Geek Out Commentary: Rocky II

We continue our countdown to Creed with the first of many sequels to the film that made Sylvester Stallone a household name! Even though the first Rocky film catapulted Stallone to overnight success, he was still struggling to cement his status in Hollywood. With that, he decided to create a sequel to his breakout role (And make his directorial debut in the series)! While Jake certainly holds Rocky II in high regard, how does the rest of the gang? Is Rocky II a worthy successor to the Best Picture winner or is it a sophomore slump? What character actor from Licence to Kill shows up? And who the hell keeps reminding Rocky that he's Italian? Listen and find out!

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