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The Expendables

Overview


Genre :

Action, Adventure

Release Date :

August 17, 2010

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Sylvester Stallone

Starring :

Jason Statham, Sylvester Stallone, Jet Li, Mickey Rourke, Dolph Lundgren, Giselle Itie, Charisma Carpenter, Steve Austin, David Zayas, Randy Couture, Terry Crews, Eric Roberts, Bruce Willis, Bolo Yeung, Fred Ward, Arnold Schwarzenegger

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  5 of 5 [Rate It]

Review rate : C

“..The weapon is the movie's most engaging star..”
by Gary Thompson [Philadelphia Daily News]
1.5 of 4

“..the most boring action flick of the summer..”
by Lauren Wissot [Slant Magazine]
4 of 5

“..the best action film of the summer..”
by Bill Gibron [Filmcritic.com]
3 of 5

“..so determinedly old-school..”
by Kenneth Turan [LA Times]
“..often preposterous..”
by Sheri Linden [Hollywood Reporter]
3 of 4

“..It's reprehensible. It's stoopid violent. It's a lot of unholy fun..”
by Ty Burr [Boston Globe]
3 of 5

“..it's filled with literally explosive excitement..”
by Pete Hammond [Boxoffice Magazine]
Review rate : B

“..it's a completely low-tech, brute-force movie, a real meathead jamboree..”
by Owen Gleiberman [Entertainment Weekly]
2 of 4

“..it yawningly snaps into place as yet another series of explosions that are dressed up with no place to blow..”
by Peter Howell [Toronto Star]
“..it is bad! But not entirely in a bad way..”
by A.O. Scott [NY Times]
2 of 4

“..Big. Dumb. Fun..”
by Marc Savlov [Austin Chronicle]
2 of 4

“..A towering corned-beef special of a movie..”
by Steven Rea [Philadelphia Inquirer]
“..A hot mess..”
by Peter Debruge [Variety]
2 of 4

“..a deliriously retro ride into Reagan Era blockbusters..”
by Roger Moore [Orlando Sentinel]
2 of 5

“.."The Expendables" is more like a reunion of..”
by Bill Goodykoontz [Arizona Republic]

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