Raquel Stecher once again joins James on the Cinema Shame podcast to complete their conversation about the Rocky series with bits and baubles about Rocky IV, Rocky V, and Rocky Balboa.
How much of a role does nostalgia play in the enjoyment of the Rocky films? And does that even matter when sitting down to enjoy a film franchise? As we weave our way through the decline of Rocky, we talk Dolph Lundgren’s unholy bench press, the inexplicable creative decisions behind Rocky V, and the sweet and sentimental coda to the franchise. We play the inaugural “Hot Minute of Cinema Shame” game and wax romantic about training montages.
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James David Patrick (@007hertzrumble) – Host, lover of horror and crazy cinema challenges.
Raquel Stecher (@QuelleLove) – Classic movie blogger, workout and training aficionado.
Music Contained in this Podcast:
“Living in America” – James Brown
“Hearts on Fire” – John Cafferty
“Redemption” – Bill Conti
“Go For It” – Joey B. Ellis
“The Final Bell” – Bill Conti
Recorded in October 2017.
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