Manly Movies

1985

The Park Is Mine (1985)

The Park Is Mine (1985)

The Park Is Mine    06 Oct 1985

Not Rated 102 minReleased

6.2
IMDB: 6.2/10 197 votes

We got more than enough Die Hard clones, but not nearly as many Rambo/First Blood clones, especially the first movie (First Blood itself). The first movie ever made for HBO was The Park is Mine, a First Blood rip off that dared to say something positive for Veterans… maybe this is why First Blood doesn’t get ripped off as much and maybe this is why the movie was never released on DVD in the USA. It was released quietly ...

Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)

Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)

Rambo: First Blood Part II    22 May 1985

R 96 minReleased

6.5
IMDB: 6.5/10 137 votes

It has a paltry 6.4 rating on the IMDb. It has an even lower 32% rating on amen-corner Rotten Tomatoes. It was nominated and/or awarded for worst picture, worst actor, worst director and worst screenplay. But those conformists are all wrong. Rambo: First Blood Part II is one of history’s greatest action sequels and a movie that was never given its due. Critically it was the whipping boy and easy target. Few had the ...