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Sylvester Stallone's vein tattoo

Sylvester Stallone's vein tattoo

Feb 3 2013, 10:19am CST | by

Sylvester Stallone got a tattoo of his wife to cover a burst vein. The actor sports huge tattoos across his back and shoulders in his new film 'Bullet to the Head', and they are real rather than...

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Sylvester Stallone's vein tattoo

Feb 3 2013, 10:19am CST | by

Sylvester Stallone got a tattoo of his wife to cover a burst vein.

The actor sports huge tattoos across his back and shoulders in his new film 'Bullet to the Head', and they are real rather than painted on for the role, inked because he had an unsightly vein.

He said: ''The tattoos are real - unfortunately. I have all kinds of chest injuries; I tore my vein during 'Rocky II' and had 60 stitches. If you've seen 'Rocky Balboa', you'll know how bad they look. It got worse and worse, and people were saying, 'Urgh, has he got varicose veins?' So I thought, 'f**k it', and covered them with a tattoo of my wife.

''Then the tattoo started to grow and it went to a skull and before I knew it, I was a mural.''

Sylvester, 66, is still lining up action roles and sustaining injuries, with his latest affliction on his calf sustained while filming 'The Tomb' with Arnold Schwarzenegger.

He told Shortlist magazine: ''I just got this one - 70 new stitches. This is from 'The Tomb' with Schwarzenegger. It's a little memento. I've had both shoulders done, my neck done, two back operations, achilles tendon and now this thing - the peroneal tendon - just ruptured. This is the worst f*cking one ever. I feel like an old athlete. Every time you touch something, it breaks.''

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Ted Kotcheff Talks About ‘Fearless,’ Kangaroos and Chekhov

Oct 13 2014 11:43am CDT | Source: variety

Ted Kotcheff, director of cult classic “Wake in Fright,” Berlin Golden Bear winner “The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz” and the seminal “First Blood,” with Sylvester Stallone, is back in the film saddle. At Lyon’s Lumière Festival, which begins Monday, he will present the European continental premiere of “Fearless,” an extended short starring Fionnula Flanagan (“Yes,”... Read more » ...
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Sylvester Stallone Has a New Ensemble in Latest 'Reach Me' Trailer

Sep 25 2014 3:46pm CDT | Source: First Showing

Over the summer, before Sylvester Stallone returned to the big screen with his action star goons in The Expendables 3, we got a look at a completely different kind of ensemble movie in the form of Reach Me. The drama looked like Crash 2.0 as it focuses on a motivational book written by a mysterious man (Tom Berenger) which goes viral and quickly gains popularity, inspiring a journalist (Kevin Connolly), his editor (Sylvester Stallone), a former inmate (Kyra Sedgwick), a hip-hop mogul (N ...
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6 weeks ago

Rambo 5's Rumored New Title

Sep 10 2014 5:28pm CDT | Source: ign

Sylvester Stallone intends on making Rambo 5, which rumor has it will take its name from a game. ComingSoon claims that the fifth film is titled Rambo: Last Blood, which is not only a play on the original movie's title First Blood, but was also the name of an online flash game developed by Peter Javidpour (The Last of Us). If this title rumor is true then we're pretty doubtful the movie will also fo ...
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