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David Morrell was born in 1943, shortly after his father was killed in action. His mother could not both raise him and have a job, so David was sent to an orphange. He went to Pennsylvania State University from 1966-70, where he was inspired by his teacher, writer William Tenn. In 1972 he wrote First Blood (1982), which later became the legendary ... See full bio »

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First Blood
First Blood Writer
(1982)
Rambo
Rambo Writer
(2008)
Rambo III
Rambo III Writer
(1988)

Filmography

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  Creepers (book) (pre-production)
  Rambo: New Blood (characters) (announced)
 2008 Rambo (Video Game) (characters)
 2008 Rambo (character)
 1997 The Hunger (TV Series) (based on the story by - 1 episode)
- But at My Back I Always Hear (1997) ... (based on the story by)
 1990 Monsters (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Habitat (1990) ... (writer)
 1989 Brotherhood of the Rose (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1989/II Rambo III (Video Game) (characters)
 1989/I Rambo III (Video Game) (characters)
 1988 Rambo III (characters)
 1987 Rambo (Video Game) (characters)
 1986 Rambo: First Blood Part II (Video Game) (characters)
 1986 Rambo (TV Series) (characters)
 1985 Rambo: First Blood Part II (based on characters created by)
 1982 First Blood (based on the novel by)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

The Hundred-Year Christmas (1983) See more »

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1 Interview | 1 Article | See more »

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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

About the Rambo apple, some readers here might not know that ... Rambo was named for a Pennsylvania apple, a type that was planted by legendary Johnny Appleseed (John Chapman) who planted Rambo apple trees in Ohio, Indiana and Pennsylvania in the 1800s. See more »

Trivia:

Good friends with Stirling Silliphant and Sylvester Stallone. See more »

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