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-In [[popular culture]], [[pornography]] (if seen in aesthetic terms) is used as an example of the [[objectification of women]], and violent films have been cited as the influence for so-called ''[[copycat]]'' acts in reality. An example of this was the [[Hungerford Massacre]], where a gunman was alleged by the [[tabloid press]] to have been influenced by the ''[[Rambo (film series)|Rambo]]'' series of films starring [[Sylvester Stallone]].+'''''Rambo''''' is an [[action film]] [[film series|series]] based on the [[David Morrell]] novel ''[[First Blood (novel)|First Blood]]'' and starring [[Sylvester Stallone]] as '''[[John Rambo]]''', a troubled [[Vietnam veteran|Vietnam War veteran]] and former [[Special Forces (United States Army)|Green Beret]] who is skilled in many aspects of survival, weaponry, hand to hand combat and guerrilla warfare. The series consists of the films ''[[First Blood]]'' (1982), ''[[Rambo: First Blood Part II]]'' (1985), ''[[Rambo III]]'' (1988) and ''[[Rambo (film)|Rambo]]'' (2008), with a fifth installment in development.
 +==See also==
 +* ''[[Hunter (Huggins novel)|Hunter]]'', a novel which ''Rambo V'' was to be loosely based on before it changed directions
 +* ''[[The Intruder (1986 film)|The Intruder]]'', an Indonesian film based on Rambo
 +* ''[[Son of Rambow]]'', a comedy-drama film that references Rambo
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Rambo is an action film series based on the David Morrell novel First Blood and starring Sylvester Stallone as John Rambo, a troubled Vietnam War veteran and former Green Beret who is skilled in many aspects of survival, weaponry, hand to hand combat and guerrilla warfare. The series consists of the films First Blood (1982), Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985), Rambo III (1988) and Rambo (2008), with a fifth installment in development.

See also

  • Hunter, a novel which Rambo V was to be loosely based on before it changed directions
  • The Intruder, an Indonesian film based on Rambo
  • Son of Rambow, a comedy-drama film that references Rambo




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