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  1. movie review
    Creed II Is More of a Rocky Sequel, But It Still Lands Some Solid PunchesCreed II is pretty rough around the edges, in a way that the blisteringly confident and unexpectedly stylized Creed was not.
  2. sequels
    Creed II’s Director Almost Passed on Directing the FilmDespite having made just one previous film, Steven Caple Jr. initially felt “uncomfortable” with directing the highly anticipated Rocky spinoff sequel
  3. regrets
    Creed Front Man Scott Stapp Is Still Haunted by His Pants in the ‘Higher’ Video“What was I thinking?”
  4. the passion
    The Weird Early-’00s Covers From The Passion It brought us all to life.
  5. party chat
    Sylvester Stallone Considered Boycotting This Year’s Oscars Ceremony“I really do owe everything to [Ryan Coogler and Michael B. Jordan].”
  6. #oscarssowhite
    Even George Clooney Knows the Oscars Are White As Hell This Year“We’re moving in the wrong direction.”
  7. Michael B. Jordan and Ryan Coogler’s Next RoundThey just reclaimed the Rocky franchise for millennials. What’s next?
  8. the industry
    Creed’s Ryan Coogler to Direct Black PantherAn official statement is here, almost two weeks after talks of his involvement began.
  9. golden globes 2016
    Watch Sylvester Stallone’s Golden Globes Speech“I want to thank my imaginary friend Rocky Balboa for being the best friend I ever had.”
  10. sequels
    Stallone Wants Carl Weathers for Creed Sequel“Think of The Godfather 2.”
  11. comic books
    Michael B. Jordan Is Writing a Spy Comic, Because He’s PerfectI spy a spy comic.
  12. behind the scenes
    Michael B. Jordan Got Knocked Out Filming CreedGet this guy an Oscar nom for that bruise.
  13. all black everything
    Shonda, Creed, and Empire Lead NAACP NomsShonda Rhimes got nine nominations, like a boss.
  14. fight!
    Ryan Coogler Breaks Down Creed Fight SceneLike a monologue, with more uppercuts. 
  15. raised eyebrow
    Could Creed’s Boxing Story Line Actually Happen?If only the fight game was so straightforward in real life.
  16. oscars 2016
    Creed Perfects the Art of the Man-CryCan the boxing blockbuster compete for Best Picture?
  17. the month in movies
    This Month in Movies: Giving Thanks for November’s Blockbuster Bounce-BackAfter a rough October, Mockingjay, Part 2 and Spectre, among others, were welcome reminders that movies actually can still make money.
  18. box office
    Moviegoers Feasted on Mockingjays, DinosaursThe Hunger Games, The Good Dinosaur, and Creed each made over $30 million this weekend.
  19. Michael B. Jordan Is Up for a Creed Sequel“I want to see what happens to him next and what he does.”
  20. weekend box office
    Creed Is a Winner at the Box Office, and Also a Valuable LessonCreed, like Mad Max before it, should be instructive to studios going forward.
  21. chat room
    Creed Director Ryan Coogler on Reimagining Rocky“Sly is game for anything. It just has to make sense to him.”
  22. Creed’s Michael B. Jordan Is the Ultimate Awards-Season Thirst Trap’Tis the season to be thirsty!
  23. movie reviews
    Review: Creed Excites, While Being True to RockyMovies don’t always have to be “how things are.” When they’re as warm and rousing as Creed, they can be “how we want to make things.”
  24. funny or die
    Scott Stapp Wishes the Film Creed Had More CreedBut still gives it four arms wide open.
  25. Carl Weathers Loves Michael B. Jordan’s Performance in Creed So MuchBaby, Michael B. Jordan’s got a stew goin’.
  26. oscar futures
    Oscar Futures: Creed and Carol Court Best PictureWho’s up? Who’s down?
  27. right-click
    Future Remixed the Rocky ThemeFor Creed.
  28. trailer mix
    Second Creed Trailer: ‘Rocky’s Sick!’This movie just got ten times more depressing.
  29. trailer mix
    Michael B. Jordan Is Truly a Beast in the Creed TrailerApollo gave birth to something fierce, and Rocky’s on it.
  30. sequels
    Michael B. Jordan Might Star As Apollo Creed’s Grandson in CreedFruitvale Station writer-director Ryan Coogler is already attached to direct what would be the seventh Rocky movie.
  31. Ed Helms to Record a Banjo Album; Arrow Through the Head Headband Not Yet […]Ed Helms is part of a long line of banjo playing comedians. Of course, there was Steve Martin. And before him was Banjo Willy Chuckles, the […]