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Katee Sackhoff joins Gina Carano in female Expendables

Producer Adi Shankar has recruited Battlestar Galactica‘s Starbuck, Katee Sackhoff, for his still untitled all-female action flick inspired by The Expendables. Shankar justified the casting to Variety with the following quip: “If you spend five minutes with Katee it becomes blatantly obvious that she would pwn (sic) most male action stars.” Sackhoff joins MMA fighter and Haywire star Gina Carano […]

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The Expendables might become a TV series

Sylvester Stallone‘s testosterone-fuelled Expendables films could find new life as a TV series, Deadline has revealed. Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer was reporting his company’s fourth quarter reports via conference call, and hinted that franchises like RED and Step Up – recently acquired in their Summit purchase – could be headed to television screens as ongoing series. Thought Feltheimer did not mention The […]

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Sylvestar Stallone sued over Expendables screenplay

Screenwriter Marcus Webb is suing Sylvester Stallone for allegedly ripping of his script and using it as a basis for The Expendables. The obvious joke here is, ‘The Expendables had a script?!’ According to Reuters, Webb filed the suit in Manhattan federal court earlier this week. He claims the screenplay for The Expendables is “strikingly […]

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Stallone won’t direct The Expendables 2

Criticise The Expendables all you like (and believe me, I have) but it’s impossible to deny that audiences are chomping at the bit to revisit the testosterone-packed universe created by Sylvester Stallone. Work on the sequel is progressing nicely, but the L.A. Times is reporting that Stallone will not return as director. Stallone is instead […]

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Schwarzenegger officially returning to "acting"

’twas the Tweet heard ’round the world. As revealed through his official Twitter account (via his iPhone no less!), former Governor of California and star of Junior Arnold Schwarzenegger is ready to return to the world of acting. Schwarzenegger’s two-terms as Governor came to an end on January 3rd. However, during his eight-year reign he […]

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The inconsolable grief of Scott Pilgrim fans (and why we need to move on).

Breaking news! Scott Pilgrim disappoints at box office! O.K., perhaps that news isn’t new, or even that surprising, but it is certainly disappointing, and one of the most widely reported box office blunders in recent history. Trailer Addict attempts to subliminally convince you to see the film with this little banner. Edgar Wright‘s adaptation of […]

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At least it’s violent – The Expendables review

The Expendables – Starring Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham and Jet Li. Directed by Sylvester Stallone. Rated MA. By Simon Miraudo. You’re certain to walk away from The Expendables with a higher testosterone count than when you walked in, but it’ll cost you a hefty dose of brain cells. Sylvester Stallone’s latest undoes the goodwill earned […]

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See Mickey Rourke drive a stake through Stallone’s back!!!

source: empireonline.com OK, we fibbed a little. Mickey Rourke isn’t so much driving a stake through Sylvester Stallone‘s back as he is calmly tattooing it. In fact, Stallone looks like he’s kind of enjoying it. The shot comes from their upcoming action smorgasbord The Expendables. The film, written and directed by Sly, features an unstoppable […]

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Will The Expendables be the greatest film ever made?

source: aicn.com If you haven’t heard about Sylvester Stallone‘s upcoming project The Expendables, you are in for a treat. Sly has lined up one of the most badass casts in the history of film badassery. He has also enlisted the talents of one of the best and most underrated action directors currently working – himself. […]

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