This Article is From Aug 14, 2014

The Expendables 3: Preview

The Expendables 3: Preview

A still from The Expendables 3

Highlights

  • The third installment to The Expendables series features returning cast members Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Randy Couture, Terry Crews and Arnold Schwarzenegger, along with Antonio Banderas, Wesley Snipes, Kelsey Grammer, Mel Gibson, Harrison Ford, Kellan Lutz, Ronda Rousey, Glen Powell, Victor Ortiz and Robert Davi. The movie is directed by Patrick Hughes, and written by David Buckley,Creighton Rothenberger, Katrin Benedikt, and Sylvester Stallone.
  • Synopsis: In The Expendables 3, Barney (Stallone), Christmas (Statham) and the rest of the team come face-to-face with Conrad Stonebanks (Gibson), who years ago co-founded The Expendables with Barney. Stonebanks subsequently became a ruthless arms trader and someone who Barney was forced to kill… or so he thought. Stonebanks, who eluded death once before, now is making it his mission to end The Expendables — but Barney has other plans. Barney decides that he has to fight old blood with new blood, and brings in a new era of Expendables team members, recruiting individuals who are younger, faster and more tech-savvy. The latest mission becomes a clash of classic old-school style versus high-tech expertise in the Expendables’ most personal battle yet.
Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Harrison Ford, Mel Gibson, Antonio Banderas, Jet Li, Wesley Snipes, Dolph Lundgren, Kelsey Grammer

Director: Patrick Hughes

Written By: Sylvester Stallone, Creighton Rothenberger

Produced By: Avi Lerner, Kevin King-Templeton, Danny Lerner, Les Weldon, John Thompson, Katrin Benedikt, Dave Callaham

Synopsis: In The Expendables 3, Barney (Stallone), Christmas (Statham) and the rest of the team come face-to-face with Conrad Stonebanks (Gibson), who years ago co-founded The Expendables with Barney. Stonebanks subsequently became a ruthless arms trader and someone who Barney was forced to kill... or so he thought. Stonebanks, who eluded death once before, now is making it his mission to end The Expendables -- but Barney has other plans. Barney decides that he has to fight old blood with new blood, and brings in a new era of Expendables team members, recruiting individuals who are younger, faster and more tech-savvy. The latest mission becomes a clash of classic old-school style versus high-tech expertise in the Expendables' most personal battle yet.