Get Ready for "John Rambo"

by | February 21, 2007 | Comments

Now that his "Rocky Balboa" has come and gone — and turned out to be a pretty well-received comeback piece — Sylvester Stallone is busy putting some touches on his next comeback piece, a little with the official title of … "John Rambo."

Nope, not "Rambo 4," "Pearl of the Cobra," or "In the Serpent’s Eye" (whatever that means), but "John Rambo," because obviously the only reason "Rocky 6" made any money is because it was called "Rocky Balboa."

I’m a bit more skeptical about the return of Rambo than I was about the return of Balboa, and here’s why: Rocky is an underdog whose story could take place anywhere at any time; John Rambo, on the other hand, is firmly stuck in the ’80s. But hey, I’d love to be proven wrong. I did enjoy "Rocky Balboa" a bit more than I expected to…

[ Source: IGN Movies ]