Drama · Thirty years after the ring of the first bell, Rocky Balboa comes out of retirement and Rocky III. Rocky IV. Rocky II. Rocky V. Rocky. Creed. First Blood. Rambo: First Blood Part II. Rambo III. The Expendables. Cobra. ◅ Prev 6 Next 6 ▻. Rocky is a series of boxing films based on the eponymous, fictional character Rocky Balboa, played in each film by Sylvester Stallone. The films by order of release date are: Rocky (), Rocky II (), Rocky III (), Rocky IV (), Rocky V (), Rocky Balboa () and Creed (). Release date : –present. TheWrap critic Tim Appelo offers his definitive ranking of all seven movies in the saga of Sylvester Stallone's world-weary boxer Rocky Balboa.