First in the Rambo trilogy. Disturbed Vietnam vet John Rambo (Sylvester Stallone) spends his days wandering from town to town, searching out his old service colleagues. When he resists a local sheriff's attempts to make him leave town, he is arrested for vagrancy. While in prison Rambo is forced to endure the abuse of a sadistic deputy, until he escapes and takes to the woods, relying on his old army skills to survive.
Two Trailers, First Blood: A Look Back, Drawing First Blood, The Rambo Trilogy: An Interview with Stallone, Rambo 4 Interview with Stallone
Release Date: 04 August 2008
Certificate: 15 - Suitable for Persons Aged 15 or Over
Running Time: 90 minutes
Production Year: 1982
Main Language: English
Ideal casting makes it a success
Stallone may suffer a lot of lampooning but this movie is certainly not short of action.