There is no shortage of action or nostalgia when watching an Expendables film. The Expendables 3 takes everything we know and love about the franchise and has fun blowing it all up by adding even more crazy characters and making things much more absurd. But that is part of the fun of the film. Sylvester Stallone, Terry Crewes, Jason Statham, and company all return to reprise their respective roles in this action-packed film, which sees the team going up against Conrad Stonebanks (Mel Gibson), to co-founder of The Expendables team. The older crew is forced to recruit some new blood in hopes of defeating this new threat, which then turns into a rescue mission.
We recently attended the press day for the film, where Kellen Lutz, Glen Powell, Ronda Rousey, and Victor Ortiz talked about what it was like to be a part of the Expendables franchise. Stallone talked about the film’s legacy, showing a film like in a time of heightened gun sensitivity, and Bruce Willis’ departure. Mel Gibson talked about his involvment, and possibly returning to directing. There’s a whole lot more to be said, so hit the jump for the full interview. [Read more...]