Jordan in Creed; The Rocky II poster. The doctors were telling us we were going to lose him soon, admits Coogler. I thought my dad was going to die. He starts thinking about father figures and legacies. As Millennials, we watch our parents age, he says. That was my inspiration for the film. I looked at myself and said, What kind of person would I be if my father wasn’t there? If he was never here?’ Coogler has an audacious idea he wants to bring Rocky back, Stallone and all, but the film won’t be Rocky VII, or Balboa, or a variation thereof.
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