Behind-The-Scenes Look At LeBron James’ Heat Intro Video Resembles Final Scene In “Cobra”

10.08.13 5 years ago
LeBron James, Night Slasher (photo. Instagram/miamiheat)

LeBron James, Night Slasher (photo. Instagram/miamiheat)

Maybe you’ve never seen the pivotal fight sequence between Sly Stallone‘s eponymous Marion “Cobra” Coretti and the murderous Night Slasher in the sunglasses-heavy Cobra. But the climactic scene of the 1986 film features a similar environment to the chains and spurting fire on the set of the new LeBron James introduction video for the Miami Heat.

Here’s behind-the-scenes footage of the shoot from the Heat’s IG account:

And here’s Cobra and Night Slasher fighting with knives and chain in a close approximation of the James video set [NSFW: language & violence]:

What do you think of ‘Bron’s new intro video?

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