news culture Sylvester Stallone (Rambo) plays superhero on Amazon Prime Video
Superheroes have been on the rise lately, it’s impossible to say otherwise… It’s also for this primary reason that Sylvester Stallone decided to put on the costume.
Redemption of a Fallen Hero
After the success of The BoysAmazon Prime Video decides to reiterate the superhero formula… But this time, it’s not for a series, but for a feature film: The Samaritan. Available from August 26, this new cinematic adventure proposes to find Sylvester Stallone (Rambo, rocky) who here plays a fallen hero. He chose to hang up the mask after a tragic incident that happened nearly 20 years ago.
However, he will return to service when he meets Sam Cleary. Portrayed on screen by Javon “Wanna” Walton (Euphoria, Umbrella Academy), this 13-year-old young man needs hope… His town is gradually sinking into crime and no one can change that. And of course, the Samaritan, who has been pretending to be dead for years now, represents that hope, sometimes in spite of himself.
A big bad guy is talking about him
Unfortunately, the return of the Samaritan is not always viewed favorably by a certain Cyrus. Played by Pilou Asbaekthe actor who rose to prominence in Game Of Thronesbrings to life this big villain who seems ready to put a spoke in the wheels of the Samaritan and even track him down throughout the city.
The 1h39 film is directed by Julius Avery (Son of a Gun, Overlord) and offers a solid cast made up of Sylvester Stallone, Javon “Wanna” Walton and Pilou Asbæk, but not only… Indeed, the feature film also offers us to find Dasha Polanco of Orange is the New Blackbut also Moses Arias (The King of Staten Island), Martin Starr (Freaks & Geeks), Sophia Tatum (Fast & Furious 9), Michael Aaron Milligan (captive) or Natasha Karam (The Brave).