Sylvester Stallone, who co-wrote Creed II, gave a little bit of the torch scene at the end where he said to Adonis, “It’s your time now.” Next, Rocky is seen visiting his son in Canada, where he meets his grandson. It’s not a definitive end set in stone for this larger-than-life character, but it could be a satisfying enough conclusion to Balboa’s legacy as Michael B. Jordan tries to get the character to chart his course. own way to Creed III.
Stallone would have been open to returning for Creed III. However, he revealed in his interview with The Hollywood Reporter that he was not consulted or invited back for future projects in the Rocky Mark. When asked how he felt going to see Creed III without having been involved in it, Stallone mentions that he would have preferred the film to have a more classic underdog tone,
It’s an unfortunate situation because I know what it could have been. It was taken in quite a different direction than I would have taken it. It’s a different philosophy — that of Irwin Winkler and Michael B. Jordan. I wish them good luck, but I’m much more sentimental. I like my heroes getting beat up, but I just don’t want them going into this dark space. I just feel like people have enough darkness.
He is looking forward to his new project, king of tulsa, yet. Which will have a dark, yet humorous feel to it, as he plays a mobster bringing a criminal network to humble Tulsa. As he reflects on his films that brought to light a real ugly conflict that doesn’t see much recognition, Stallone is proud to have shown the stark reality of the unfortunate situation in Burma by Rambo (IV), “A movie I’m really proud of – it’s the best action movie I’ve ever done because it’s the most truthful – it’s Rambo IV, dealing with Burma, where they had a civil war for 67 years. But I was excoriated because the film is so violent. And that is violent. It’s horrible. They are children burned alive. That’s what makes civil war worse than anything: it’s your neighbor, all of a sudden, killing you. I was really happy with this movie and I never thought it would ever hit theaters. I thought, ‘They’ll never show that.’ »