Excerpt: First Blood: John Rambo is a former green beret and a specialist in killing people. When he’s discharged from the military service, he arrives in a small town where he meets a local sheriff who arrests him for being a bum.
Excerpt: John Rambo (Sylvester Stallone) is a decorated soldier who served his country in Vietnam, earning a Medal of Honor in the process. But when he returned home, he was not hailed as a hero, since most people disapproved of the U.S.
Excerpt: I grew up with this trilogy and looking back I am almost surprised that my parents let me watch these films at such a young age. These films cemented Stallone's status as an action icon and "Rambo" is a name everyone knows.