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Friday Sep 12 | Liberty Ballers

Nerlens Noel Channeling His Inner Rocky At The Art Museum

According to the Inquirer's Mike Sielski , Nerlens Noel will be re-creating what is one of the most iconic moments in Philadelphia history. It's sort of sad that one of this cities proudest moments belongs to a fictional character in a movie series which lasted way too long and at one point included an absurd street fight, but I digress.

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Sat Sep 06, 2014

Nashua Telegraph

9-foot boxer statue rising in Philadelphia

Busloads of tourists line up every day in Philadelphia to take photos with a statue of Rocky Balboa, the fictional heavyweight fighter made famous by Sylvester Stallone. Will they line up for pictures with a sculpture of real hometown champion Joe Frazier? ... Subscribe or log in to read more  PHILADELPHIA - Busloads of tourists line up every day in Philadelphia to take photos with a statue of Rocky Balboa, the fictional heavyweight fighter made famous by Sylvester Stallone.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Reitman and Costner make "Draft Day" a winner

"DRAFT DAY" Blu-ray widescreen, DVD widescreen, Digital HD download, 2014, R for brief strong language and sexual references Best Extra: "Welcome to Primetime" featurette in HD The love column includes "Rocky," with Rocky Balboa charging up the 72 steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Then there's Roy Hobbs' magical home run in "The Natural."

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

OhNoTheyDidnt

Michael B. Jordan Hits The Gym & Discusses Playing Apollo Creed's Grandson

NEW YORK He's already shown off his athleticism on camera as duel threat high school quarterback Vince Howard in the television series Friday Night Lights, but actor Michael B. Jordan will be adding another sport to his repertoire when he takes on the role of Apollo Creed's boxer grandson in the next installment of the iconic Rocky franchise. "That's definitely going down.

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Business Journal

Report ranks Philadelphia as 9th top U.S. destination

Philadelphia, the fifth-largest U.S. city, ranks at No. 9 when it comes to being a top destination city, according to a report by the Resonance Group.

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The Daily Beast

Joe Frazier Statue Rising in PhillyCan he outdraw Rocky?

Sylvester Stallone's Rocky Balboa character may be the boxing hero most people conjure when they think of famous Philadelphia prizefighters, but the city's trying to change that.

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

Examiner.com

'Golden Needles' Music By Lalo Schifrin Soundtrack Album Review

The film "Golden Needles" is a pretty much forgotten film that had what you'd call a very whacky premise of a golden statue that is very valuable for well, all the wrong reasons.

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BroadwayWorld.com

New Biopic in the Works on 'Real-Life' ROCKY, Rocky Marciano

First came the endless stream of blockbuster films, followed by a musical stage adaptation which made its way to the Broadway stage.

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The Wichita Eagle

9-foot Joe Frazier statue rising in Philadelphia

Busloads of tourists line up every day in Philadelphia to take photos with a statue of Rocky Balboa, the fictional heavyweight fighter made famous by Sylvester Stallone.

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The St Paul Journal

Rocky's Philadelphia gets real contender as 9-foot statue of champ Joe Frazier takes shape

Busloads of tourists line up every day in Philadelphia to take photos with a statue of Rocky Balboa, the fictional heavyweight fighter made famous by Sylvester Stallone.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Examiner.com

Sylvester Stallone to Star in Gangster Film 'Scarpa'

While gangster film fans are waiting for the John Gotti biopic film to be made with John Travolta, Sylvester Stallone will hit the big screen portraying another NY based late mobster known as "The Grim Reaper," Gregory Scarpa Jr. After a successful run with his Expendables franchise, Sylvester Stallone will appear in a gangster film called Scarpa ... (more)

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Boxing Scene

Abdul Khattab in Tough at Next Nordic Fight Night

Abdul Khattab has been handed a tough test for his Nordic Fight Night return on September 13 at TAP1 in Copenhagen.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Sylvester Stallone Is Working On His Own Biopic

The Rocky star has written and directed a number of projects throughout the years, and he has now focused his attention on making a movie about his upbringing and lengthy career in Hollywood.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Philly.com

Don Cannon, 74, 'legend among legends' of Phila. radio

Don Cannon, 74, a longtime fixture on Philadelphia morning radio, died Friday, Aug. 22, at Lankenau Medical Center after a brief illness.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Ain't It Cool News

Jeremy Receives His Marching Orders From Combat Carl Weathers For Toy Story of Terror

He may not be romping around on the big screen right now with THE EXPENDABLES, but that's of little concern to the Carl Weathers.

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Socialite Life

The Men Of 'Rocky' The Musical Show Off Their Naked Bodies For 'Out Magazine'

And on this day we stare at fully naked actors from the Broadway musical Rocky .

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Wise County Messenger Online

'Expendables' not the Depend-ables just yet

Well, you can't blame a guy for trying.Sylvester Stallone has been churning out movies as he approaches the latter stage of his life.

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The Fresno Bee

California lawmakers, actors press for film tax credit

Actor Carl Weathers, backed by a line of California state legislators, speaks to the crowd in support of Assembly Bill 1839 on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 in Sacramento Calif.

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The Wilson County News

Just enough to prop up 'The Expendables 3'

Post a comment There stood their names, 20 feet tall: Stallone. Li. Statham. Grammer.

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RollingStone

Readers' Poll: The 10 Best Sylvester Stallone Movies

'The Expendables 3' may have bombed, but doesn't mean people still don't have love for 'Rocky,' 'Cobra' and 'Over the Top' The Expendables 3 may have been a box office disappointment, but don't think that's going to slow down Sylvester Stallone.

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Starring Sylvester Stallone and Talia Shire

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