The Weekend Australian - Travel - - Travel & Indulgence -

‘Rambo had con­quered Asia. In China, a mil­lion peo­ple raced to see First Blood within 10 days of its Bei­jing open­ing, and black mar­ke­teers were hawk­ing tick­ets at seven times the of­fi­cial price. In In­dia, five sep­a­rate remakes of the Amer­i­can hit went in­stantly into pro­duc­tion, one of them re­cast­ing the ma­cho su­per­man as a sari-clad woman . . . In In­done­sia, the Rambo Amuse­ment Ar­cade was go­ing great guns . . .’

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