Directed by : George P. Cosmatos,Sylvester Stallone (uncredited) Produced by Buzz Feitshans Written by Screenplay : Sylvester Stallone,James Cameron Story : Kevin Jarre Characters : David Morrell Starring : Sylvester Stallone,Richard Crenna,Charles Napier,Steven Berkoff,Julia Nickson,Julian Turner Music by : Jerry Goldsmith,Peter Schless Cinematography : Jack Cardiff Editing by : Larry Bock,Mark Goldblatt,Mark Helfrich,Gib Jaffe,Frank E. Jiminez Distributed by : TriStar Pictures Release date(s) : May 22, 1985 Running time : 94 min. Country : United States Language : English Budget : $44,000,000 (est.) Gross revenue Domestic : $150,415,432 Worldwide : $300,400,432 Preceded by : First Blood (1982) Followed by : Rambo III (1988)
Rambo : First Blood Part II is a 1985 action film.A sequel to 1982's First Blood, it is the second in stallment in the Rambo series starring Sylvester Stallone,who reprises his role as Vietnam veteran John R ambo. Picking up where the first film left, the sequel is set in the context of the Vietnam War POW/MIA i ssue; it sees Rambo released from prison by Federal order to document the possibleexistence of POWs in Vietnam, under the belief that he will find nothing,thus enabling the government to sweep the issue unde r the rug.