The world of director’s montages always tends to give a lot of play, but in these times where the pandemic has changed the rules of the game they have played a very interesting role, with films such as The Godfather Epilogue: The Death of Michael Corleone, La Liga de la Zack Snyder Justice or, coming soon, Rocky Vs. Drago – The Ultimate Director’s Cut, the new montage of Rocky iv what Sylvester Stallone he has in his hands.
A few days ago, Sly confirmed that the new montage was already finished, and anticipated a premiere in Philadelphia. That left us wondering if Rocky Vs. Drago – The Ultimate Director’s Cut would go through theaters or would go directly to domestic format and streaming platforms.
Well, Stallone gave us the answer today. Through Instagram, the actor, director and producer has confirmed that the director’s cut of Rocky IV will hit theaters on November 11th, a very auspicious month for the Rocky franchise and Believe.
However, with the saturation of the premiere schedule, Rocky Vs. Drago – The Ultimate Director’s Cut It will not be easy at all. It opens the same week as Ghostbusters: Beyond, and a week after Eternals lands in theaters around the world. A week later, Top Gun: Maverick will arrive, with another helping of eighties nostalgia. But hey, if Rocky managed to beat Drago, there is nothing that can resist him in the movie theaters to do well.
We will be attentive to confirm if in Spain Rocky Vs. Drago – The Ultimate Director’s Cut also goes through cinemas.