Rocky Balboa

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2014

    Weird Al's 10 best underrated parodies

    It's hard to remember sometimes that "Weird Al" Yankovic has been honing his craft for more than 30 years now, bringing us masterful parodies of pop music for so long that he's outlived many of his onetime subjects. He has a new album called Mandatory Fun out this week and is in the midst of releasi ... More >>

  • Movies

    December 25, 2013

    Grudge Match: Grumpy old pugs

    DeNiro vs. Stallone vs. your memories of better movies

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2010

    Yo Adrian! T-Paw says he's Rocky Balboa [VIDEO]

    The real Italian Stallion​Tim Pawlenty made another trip to New Hampshire over the weekend, putting in an appearance at a Republican picnic, laying the groundwork for his I-haven't-decided-whether-to-run presidential campaign. And he told a funny story: He's Rocky Balboa -- the Italian Stallio ... More >>

  • Movies

    June 27, 2007

    Past Action Hero

    Even with the Mac kid at his side, John McClane is just...old

  • Blogs

    December 26, 2006

    12/26 Morning Communiqué

    Canadian police arrest a murder suspect with the help of YouTube, squirrels accurately predict bumper harvests, Sly peddles Rocky sequel to ... More >>

  • Movies

    December 20, 2006

    Sparring for Seniors

    Too many birthdays don't drag Sly off the 'Rocky' road

  • Movies

    December 13, 2006

    A League of His Own

    Nick Nolte knows a thing or two about getting old

  • Movies

    July 20, 2005

    Home Brewer

    Writer-director Craig Brewer talks about how a white man can make a personal movie about a black pimp

  • Arts

    May 21, 2003

    The Birch is Back

    Cabaret chameleon Melissa Birch takes the kind of performance risks that can come back to bite you in the ass--literally.

  • Arts

    August 8, 2001

    What a Feeling

    An Oak Street retrospective pulls us back to the flashy days of Eighties cinema

  • Movies

    March 15, 2000

    Carnage, Inc.

    A new documentary grapples with the real violence behind the most fabricated of sports--pro wrestling

  • News

    November 5, 1997

    The Girls on the Bus

    Fifty hours and 2,400 miles after setting off for the Million Woman March in a big maroon van, nine Minneapolis teens had learned precious little about the symbolism of the event, and volumes about themselves.