The third round of the "Creed" movies is taking a little bit longer to cool down before the judges ring that bell once again. "Creed III," the ninth film in the "Rocky" film franchise, has moved its release date from November 23, 2022 to its new spot on March 3, 2023. This is the first "Rocky" film without the presence of Sylvester Stallone, marking the official passing of the torch from Rocky Balboa to Adonis Creed, the son of Balboa's fiercest rival. The "Creed" films star Michael B.