Paradise Alley

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“You know in a hundred years this ain’t gonna matter none.”

Too close to paradise… on this Friday edition we talk to Thom Loverro – author, journalist, broadcaster, podcaster and all-around great guy. We talk about Stallone’s wrestling masterpiece Paradise Alley. Thom is an awesome guest with some awesome stories so enjoy this episode! Only on HMP.

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Paradise Alley

Poster for the movie "Paradise Alley"
Release Date  22 September 1978 (1 h 47 min)
Directed by  Sylvester Stallone
Writer  Sylvester Stallone
Composer  Bill Conti
Genres  Action, Adventure, Drama
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Synopsis and Details

Sylvester Stallone is fighting the odds again, this time in the wrestling ring. As Cosmo Carboni, he and his two brothers dream of getting out of Hell's Kitchen (circa 1946) and into the big time. The exit signs point to Paradise Alley, a sleazy private club where the floorshow consists of raucous wrestling matches with big purses. Stallone not only starred in and wrote this action-packed film, he also made his directorial debut in this tale of three guys who could take anything Hell's Kitchen could dish out.

  • Revenue  $7,185,518
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  • Language  English


Overview

The Carboni Boys. They haul ice, lay out stiffs and dance with monkeys.

Sylvester Stallone is fighting the odds again, this time in the wrestling ring. As Cosmo Carboni, he and his two brothers dream of getting out of Hell's Kitchen (circa 1946) and into the big time. The exit signs point to Paradise Alley, a sleazy private club where the floorshow consists of raucous wrestling matches with big purses. Stallone not only starred in and wrote this action-packed film, he also made his directorial debut in this tale of three guys who could take anything Hell's Kitchen could dish out.


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