Well, that didn’t take long to clear up. Just a few days ago, Entertainment One and Nu Image announced that they’re working on a Rambo TV series that film star Sylvester Stallone could possibly appear in. But now The Hollywood Reporter got exclusive word from Stallone’s people who said he will not appear on the show. … Continue reading Sylvester Stallone “Will Not Portray” Rambo In TV Series
It’s time to set off some celebratory explosions, gang! According to The Hollywood Reporter, there’s a Rambo TV series in the works and it just might feature Sylvester Stallone. Everything’s in the very early stages right now, but Entertainment One and Nu Image made a deal to create and develop a show based on one … Continue reading Rambo TV Series In The Works, Stallone Might Star
For the past seven or eight years — pretty much since I got out of college — I’ve been focusing on absorbing as much new entertainment as possible, not necessarily brand new, but new to me. In that time, and going back to my days in high school and college, I’ve also been building up … Continue reading We Want Action Double Feature: Rambo (1985) & Predator (1987)
This will probably be the last Rambo TCT for a little while at least. After reviewing First Blood and then writing about this commercial last week, I just couldn’t stop watching Rambo toy commercials on YouTube. I love this particular one because it’s such a crazy mix. You’ve got the very grounded, movie-like villain Havoc … Continue reading Toy Commercial Tuesday: Havoc Vs. Turbo From Rambo
Today’s selection for TCT actually came about from a pair of recent posts. First of all, I talked about innapropriate toy lines based on R-rated films for kids with last week’s entry in this column when talking about Alien Vs. Predator toys. A few days later, I wrote about re-watching and really enjoying First Blood. … Continue reading Toy Commercial Tuesday: Rambo & General Warhawk
Oh man, you guys, I just got done watching Son Of Rambow and it was amazing! I had heard good things and figured that I would love a movie based on kids making a movie in 80s England, but didn’t think I would like it this much. The idea is that a Will, super-sheltered kid … Continue reading Son Of Rambow (2007) Is Awesome!
2008-06-086:19:36 am So, yeah, a movie from 2008 might not exactly be considered “kicking it old school,” but I figured, since it’s the fourth in a series of rad action movies from the ’80s, it can count. Also, I watched First Blood a couple of weeks ago and was completely weirded out by the fact … Continue reading Fourth Blood: A Rambo Review