The third Creed film and the ninth installment of the Rocky film series, ‘Creed III’ is set to release this year in March. Michael B. Jordan will be returning as protagonist Adonis “Donnie” Creed. Jordan also directed the film that made his directorial debut through it.
Tessa Thompson will even be seen reprising her role as Bianca Taylor. As a new American actor cast member, Jonathan Majors will be found in the protagonists of the role of Damian “Dame” Anderson, Donnieuissarivali’s ex-girlfriendThe film will be released on March 3, 2023[abibta’DonnieuissarivaliIl-filmsejoħroġfit-3ta’Marzu2023
In this article, we have listed a number of other sports dramas that you must try if you enjoyed the previous Creed movies and are looking forward to the new sequel.
10 Must-See Movies Like Creed III
Antoine Fuqua directed this sports drama film whose plot revolves around the life of a boxer named Billy Hope as he hits rock bottom after Hope loses his family causing him to fall into depression.
But when he meets a former boxer, he finds hope again to pick up the pieces of his life.
Jake Gyllenhaal starred as protagonist Billy Hope in the film with Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker as Titus “Tick” Wills. The film was released on July 24, 2015, in the United States.
Grudge Match (2013)-
Peter Segal directed this sports comedy film whose plot focuses on two former and aging boxers who were competitors of one another.
Thirty years ago they competed in their last contest and now once more they’re about to face one another for the last time coming out of retirement.
The main cast members of the film are Sylvester Stallone and Robert De Niro both of whom had previously starred in leading roles in boxing films – Stallone in Rocky film series and De Niro in ‘Raging Bull’.
Prizefighter: The Life of Jem Belcher (2022)-
The plot of this British American biographical drama film is set in England in the 19th century when Pugilism is the sport of kings.
The story is a few talented young boxer named James Belcher to become England’s youngest world champion. Matt Hookings portrayed Jem Belcher in the film. It was released on July 22, 2022, in the United States.
Michael Mann directed this biographical sports drama film whose plot revolves around a young boxer named Cassius Clay who, after winning his debut championship, begins a journey of controversial events by converting to Islam, refusing to fight in -Vietnam, and other actions and reach new popularity.
Will Smith shown to the titular character Ali in the film. It was released on December 25, 2001, in the United States.
Gavin O’Connor directed this sports action film whose plot centers on a former Marine named Thomas Conlon. After he returns home, she begins to be trained by his father for a mixed martial arts contest.
But his fight turns into more than a contest for prize money as his opponent is his own brother. Tom Hardy played Thomas Conlon in the film.
Nick Nolte he played his father Paddy in the film for which he received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor. The film was released on September 9, 2011, in the United States.
Real Steel (2011)-
Shawn Levy directed this American sci-fi sports drama whose plot revolves around a father and son discovering one another as they team up to defeat an historical robot in the sport of robot boxing.
The film was released on October 7, 2011, in the United States.
Walter Hill directed this American sports drama film whose plot is about heavyweight champion George being sent to jail on a rape charge and his boxing match against the reigning champion of Hutchen jail.
Wesley Snipes and Ving Rhames shown to Hutchen and George respectively in the film. It was released in the United States on August 23, 2022.
Halle Berry directed this sports drama whose plot revolves around an MMA fighter named Jackie Justice who is now face to face with shame after failing in fighting, the only thing she was good at.
Her life takes another turn when her six-year-old son, who she left years ago, returns to her. Berry herself portrayed the protagonist Jackie Justice, known as “Pretty Bull”.
The film premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 12, 2020, and was later released on November 17, 2021, in the United States.
This is a Finnish-Mexican drama film whose plot revolves around the life of Miguel Galindez, a boxer known as Bayonet. As he leaves his family in Mexico to settle in Finland in retirement, he finds himself driven from his past.
Mexican French actor Brontis Jodorowsky portrayed the protagonist Bayonet in the film. It was released on November 3, 2018, in Finland and Mexico.