Classic Film Review: Rocky (1976)

And the Oscar Goes to: Rocky, 1976 Directed by: John G. Avildsen Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young, Carl Weathers, Burgess Meredith   Apollo Creed’s (Carl Weathers) challenger to his World Heavyweight Championship falls ill, and with the time before the fight only five weeks, none of the other big-name fighters are willing toContinue reading “Classic Film Review: Rocky (1976)”

Classic Film Review: Million Dollar Baby (2004)

And the Oscar Goes to: Million Dollar Baby, 2004 Directed by: Clint Eastwood Starring: Clint Eastwood, Hilary Swank, Morgan Freeman   Million Dollar baby is an American sports-drama film, centring around Margaret Fitzgerald (Hilary Swank, Logan Lucky), a waitress who aspires to become a professional boxer. After Frankie Dunn (Clint Eastwood, Unforgiven) initially rejects herContinue reading “Classic Film Review: Million Dollar Baby (2004)”