Here is Sylvester Stallone’s Concept for a Potential ‘Rambo’ Prequel
Rambo: Final Blood is touching down into theaters, and Sylvester Stallone is teasing that this is probably not John Rambo’s final combat. Although trailers for Final Blood promise this shall be Rambo’s remaining one-man killing spree (this time, he’s taking over Mexican cartels), Stallone, the person behind the minigun, not too long ago spoke with Display screen Rant about his concept for a prequel Rambo movie that may characteristic a youthful model of the character.
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“I at all times considered Rambo when he was 16 or 17—I hope they’ll do the prequel—he was the very best individual you can discover,” Stallone mentioned. “He was the captain of the group; he was the preferred child at school; tremendous athlete. He was like Jim Thorpe, and the battle is what modified him. When you noticed him earlier than, he was like the right man.”
The potential movie would discover Rambo’s navy profession earlier than First Blood. The unique movie begins post-Vietnam, after Rambo had already grow to be an unstoppable Particular Forces killing machine. Stallone went on to star in three more and more bonkers Rambo sequels, battling everybody from Russian troops to Burmese pirates, and he reprises the function for Final Blood.
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However Stallone’s 73 years outdated, and Rambo’s operating out of individuals to kill. It’s clear from Stallone’s plans that the franchise must be handed over to a youthful actor if it continued in any respect. Stallone has already handed over the Rocky reins to Michael B. Jordan in Creed. Maybe that is his subsequent main franchise to be inherited by a rising star. It wouldn’t be the primary time such plans have been introduced—a Rambo reboot practically entered manufacturing in 2016 with a brand new actor within the function.
However for now, Previous Rambo is making his final stand. You possibly can catch Stallone’s gun-toting Vietnam vet in Rambo: Final Blood, in theaters Sept. 20.