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Review: THE EQUALIZER 2 Fails to Equal the Original Film

Wrested away from the hazy hallowed (now hollow) halls of 1980’s television memory, and reimagined for the big screen by filmmaker Antoine Fuqua (Training Day, The Magnificent Seven) and superstar Denzel Washington, The Equalizer saga continues to unfold in this...

Review: THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN Shoots for Remake Glory

When you put the word “magnificent” in the title of your movie, you’d really better be able to live up to it. Except, in the case of director Antoine Fuqua’s The Magnificent Seven, the very title's been done before. For...

Pretty Packaging: Those Crazy Dutch EXPENDABLES Releases

(Throw as much stuff against a wall as you can find, and then see what sticks... hey, it worked for the films!) We can discuss all we like about whether the Expendables films are good, bad or awful, and get...

New To Netflix: Space Monsters, TKD Rock & Roll, Aging Beefcake, and More!

You have found this weeks entry for New To Netflix! Not that we are actually new to Netflix, we're just happy, able, willing to help you find out what kind of 'Twitch-y' material is coming to the big red virtual...

Nicolas Cage Officially EXPENDABLE? Eastwood, Ford, Snipes Also Named

Despite the fact that Simon West's The Expendables 2 still hasn't hit theaters yet, there is already talk about a third installment in the geriatric action series, and Nicolas Cage is among a number of stars attached to join in...

Hey NYC! Wanna See THE EXPENDABLES 2 for Free?

The one movie this summer that dares -- DARES -- to be macho with a straight face, while also somehow giving you a knowing wink-wink, The Expendables 2 promises to do everything bigger and better than its predecessor, and boy...

New EXPENDABLES 2 Spot Fears The Van Damme

The cavalcade of old guys with big guns draws ever nearer and in the lead up to the August 17th release of The Expendables 2 a new TV spot has arrived. It is - as you would expect - a...

Comic-Con Day One Recap: "Male Pattern Badness"

Today marked the first time in four years that I have been back to Comic-Con. My first experience was very unpleasant - too many slow walking, smelly strangers, and I have the craziest claustrophobia. This phobia gets so overbearing at times that I...

Final EXPENDABLES 2 Poster Is On Fire

The Expendables 2: You know it's an action movie because the poster has fire. Also, poor Liam Hemsworth has a tiny head. So does Chuck Norris, perhaps in retribution for telling people not to swear so much. Also, what's with...

Big Men With Big Guns In New EXPENDABLES 2 TV Spot

Every action star ever shoots something in the new TV spot for The Expendables 2. And they drive through things. And kick people in the face. These are all things that boys love and all things that this movie promises...

Scott Adkins Gets His Own THE EXPENDABLES 2 Poster

When the character posters for The Expendables 2 were making the rounds online a while back, action fans has been complaining about Scott Adkins being kick to the curb in any of the publicity.  If an inexperience kid like Liam...

The Expendables 2 Trailer: What's The Plan? Find'em. Trap'em. Kill'em.

The gang is all here and stuff must be shot at and blown up real, real good.  And there must be cool walks, ominous statements and mondo wise-crackin'.  As promised by Terry Crews earlier in the week, and intro'd by...

New EXPENDABLES 2 Teaser Goes Kablam! Kaboom! Bang! Bang! Bang!

Terry Crews is very excited about the new teaser for The Expendables 2. And why not? He's a man, and men like things that go boom. And while this is very brief, a great many things do indeed go boom....

Statham, Crews, Couture And Lundgren! Two New Images From THE EXPENDABLES 2

Last week saw the first image of Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sylvester Stallone and Bruce Willis blasting the hell out of some poor bastard in The Expendables 2.  This week, we have two more images, featuring Jason Statham, Terry Crews, Randy Couture...

Old Guys With Guns! Arnold, Sly And Bruce Shoot The Shit In New EXPENDABLES 2 Image.

Well, okay, I don't know exactly what they're shooting but there you have it: A trio of big time 80s action stars - and former business partners - on screen together and blasting away with high caliber weaponry. It's from...

EXPENDABLES 2 Will Be PG-13 To Satisfy Chuck Norris

Chuck Norris is so tough that he doesn't need bad language to make his point. And the producers of The Expendables 2 wanted him in the movie bad enough that they were willing to clean things up a bit and...

Meet The First Female Expendable In THE EXPENDABLES 2

While the only female presence in The Expendables were damsel in distress, the sequel The Expendables 2 will introduce a new female member to join the mercenary team. Chinese actress Yu Nan who appeared in The Wachowskis' Speed Racer and...

Official EXPENDABLES 2 Poster

The may be old but they are still powerful enough to smash you through a wall. That appears to be the general message of the official poster art for The Expendables 2.Apparently the artwork that did the rounds a little...

Bruce Willis is looking for payback in THE EXPENDABLES 2 Trailer

While the idea of Stallone's geriatric action movie THE EXPENDABLES was fantastic on paper, it didn't really come off as well as everyone had hoped. That said, they made enough cash to warrant a second outing, although this time Stallone...

Which EXPENDABLE Should Scott Adkins Punch In The Face First?

There has been a long running campaign within the Scott Adkins fan community to have the star of Undisputed 2 & 3 and Ninja join the cast of Sylvester Stallone's upcoming Expendables 2. And it would appear they're getting their...