The Expendables | reviewed by: William O'Donnell | April 3, 2012
entertainment value
More a favour to action fans than a strong film. Bookended by a cool ensemble, middle is just typical action nonsense. Truly is #expendible.
genre Action
synopsis Barney Ross leads a band of highly skilled mercenaries including knife enthusiast Lee Christmas, a martial arts expert, heavy weapons specialist, demolitionist, and a loose-cannon sniper. When the group is commissioned by the mysterious Mr. Church to assassinate the dictator of a small South American island, Barney and Lee visit the remote locale to scout out their opposition and discover the true nature of the conflict engulfing the city.
lead actors Sylvester Stallone | Jason Statham | Dolph Lundgren | Eric Roberts | Randy Couture | Steve Austin | David Zayas | Giselle ItiƩ | Terry Crews | Mickey Rourke | Bruce Willis | Arnold Schwarzenegger | Charisma Carpenter | Amin Joseph | Senyo Amoaku | Hank Amos | Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira | Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira | Sassa Nacimento | R.A. Rondell | Tze Yep | Gary Daniels | Jet Li
director Sylvester Stallone