The Expendables Movie

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Who's Involved:

Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jason Statham, Mickey Rourke, Sylvester Stallone, Eric Roberts, Boaz Davidson, Danny Dimbort, David Zayas, Dolph Lundgren, Jet Li, Terry Crews, 50 Cent, Avi Lerner, Trevor Short, John Thompson, Brittany Murphy, Dave Callaham, Giselle Itie, Kevin King Templeton, Robert Earl, Charisma Carpenter

Release Date:

Friday, August 13, 2010 Nationwide

strong action and bloody violence throughout, and for some language
Runtime: 1 hr, 43 m
Language: English

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Plot: What's the story about?

"The Expendables" follows a group of mercenaries hired to infiltrate a South American country and overthrow its ruthless dictator. Once the mission begins, the men realize things aren’t quite as they appear, finding themselves caught in a dangerous web of deceit and betrayal.

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Who stars in The Expendables: Cast List

Expend4bles, Sly  

The Beekeeper, Fast X  

xXx 3: The Return of Xander Cage, War  

Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom, Come Out Fighting  

Immortals, Not Another Church Movie  

Expend4bles, Sly  

The Surprise Visit, Babylon  

How to Make Money Selling Drugs, Escape Plan 3: The Extractors  

What Boys Like  


The Ridiculous 6, Blended  

Happy Feet, Abandoned  

Who's making The Expendables: Crew List

A look at the The Expendables behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Sylvester Stallone last directed Rambo and Rocky Balboa. The film's writer Sylvester Stallone last wrote Rambo: Last Blood and Creed II.


Robert Earl
Avi Lerner
Kevin King Templeton
John Thompson

Production: What we know about The Expendables?

Filming Timeline

  1. 2010 - August: The film was set to Completed  status.
  2. 2009 - September: The film was set to Post-Production  status.
  3. 2009 - April: The film was set to Production  status.
  4. 2008 - December: The film was set to Pre-Production  status.
  5. 2008 - November: The film was set to Announced  status.

The Expendables Release Date: When was the film released?

The Expendables was a Nationwide release in 2010 on Friday, August 13, 2010 in around 3,270 theaters. There were 8 other movies released on the same date, including Eat Pray Love, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World and Neshoba.

The Expendables DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: When was the film released?

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The Expendables was released on DVD & Blu-ray on Tuesday, November 23, 2010 .

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