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The Best Movies Directed by Sylvester Stallone 

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List of all movies directed by Sylvester Stallone ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by Sylvester Stallone are listed here and include movie posters and Sylvester Stallone movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by Sylvester Stallone as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest Sylvester Stallone movie isn't as high as it should be on this list, then make sure to vote so that your opinion of what the top Sylvester Stallone film is can be factored into this list.

From Sylvester Stallone's studio films to Sylvester Stallone's independent films, this Sylvester Stallone filmography keeps tabs on all Sylvester Stallone movies, and lets the cream of the crop rise to the top.

Movies include everything from Rocky IV to Rocky II.

If you’re wondering “what movies did Sylvester Stallone direct?” or “who is Sylvester Stallone?” then this list will explain how most people know this director. This list also answers questions like “what are the all-time best movies directed by Sylvester Stallone?” and “what's a good selection of good Sylvester Stallone movies?”

If you're wanting to get into Sylvester Stallone films, then this list is a great starting point for at least starting with the most decent Sylvester Stallone works.

All Sylvester Stallone director credits are included. This list of every movie that Sylvester Stallone has directed can be sorted for specific information such as what genre the Sylvester Stallone movie is and which actors starred in the Sylvester Stallone film.

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Sylvester Stallone has had the pleasure of working with tremendous talent, including Brad Pitt and Al Pacino.

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Sylvester Stallone, Julie Benz, Graham McTavish

Released: 2008

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Rambo is a 2008 American-German independent action film directed, co-written by and starring Sylvester Stallone reprising his famous role as veteran John Rambo. It is the fourth installment in ...more

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Sylvester Stallone, James Brown, Mr. T

Released: 1985

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Rocky IV is a 1985 American sports film written and directed by Sylvester Stallone, who also starred in the film. The film co-stars Dolph Lundgren, Burt Young, Talia Shire, Carl Weathers, Tony ...more

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Sylvester Stallone, Milo Ventimiglia, Talia Shire

Released: 2006

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Rocky Balboa is the sixth installment in the Rocky franchise, written, directed by, and starring Sylvester Stallone who reprises his role as the title character. The sixth film in the Rocky ...more

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Sylvester Stallone, Burgess Meredith, Roberto Durán

Released: 1979

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Rocky II is a 1979 American sports drama film directed by Sylvester Stallone, and the second film in the series. Rocky (Stallone) struggles in family life after his bout with Apollo Creed (Carl ...more

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Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young

Released: 1982

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Rocky III is a 1982 American sports drama film directed by Sylvester Stallone, and the third film in the series. After winning the ultimate title and being the world champion, Rocky (Stallone) ...more

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Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sylvester Stallone, Bruce Willis

Released: 2010

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

The Expendables is a 2010 American ensemble action film written by David Callaham and Sylvester Stallone, and directed by Stallone, who also starred in the lead role. The film co-stars Jason ...more

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John Travolta, Sylvester Stallone, Janet Jones

Released: 1983

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Staying Alive is the 1983 film sequel to Saturday Night Fever, starring John Travolta as dancer Tony Manero, with Cynthia Rhodes, Finola Hughes, Joyce Hyser, Steve Inwood, Julie Bovasso, and ...more

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Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

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Paradise Alley Sylvester Stallone, Tom Waits, Terry Funk

Released: 1978

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Paradise Alley is a 1978 American sports film written and directed by Sylvester Stallone in his feature film directorial debut, who also starred in the role. After Stallone's success with the ...more

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Directed by: Sylvester Stallone