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Movie Review: Son of Rambow

April 17, 2008

Set in England in the summer of '82, it tells the story of Will Proudfoot, an imaginative, artistic 11-year boy whose family are members of the Plymouth Brethren – a puritan style Christian group that forbids members from watching TV or listening to music.

Will leads a quiet existence until he runs into Jon Carter - who shows him a pirated copy of the Rambo: First Blood. The movie blows Will's mind and he's easily persuaded to star as the 'stuntman' in Carter's low-budget sequel Son of Rambow.  Read More