Sylvester Stallone Movies List: Best To Worst

Rocky
PG

Rocky

(1976)
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Rocky
Director:
John G. Avildsen
Genres:
Drama, Sport
Star Cast:
Talia Shire, Burt Young, Carl Weathers, Burgess Meredith
First Blood
R

First Blood

(1982)
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Rambo
Director:
Ted Kotcheff
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Richard Crenna, Brian Dennehy, Bill McKinney, Jack Starrett
Rocky II
PG

Rocky II

(1979)
As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Role:
Rocky Balboa
Director:
Sylvester Stallone
Genres:
Sport, Drama
Star Cast:
Talia Shire, Burt Young, Carl Weathers, Burgess Meredith
Rocky III
PG

Rocky III

(1982)
As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Role:
Rocky Balboa
Director:
Sylvester Stallone
Genres:
Drama, Sport
Star Cast:
Talia Shire, Burt Young, Carl Weathers, Burgess Meredith
Rambo
R

Rambo

(2008)
As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Role:
John Rambo
Director:
Sylvester Stallone
Genres:
Thriller, Action, War
Star Cast:
Julie Benz, Matthew Marsden, Graham McTavish, Reynaldo Gallegos
Rocky Balboa
PG

Rocky Balboa

(2006)
As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Role:
Rocky Balboa
Director:
Sylvester Stallone
Genres:
Sport, Drama
Star Cast:
Milo Ventimiglia, Burt Young, Antonio Tarver, Geraldine Hughes
Creed
PG-13

Creed

(2015)
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Rocky Balboa
Director:
Ryan Coogler
Genres:
Drama, Sport
Star Cast:
Michael B. Jordan, Tessa Thompson, Phylicia Rashad, Andre Ward
Escape Plan
R

Escape Plan

(2013)
As:
Cast
Role:
Ray Breslin
Director:
Mikael Håfström
Genres:
Mystery, Sci-Fi, Action, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jim Caviezel, Faran Tahir, Amy Ryan
The Expendables 2
R

The Expendables 2

(2012)
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Barney Ross
Director:
Simon West
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Thriller
Star Cast:
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Bruce Willis, Jason Statham, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Sylvester Stallone
Cliffhanger
R

Cliffhanger

(1993)
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Gabe Walker
Director:
Renny Harlin
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Thriller
Star Cast:
John Lithgow, Michael Rooker, Janine Turner, Rex Linn
Cobra
R

Cobra

(1986)
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Marion Cobretti
Director:
George P. Cosmatos
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Brigitte Nielsen, Reni Santoni, Andrew Robinson, Brian Thompson
The Expendables
R

The Expendables

(2010)
As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Role:
Barney Ross
Director:
Sylvester Stallone
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Bruce Willis, Jason Statham, Jet Li
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
PG-13

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

(2017)
As:
Cast
Director:
James Gunn
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Rob Zombie, Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel
Demolition Man
R

Demolition Man

(1993)
As:
Cast
Role:
John Spartan
Director:
Marco Brambilla
Genres:
Action, Crime, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Jack Black, Wesley Snipes, Sandra Bullock, Nigel Hawthorne
Rocky IV
PG

Rocky IV

(1985)
As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Role:
Rocky Balboa
Director:
Sylvester Stallone
Genres:
Drama, Sport
Star Cast:
Talia Shire, Burt Young, Carl Weathers, Brigitte Nielsen
Rambo: First Blood Part II
R

Rambo: First Blood Part II

(1985)
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Rambo
Director:
George P. Cosmatos
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Adventure, War
Star Cast:
Richard Crenna, Charles Napier, Steven Berkoff, Julia Nickson
Nighthawks
R

Nighthawks

(1981)
As:
Cast
Role:
Deke DaSilva
Director:
Bruce Malmuth, Gary Nelson
Genres:
Action, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Billy Dee Williams, Lindsay Wagner, Persis Khambatta, Nigel Davenport
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PG-13

Creed II

(2018)
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Rocky Balboa
Director:
Steven Caple Jr.
Genres:
Sport, Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Michael B. Jordan, Milo Ventimiglia, Dolph Lundgren, Phylicia Rashad
Tango & Cash
R

Tango & Cash

(1989)
As:
Cast
Role:
Lt. Raymond Tango
Director:
Andrey Konchalovskiy, Albert Magnoli
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Comedy, Action
Star Cast:
Kurt Russell, Teri Hatcher, Jack Palance, Brion James
The Expendables 3
PG-13

The Expendables 3

(2014)
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Barney Ross
Director:
Patrick Hughes
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Thriller
Star Cast:
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Harrison Ford, Jason Statham, Mel Gibson
Over the Top
PG

Over the Top

(1987)
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Lincoln Hawk
Director:
Menahem Golan
Genres:
Action, Sport, Drama
Star Cast:
Robert Loggia, Susan Blakely, Rick Zumwalt, David Mendenhall
Cop Land
R

Cop Land

(1997)
As:
Cast
Role:
Freddy Heflin
Director:
James Mangold
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Robert De Niro, Edie Falco, Ray Liotta, Janeane Garofalo
Farewell, My Lovely
R

Farewell, My Lovely

(1975)
As:
Cast
Director:
Dick Richards
Genres:
Mystery, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Robert Mitchum, Charlotte Rampling, John Ireland, Sylvia Miles
F.I.S.T
PG

F.I.S.T

(1978)
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Johnny Kovak
Director:
Norman Jewison
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Rod Steiger, Peter Boyle, Melinda Dillon, David Huffman
Assassins
R

Assassins

(1995)
As:
Cast
Role:
Robert Rath
Director:
Richard Donner
Genres:
Crime, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Antonio Banderas, Julianne Moore, Anatoli Davydov, Muse Watson
Victory
PG

Victory

(1981)
As:
Cast
Role:
Captain Robert Hatch - The Players: U.S.A.
Director:
John Huston
Genres:
War, Sport, Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Michael Caine, Pelé, Bobby Moore, Osvaldo Ardiles
Lock Up
R

Lock Up

(1989)
As:
Cast
Role:
Frank
Director:
John Flynn
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Donald Sutherland, John Amos, Sonny Landham, Tom Sizemore
The Lords of Flatbush
PG

The Lords of Flatbush

(1974)
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Stanley Rosiello
Director:
Martin Davidson, Stephen Verona
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Perry King, Henry Winkler, Paul Mace, Susan Blakely
Bananas
TV-14

Bananas

(1971)
As:
Cast
Director:
Woody Allen
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Woody Allen, Louise Lasser, Carlos Montalbán, Nati Abascal
Homefront
R

Homefront

(2013)
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Gary Fleder
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jason Statham, James Franco, Izabela Vidovic, Kate Bosworth, Marcus Hester
Grudge Match
PG-13

Grudge Match

(2013)
As:
Cast
Role:
Henry 'Razor' Sharp
Director:
Peter Segal
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Sport
Star Cast:
Anthony Anderson, Jim Lampley, Robert De Niro, Rich Little
The Specialist
R

The Specialist

(1994)
As:
Cast
Role:
Ray Quick
Director:
Luis Llosa
Genres:
Crime, Action, Thriller, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
James Woods, Sharon Stone, Rod Steiger, Eric Roberts
Oscar
PG

Oscar

(1991)
As:
Cast
Role:
Angelo 'Snaps' Provolone
Director:
John Landis
Genres:
Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tim Curry, Marisa Tomei, Peter Riegert, Chazz Palminteri
Rambo III
R

Rambo III

(1988)
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Rambo
Director:
Peter MacDonald
Genres:
War, Action, Adventure, Thriller
Star Cast:
Richard Crenna, Marc de Jonge, Kurtwood Smith, Spiros Focás
The Prisoner of Second Avenue
PG

The Prisoner of Second Avenue

(1975)
As:
Cast
Director:
Melvin Frank
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jack Lemmon, Anne Bancroft, Gene Saks, Elizabeth Wilson
Daylight
PG-13

Daylight

(1996)
As:
Cast
Role:
Kit Latura
Director:
Rob Cohen
Genres:
Drama, Action, Thriller, Adventure
Star Cast:
Amy Brenneman, Viggo Mortensen, Dan Hedaya, Jay O. Sanders
Death Race 2000
R

Death Race 2000

(1975)
As:
Cast
Role:
Machine Gun Joe Viterbo
Director:
Paul Bartel
Genres:
Comedy, Action, Sport, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
David Carradine, Simone Griffeth, Mary Woronov, Roberta Collins
Bullet to the Head
R

Bullet to the Head

(2012)
As:
Cast
Role:
James Bonomo
Director:
Walter Hill
Genres:
Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Sung Kang, Sarah Shahi, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Jason Momoa
Rambo: Last Blood
R

Rambo: Last Blood

(2019)
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Rambo
Director:
Adrian Grunberg
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Thriller
Star Cast:
Adriana Barraza, Sergio Peris-Mencheta, Paz Vega, Yvette Monreal
Judge Dredd
R

Judge Dredd

(1995)
As:
Cast
Role:
Judge Dredd
Director:
Danny Cannon
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Sci-Fi, Crime
Star Cast:
James Earl Jones, Armand Assante, Rob Schneider, Jürgen Prochnow
Paradise Alley
PG

Paradise Alley

(1978)
As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Role:
Cosmo Carboni
Director:
Sylvester Stallone
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Tom Waits, Lee Canalito, Armand Assante, Frank McRae
Get Carter
R

Get Carter

(2000)
As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Carter
Director:
Stephen Kay
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Michael Caine, Alan Cumming, Miranda Richardson, Rachael Leigh Cook
Shade
R

Shade

(2003)
As:
Cast
Director:
Damian Nieman
Genres:
Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Jamie Foxx, Joe Nicolo, Carl Mazzocone Sr., George Tovar, Frank Medrano
Rocky V
PG-13

Rocky V

(1990)
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Rocky Balboa
Director:
John G. Avildsen
Genres:
Drama, Sport
Star Cast:
Talia Shire, Burt Young, Sage Stallone, Burgess Meredith
Capone
R

Capone

(1975)
As:
Cast
Role:
Frank Nitti
Director:
Steve Carver
Genres:
Drama, Biography, Crime
Star Cast:
Ben Gazzara, Harry Guardino, Susan Blakely, John Cassavetes
Pigeons
R

Pigeons

(1970)
As:
Cast
Director:
John Dexter
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jordan Christopher, Jill O'Hara, Robert Walden, Kate Reid
Cannonball!
PG

Cannonball!

(1976)
As:
Cast
Director:
Paul Bartel
Genres:
Action, Crime, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
David Carradine, Bill McKinney, Veronica Hamel, Gerrit Graham
Taxi 3

Taxi 3

(2003)
As:
Cast
Director:
Gérard Krawczyk
Genres:
Action, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Marion Cotillard, Samy Naceri, Frédéric Diefenthal, Bernard Farcy
D-Tox
R

D-Tox

(2002)
As:
Cast
Role:
Jake Malloy
Director:
Jim Gillespie
Genres:
Mystery, Horror, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Kris Kristofferson, Charles S. Dutton, Polly Walker, Mif
Staying Alive
PG

Staying Alive

(1983)
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Sylvester Stallone
Genres:
Romance, Music, Drama
Star Cast:
John Travolta, Cynthia Rhodes, Finola Hughes, Steve Inwood
Avenging Angelo
R

Avenging Angelo

(2002)
As:
Cast
Role:
Frankie Delano
Director:
Martyn Burke
Genres:
Crime, Action, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Madeleine Stowe, Anthony Quinn, Raoul Bova, Harry Van Gorkum
Rebel
R

Rebel

(1970)
As:
Cast
Role:
Jerry Savage
Director:
Robert Allen Schnitzer
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Tony Page, Rebecca Grimes, Vickie Lancaster, Dennis Tate
Zookeeper
PG

Zookeeper

(2011)
As:
Cast
Director:
Frank Coraci
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Romance
Star Cast:
Adam Sandler, Don Rickles, Kevin James, Rosario Dawson, Leslie Bibb
Reach Me
PG-13

Reach Me

(2014)
As:
Cast
Director:
John Herzfeld
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Lauren Cohan, Thomas Jane, Kyra Sedgwick, Kevin Connolly
Driven
PG-13

Driven

(2001)
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Joe Tanto
Director:
Renny Harlin
Genres:
Sport, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Burt Reynolds, Kip Pardue, Stacy Edwards, Til Schweiger
Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot
PG-13

Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot

(1992)
As:
Cast
Role:
Joe Bomowski
Director:
Roger Spottiswoode
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Family, Romance
Star Cast:
Estelle Getty, JoBeth Williams, Roger Rees, Martin Ferrero
Escape Plan: The Extractors
R

Escape Plan: The Extractors

(2019)
As:
Cast
Director:
John Herzfeld
Genres:
Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jaime King, Daniel Bernhardt, 50 Cent, Dave Bautista
Spy Kids 3: Game Over
TV-PG

Spy Kids 3: Game Over

(2003)
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Rodriguez
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
George Clooney, Antonio Banderas, Carla Gugino, Alexa PenaVega, Daryl Sabara
Rhinestone
PG

Rhinestone

(1984)
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Nick
Director:
Bob Clark
Genres:
Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Dolly Parton, Richard Farnsworth, Ron Leibman, Tim Thomerson
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R

Escape Plan 2: Hades

(2018)
As:
Cast
Role:
Ray Breslin
Director:
Steven C. Miller
Genres:
Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jaime King, Titus Welliver, 50 Cent, Dave Bautista
Kambakkht Ishq

Kambakkht Ishq

(2009)
As:
Cast
Role:
Sylvester Stallone
Director:
Sabir Khan
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Action
Star Cast:
Whoopi Goldberg, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Denise Richards, Brandon Routh
Backtrace
R

Backtrace

(2018)
As:
Cast
Role:
Sykes
Director:
Brian A. Miller
Genres:
Crime
Star Cast:
Matthew Modine, Christopher McDonald, Meadow Williams, Colin Egglesfield
An Alan Smithee Film: Burn Hollywood Burn
R

An Alan Smithee Film: Burn Hollywood Burn

(1997)
As:
Cast
Director:
Arthur Hiller, Alan Smithee
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Leslie Stefanson, Jackie Chan, Billy Bob Thornton, Whoopi Goldberg
The Party at Kitty and Stud's
X

The Party at Kitty and Stud's

(1970)
As:
Cast
Role:
Stud
Director:
Morton M. Lewis
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Henrietta Holm, Jodi Van Prang, Nicholas Warren, Frank Micelli
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The Square Root

(1969)
As:
Cast
Director:
Edmond Chevie
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Tina Robertson
Your Studio and You

Your Studio and You

(1995)
As:
Cast
Director:
Trey Parker
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Steven Spielberg, Dian Bachar, Andrew Bergman, James Cameron, Shaun Cassidy
The Good Life

The Good Life

(1997)
As:
Cast
Director:
Alan Mehrez, Barry Samson
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Frank Stallone, Dennis Hopper, Peter Dobson, Andrew Dice Clay
Inferno: The Making of 'The Expendables'
PG-13

Inferno: The Making of 'The Expendables'

(2010)
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Himself
Director:
John Herzfeld
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Jason Statham, Jet Li, Terry Crews, Randy Couture
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The Contender Rematch: Mora vs. Manfredo

(2005)
As:
Producer
Genres:
Sport
Star Cast:
Teddy Atlas, Anthony Bonsante, Jesse Brinkley, Juan de la Rosa, Miguel Espino
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Father Lefty

(2002)
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Kevin Rodney Sullivan
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Viola Davis, Danny Nucci, Marina Benedict, Frank Gallegos, Mo Gallini
Heart of a Champion: The Ray Mancini Story

Heart of a Champion: The Ray Mancini Story

(1985)
As:
Producer
Director:
Richard Michaels
Genres:
Drama, Biography, Sport
Star Cast:
Robert Blake, Doug McKeon, Mariclare Costello, Tony Burton, Ray Buktenica

Animation(s)

Liberty's Kids: Est. 1776
TV-Y7

Liberty's Kids: Est. 1776 (2002)

As:
Cast
Director:
Judith Reilly
Genres:
Adventure, Mystery, History, Family, Animation, Drama
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Whoopi Goldberg, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Dustin Hoffman, Liam Neeson
Antz
PG

Antz (1998)

As:
Cast
Director:
Eric Darnell, Tim Johnson
Genres:
Family, Comedy, Animation, Adventure
Star Cast:
Christopher Walken, Woody Allen, Dan Aykroyd, Anne Bancroft, Jane Curtin
Animal Crackers

Animal Crackers (2017)

As:
Cast
Director:
Tony Bancroft, Scott Christian Sava, Jaime Maestro
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Comedy, Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Emily Blunt, John Krasinski, Danny DeVito, Ian McKellen
Ratchet & Clank
PG

Ratchet & Clank (2016)

As:
Cast
Director:
Kevin Munroe, Jericca Cleland
Genres:
Adventure, Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
John Goodman, Paul Giamatti, Bella Thorne, Rosario Dawson

TV Shows and Videos

The Evil Touch

The Evil Touch (1973)

As:
Writer
Director:
Mende Brown
Genres:
Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
Leslie Nielsen, Anthony Quayle
Saturday Night Live
TV-PG

Saturday Night Live (1975)

As:
Cast
Director:
Ben Stiller, Dave Wilson, Beth McCarthy-Miller, Don Roy King, James Signorelli
Genres:
Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Andy Griffith, Ben Stiller, Chris Farley, Colin Firth, Don Pardo
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Rocky 3 in the Playroom (2012)

As:
Writer
Genres:
Short, Comedy, Sport
Star Cast:
James Fildes, Jessica Fildes
Rocky Legends
T

Rocky Legends (2002)

As:
Writer
Genres:
Action, Sport
Star Cast:
Jay Benedict, John Chancer, Tom Clarke Hill, Eric Meyers, Stuart Milligan
Police Story

Police Story (1973)

As:
Cast
Director:
Virgil W. Vogel, Barry Crane, Richard Benedict, Alexander Singer, Michael O'Herlihy
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
William Shatner, Cindy Williams, James Woods, Kurt Russell, Mark Harmon
Kojak
TV-PG

Kojak (1973)

As:
Cast
Director:
Charles S. Dubin, Jeannot Szwarc, Sigmund Neufeld Jr., Russ Mayberry, Nicholas Sgarro
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Crime, Mystery, Action
Star Cast:
Abe Vigoda, Christopher Walken, Telly Savalas, Dan Frazer, Kevin Dobson
Las Vegas
TV-14

Las Vegas (2003)

As:
Cast
Director:
David Solomon, Timothy Busfield, David Straiton, Allison Liddi-Brown, Paul Michael Glaser
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Jean-Claude Van Damme, Josh Duhamel, James Lesure, Vanessa Marcil, Molly Sims
Dream On

Dream On (1990)

As:
Cast
Director:
Betty Thomas, John Landis, Ron Wolotzky, Arlene Sanford, Bethany Rooney
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Teri Garr, Elisabeth Shue, Matthew Perry, James Woods, Sylvester Stallone
The Contender

The Contender (2005)

As:
Producer
Director:
Michael Simon
Genres:
Reality-TV, Sport, Game-Show, Action
Star Cast:
Sugar Ray Leonard, Jeff Connor, Alfonso Gomez Jr., Tommy Gallagher, Jeremy Williams
Boxing Bloopers

Boxing Bloopers (2007)

As:
Cast
Role:
Rocky Balboa
Genres:
Sport, Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
A.J. Benza, Tony Burton, Joe Cortez, Lou DiBella
Jackie Chan: My Story

Jackie Chan: My Story (1998)

As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Jackie Chan
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Jackie Chan, Willie Chan, Charles Chan, Stanley Tong, Sylvester Stallone