"Rambo III" was released in the United States on May 25, 1988. The movie was subsequently released in other countries between June 1988 and February 1989.
"Rambo III" is the third movie of the "Rambo" series, and it takes place in Afghanistan during the Soviet War. John Rambo, the lead character and hero of the story, rescues an old military comrade from the Soviets and ultimately faces these forces in a showdown.
The opening weekend of the film grossed more than $13 million in the United States. The overall amount of money earned by the film in the United States as of 2015 is almost $54 million, as reported by Box Office Mojo.