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“The Expendables” Takes The Cake

Posted on 16. Aug, 2010 by in The Biz

“The Expendables” Takes The Cake

Sly does it again! Perhaps the star of First Blood and Rocky has reached yet another generation of over-the-top-explosions enthusiasms. Stallone’s latest action-packed production closes its weekend at the top of the U.S. box office chart bringing in $34.8 million with an engagements of roughly 3000 screens around the country. “The Expendables” was not treated so kindly by its critiques but Mr. Stallone is not racing for the Oscars, his action movies don’t promise intricate stories or artistic catharsis but when it comes to pure adrenaline driven plot this movie hold its own. This makes one ponder over the fact that perhaps Hollywood’s young directors can still learn” a trick or two” from the box office Demolition Man.

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