They were asking for it. A stranger in a strange land, Sylvester Stallone stars in the movie that started it all "First Blood" (1982). Tormented ex-Green Beret John Rambo wanders into a small Pacific Northwestern town in search of his missing friend, butquickly learns from a cocky, ill-willed sheriff (Brian Dennehy) that war vets aren't welcome in these parts. Mistreated and persecuted by the hostile local police, Rambo becomes a man unhinged and wages his own vengeful private war against the corrupt cops, guerrilla-style. Experience the relentless, bloody action-thriller that launched a legend.