • 'Escape Plan' review: A film with loose ends and mediocre script October 18, 2013

    Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jim Caviezel, Sam Neill, Curtis '50 Cent' Jackson Director: Mikael Hafstrom Unlike The Expendables films that take pride in cramming as many pasttheirprime action heroes that are looking for an easy paycheque, 'Escape Plan' offers us the pleasure of watching Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarznegger in their...
  • Competition with Stallone gave way to respect: Schwarzenegger October 14, 2013

    Los Angeles: Arnold Schwarzenegger, who will be seen with his once fierce on screen competitor Sylvester Stallone in 'Escape Plan' on Friday, says competition between them gradually gave way to increased mutual respect. The duo used to compete in the action and muscle genre on the big screen. Talking about his camaraderie...
  • Sylvester Stallone speaks Hindi in 'Escape Plan' October 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Actor Sylvester Stallone will be seen mouthing Hindi words in his forthcoming movie 'Escape Plan'. The actor plays a structural engineer. As the story progresses, he gets falsely convicted and trapped in a jail which he had designed and no man can break. Stallone has used Hindi words 'Kaise...
  • Escape Plan: It's a face off between Schwarzenegger and Stallone October 6, 2013

    Los Angeles: Known to be the best of friends, action heroes Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger are also very competitive and this was shown when the two put up a fake fight and were seen blowing punches to each other on the sets of their film, 'Escape Plan'. The 'fake brawl'...
  • Robert De Niro is in my wish list, says Jean-Claude Van Damme September 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Decades back, during the 80s, which was also referred to as the golden period of action cinema, only those with a sturdy build dominated the big screen. Even though the likes of Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sylvester Stallone had carved out a niche for themselves in the mainstream cinema...
  • Mel Gibson, Antonio Banderas to star in 'The Expendables 3' August 13, 2013

    London: Mel Gibson and Antonio Banderas have joined veteran star Harrison Ford in Sylvester Stallone's action movie 'The Expendables 3'. Gibson will play Stallone's adversary, while a representative for Banderas said that he and Stallone worked well together in Assassins. The third film, to be directed by Patrick Hughes, will reportedly feature...
  • Sylvester Stallone settles lawsuit with contractor April 14, 2013

    Los Angeles: Hollywood action star Sylvester Stallone has settled his case against contractor Mohamed Hadid, who he sued for USD 1.4 million. The 'Rocky' actor alleged that Hadid did a bad job of renovating his property, describing him as an 'unscrupulous, unlicensed predator' but the case has now been settled out...
  • Arnold vs Vidyut: Has India got a new action hero? April 14, 2013

    New Delhi: What Arnold Schwarzenegger achieved or what Sylvester Stallone accomplished as an actor is a far fetched idea for Vidyut Jamwal now but the actor has shown promise to evolve as a pure action hero in 'Commando A One Man Army'. Jamwal's physique and training in Kalaripayattu are...
  • 'Bullets To The Head' Review: Bullets are wasted February 2, 2013

    Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Sung Kang, Sarah Shahi, Adewale AkinnuoyeAgbaje, Jason Momoa, Christian Slater Director: Walter Hill Rating: 1.5 out of 5 It rains bullets... 'Bullets To The Head' is adapted from the French book, 'Du Plomb dans la tete'. Set in 'The Crescent City', as everyone refers to New Orleans, the film follows James...
  • Stallone blackmailed for millions by half sister January 25, 2013

    New York: Action star Sylvester Stallone reportedly paid millions of dollars to his halfsister ToniAnn Filiti who was blackmailing him for allegedly abusing her for years. At the height of his fame, the 'Rocky' star reached a confidential multimilliondollar settlement with his halfsister over the abuse allegations, reported New York...
  • Sylvester Stallone's son died of heart attack September 1, 2012

    Los Angeles: Sage Stallone, the son of actor Sylvester Stallone, died of a heart attack and a toxicology report showed no signs of excessive drug use, said an official with the Los Angeles County Coroner. Stallone, who died at age 36 on July 13, suffered from coronary heart disease caused by...
  • 'Expendables 2' punches up second box office win August 27, 2012

    Los Angeles: Action movie Expendables 2 kept the No. 1 spot at U.S. and Canadian box offices for a second week as two new films provided light competition during a slow moviegoing weekend. Expendables 2 won the weekly race with $13.5 million in ticket sales from Friday through Sunday, according to...
  • Friday Release: Extra strong 'The Expendables 2' August 23, 2012

    New Delhi: If you like action films then The Expendables 2 is your trip to heaven. You wouldnt be able to find a single contemporary action hero missing from the cast of this film. Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Chuck Norris, Terry Crews, Randy Couture, Liam Hemsworth,...
  • Drug overdose is a common way to die in showbiz July 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Southern actor Siddharth is devastated after hearing of the sudden death of Hollywood actor Sylvester Stallone's son Sage and says that it is sad to see the alarming effect of drug overdose in showbiz. "Sylvester Stallone lost his 36yearold son to a drug overdose...this is becoming an alarmingly common...
  • Sylvester Stallone's son Sage found dead July 14, 2012

    Los Angeles: The 36yearold son of Sylvester Stallone was found dead Friday, leaving the actor griefstricken, his publicist said. Authorities were investigating Sage Stallone's death, but details were not immediately available. "Sylvester Stallone is devastated and griefstricken over the sudden loss of his son," publicist Michelle Bega said in a statement. "His...
  • 'Force' will be a benchmark: John Abraham September 12, 2011

    Mumbai: From showing off his chiselled body to lifting a 120 kg bike, John Abraham has done everything to match up to Hollywood action star Sylvester Stallone in his new film 'Force' to essay the role of ACP Yashvardhan. "I started shooting for the movie a year back. Nishikant ...
  • Stallone and Schwarzenegger in film stand off August 26, 2011

    London: Hollywood's screen rivals Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger are likely to clash over the title of the next Rambo movie. The script for the latest installment in the action series is complete and has been named as 'Rambo: The Last Stand'. And the former Californian governor, who is set to...
  • Stallone to receive lifetime achievement honour October 6, 2010

    London: Action superstar Sylvester Stallone is set to be honoured for his contribution to the movie industry at the upcoming Hollywood Film Festival in Los Angeles. The Rambo star is to receive a career achievement prize at the event's annual awards gala, which will take place in Beverly Hills 20th October,...