Milo Ventimiglia started his career with small roles in TV series and appeared in supporting roles in some independent films. In 2002, he got a big career breakthrough with the series ‘Gilmore Girls,' which caught the attention of mainstream filmmakers and producers. In the early phase of his career, he appeared in films such as ‘She’s All That’ and ‘Speedway Junkie,’ two lesser known films. However, ‘Gilmore Girls’ helped in him get better roles and his career further extended with roles in films, such as ‘Cursed,’ ‘Winter Break,’ and ‘Dirty Deeds.’
The overwhelming success of the 2006 film ‘Rocky Balboa’ did wonders for his career and he followed its success with some major and leading roles in films, such as ‘The Divide,’ ‘Pathology,’ ‘Gamer,’ ‘Kiss of the Damned,’ and ‘Grown Ups 2.' As for the television, some of his best roles are ‘Heroes,’ ‘American Dreams,’ ‘Wolverine,’ ‘Mob City,’ ‘Chosen,’ and ‘This is Us.’
Some prominent failures of his career are ‘Winter Break,' ‘Static,’ and ‘Armoured.'
Apollo Creed, renowned boxer, is killed during a match by Ivan Drago in 1985. Several years later, his son Adonis, with the help of his mentor Rocky, confronts Drago’s son in an ultimate boxing match.
The sixth installment in the Rocky series finds an aging and retired Rocky Balboa running an eatery in the memory of his wife Adrian. He is goaded into one final match with reigning yet unpopular world champion Mason ‘The Line’ Dixon. The match serves as a swan song of Rocky’s legendary career.
Pathology is a horror thriller film which tells the story of Dr Grey, who arrives at a well-known pathology programme. Soon, he enters a secret world where four interns compete amongst themselves to see which one of them can commit the perfect murder.
High school hotshot, Zackary Siler’s popularity falls when his hot narcissistic girlfriend, Taylor, dumps him. To get back his popularity, he takes a bet with his friend Dean, that he can convert any high school girl into the Prom Queen. Zack has his work cut out when Dean selects unpopular introvert Laney Boggs.
In future, computer programmer Ken Castle creates a mind control game wherein death row convicts fight for their freedom; but they are controlled by their users. The champions here are John Kable Tillman and his handler Simon. Kable realises that to get back to his normal life, he must escape the game and reveal to the world Castle’s plan to control the entire country with his technology.
After a nuclear attack, few survivors are stuck in the basement of their apartment building for several days. As their supplies dwindle and they see no hope of rescue, they become quite hopeless of the situation. However, one of the survivors holds on to a thin chance to escape.
War veteran Ty Hackett is having financial troubles raising his brother alone, so he joins an armored truck company as a security guard. His mentor, Mike Cochrane, persuades him into joining a plan to rob their own trucks carrying $42million. Ty agrees only when Mike convinces him of a foolproof plan with harm to none. But an unexpected turn makes everything about the heist go wrong.
Las Vegas bodyguard, Nick Wild, is a recovering gambling addict. When his friend is beaten up by a sadist, Nick goes after the thug; but later learns that he is powerful kingpin’s son. Suddenly, Nick finds himself embroiled with underworld gangsters and is being chased by law-enforcers and mobsters. Now, the former-gambler must play one last game where everything is at stake.
Teenager Donny fathers a son with his teacher, Mary McGarricle, who is later sentenced to prison when the relationship is discovered. An immature Donny abandons the child. 28 years later, Donny trying to avoid prison shows up in his son Todd’s life and turns his life upside down.
Three years after the events of the first film, the childhood friends reconnect once more after Lenny Feder relocates his family to his hometown Stanton where Eric, Kurt, and Marcus live with their families. However, this time around, the grown ups will be learning lessons from their kids on the last day of school.
During a hunting trip in the Appalachians, two Bosnian war veterans, NATO operative Benjamin Ford and Serbian soldier Emil Kovac, meet and befriend each other. Then Kovac reveals his identity, the reason for seeking out Ford and his intensions of avenging the executions by American troops during the Bosnian war. What ensues is a cat-and-mouse game between the two amidst the wilderness.
Few teenagers in order to to pass their time, decide to play an online horror game. However, things turn for the worse when they realize that each time their character dies in the game, the human controlling it dies as well.
The lives of Jimmy and Ellie are turned upside down after they are attacked by a werewolf. Though they realize that the werewolf is someone they might know, they have no other choice to but to kill it, to avoid turning into werewolves themselves.
Milo Ventimiglia Awards
|This Is Us||Tearjerker||2017|