The gas station which Rambo blew up as a diversion was built specifically to be destroyed, as was The Outpost Gun Shop.
First Blood was directed by Ted Kotcheff
who went on to direct the very different ""
The novel 'First Blood' takes place in Kentucky during the summer. At the end, Rambo dies. Trautman kills him with a shotgun blast to the head.
Contributed by: Mitch Ryder
In the book, Rambo kills all of the cops, instead of only killing one in the movie.
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