Rocky iv is an american motion picture, directed by sylvester stallone and released in 1985 it stars sylvester stallone as title character rocky balboa, talia shire as balboa’s wife adrian, carl weathers as apollo creed and dolph lundgren as ivan drago. Rocky iv is a 1985 american film written by, directed by, and starring sylvestor stallone it is the fourth and most financially successful entry in the rocky franchise. Rocky iv definitely relies on the frontier myth to structure its vilification of the inhuman russian other with the earthy, good-natured humanity of rocky's rusticity it echoes the down-and-outness of previous rocky movies of rocky as underdog and also echoes the ideology of victory through hard work, a prime ideology of capitalism. Finally, the rocky iv script is here for all you quotes spouting fans of the sylvester stallone movie this script is a transcript that was painstakingly transcribed using the screenplay and/or viewings of rocky iv. Ivan drago was a character played by dolph lundgren in the rocky 4 movie he was the russian opponent for rocky balboa in the 1985 movie and supposed to have been an olympic c.
Ivan drago (russian: иван драго) is a fictional character in the 1985 film rocky iv, in which he is rocky balboa's rival and the main antagonist he is portrayed by dolph lundgren. Rocky vs ivan drago (rocky iv) - training montage hd 720p - soviet and russians never were so terribly unfriendly and inhospitable soviet kgb people usually were shaven rocky iv - ivan drago's intro [soviet anthem] blu ray 1080p hd - usually soviet anthem was not sung, only instrumental part was performed. Rocky iv edit in the fourth film who has plans to have an exhibition match against a russian soviet union boxer, adrian attends the press conference, sitting with apollo's wife, mary anne adrian witnesses the match between creed and drago, with drago beating creed mightily, causing creed to die on the spot witnessing apollo's death. The 1985 film’s giant russian antagonist, ivan drago (played by dolph lundgren), spoke just nine lines of dialogue in the entirety of rocky iv, which has to be some kind of record.
Ivan drago -- the russian murderer who beat apollo creed to death -- is now training his son to a be a human killing machine, too and he's getting the boy in shape on rocky's home turf. Balboa worked his way up to the status of world heavyweight champion, and at the beginning of rocky iv, the prolific boxer plans to retire and enjoy life with his ever-supportive wife, adrian balboa's plans are foiled when his former adversary turned best friend, apollo creed, is killed by a russian boxer during an exhibition match. Rocky iv (1985) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Gustav lars ivan drago is the main antagonist in the 1985 film rocky iv he will return in creed ii as the main antagonist, as he trains his son (vitor drago, played by florian big nasty muteanu) to kill adonis creed he was portrayed by dolph lundgren.
The lovely brigette nielsen, 55, who played the ice-cold wife of villain ivan drago in rocky iv, will make an appearance in creed 2 (or rocky 8) creed 2, which will be released in november, is a. America wins the cold war at the box office with rocky iv, in which our philly-born hero kos computer-trained russian fighter dolph lundgren in 1990, the series goes down for the count with rocky v. Rocky balboa is training in russia the old school way this is how i feel training at hayward field's weight room compared to the casanova center weight room hayward field weight room = rocky balboa.
In '85, when it was released, i would expect it to be banned, but during the perestroika, before the collapse, as more western films started reaching the soviet union, i could imagine many russian dissidents cheering for rocky especially considering ivan drago was more of a robotic brute than a character. If you've somehow been living under a rock and have never seen rocky iv, the film sees russian pro boxer ivan drago accidentally kill apollo creed in the ring during a bout, leading to rocky. Well personally i hated rocky 5 moreyeah it was more realistic but who wants thatyou want a bit of glamour and dazzle and fun in a movie i didnt like rocky 4 eitheri felt after burgess meredith left,which was in rocky 3 that it should have stopped. Film description: rocky balboa (sylvester stallone) is champ again, captain of a large family, wife son and relatives when there is a challenge from abroad-a soviet giant named drago (dolph.
After reclaiming the boxing championship title, rocky balboa (sylvester stallone) plans to retire and live with his wife, adrian (talia shire) however, during an exhibition match, rocky's friend apollo creed (carl weathers) is mercilessly beaten to death by hulking russian newcomer ivan drago (dolph lundgren. A soviet boxer named ivan drago, nicknamed “the siberian express”, goes to the united states with his wife, a russian champion swimmer and mentor for a visitor match drago is a brilliantly molded boxer who has been logically prepared in the ussr, and he and his mentor propose a battle against rocky balboa. Viktor is, of course, the son of rocky’s own russian nemesis, ivan drago (dolph lundgren), who killed adonis’s dad, apollo (carl weathers), in 1985’s rocky iv that plot, however, is only. Rocky iv was the highest-grossing film of the entire franchise series (and the most financially successful sports film of all-time), while the most profitable film in the series was the original film in 1976.