What began in 1976 with Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balboa became one of the most viewed sports-movie franchise. The story which began with a solo character of a goon named as Rocky soon becomes famous and ropes in other pivotal characters including Apollo Creed. And now when the makers have announced an eighth instalment to the Rocky/Creed series, you wonder whether the movie is going to be a drag or not! Well, let us assure that it is not. Even after witnessing 6 Rocky(s) and 1 Creed movie, director Steven Caple Jr. easily manages to extract and present the best part of the remaining story to the audience. Our critics also mentioned that Creed II is the best Rocky-movie after Rocky IV.
Talking about the story of the movie, director steven takes you back to the first Creed. The story began right when Ivan Drago killed the former U.S. boxing champion Apollo Creed in a boxing match. Although, Creed's friend and lead character, Rocky defeats Drago in another boxing match in Russia but this event does some serious damage to both the families; Creeds and Dragos.READ MORE