• The Expendables (2010)

The Expendables

Release Date: August 13th, 2010

DVD Release Date: November 23rd, 2010

R |1 hr 43 min

Plot Summary

Mercenary leader Barney Ross (Sylvester Stallone) and his loyal men take on what they think is a routine assignment: a covert operation to invade the South American country of Vilena and overthrow its dictator. But, when they learn that the job will be a suicide mission, they must choose redemption or the destruction of their brotherhood.

Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li, Terry Crews, Randy Couture, Dolph Lundgren, Giselle ItiƩ, Eric Roberts

Director: Sylvester Stallone

Genres: Action , Adventure

Production Co: Nu Image, Millennium Films

Distributors: Lionsgate Films

Keywords: Engaging, 2010s, Girlfriend, Pursuit, Quest

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Mark JenkinsNPR

    Next to the hopelessly inexpressive Stallone and the English-impaired Li, Statham emerges as the movie's principal wit. But the script furnishes him with only a few deadpan quips. Besides, it's no great accomplishment to be the funniest guy in a Sylvester Stallone flick. show more

  • 30
    Stephanie ZacharekMovieline

    The whole exercise has the trying-too-hard vibe of a bad toupee. show more

  • 70
    The Hollywood Reporter

    An effective mix of lean and over-the-top, The Expendables is often preposterous, but it achieves the immediacy of a graphic novel without the overdone mythology. show more

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