Rambo: First Blood Part II

Rambo: First Blood Part II

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What most people call hell, he calls home.

The government send John Rambo back to Vietnam in this Sylvester Stallone action sequel co-written by Stallone and James Cameron.

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Action, War, Classic

96mins

Rating: R13 Violence

USA, Mexico

Empire (UK)

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Here is a film fully xenophobic, abhorrent film, touting guileless version of military honour, but with Jack Cardiff’s furtive camerawork and some excellent editing, it sucks you in to its disturbing heroic sweep.

Variety (USA)

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The charade on the screen, which is not pulled off, is to accept that the underdog Rambo character...

Time Out London

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The body count is rising, Sly's pecs are blowing up, and Rambo himself is becoming more of a brand-name than a character, a mascot for masochism and murderous self-assertion.