The highly-anticipated official trailer for The Expendables 4 has been released and fans can expected immediately off the bat an abundance of action.
The fourth installment hopes to bring the continued success of the franchise to the world. In the past, the franchise grossed over $804 million USD globally. This upcoming film will reintroduce audiences to the titular characters — Sylvester Stallone as Barney Ross, Jason Statham as Lee Christmas, Dolph Lundgren as Gunner Jensen and Randy Couture as Toll Road. The group of elite mercenaries have once again teamed up for the fourth film, banding together to try to prevent a World War III from happening. Heavily armed and with experienced skills, the four are the last line of defense to protect the world. The fourth film will see new members join the team with their different fighting tactics and styles. Newcomers to the franchise include 50 Cent, Megan Fox, Tony Jaa, Iko Uwais, Jacob Scipio, Levy Tran and Andy Garcia.
Statham joins Kevin King-Templeton, Les Weldon and Yariv Lerner as a producer on the film, while the script is penned by Kurt Wimmer & Tad Daggerhart and Max Adams. The plot line is based on a story by Spenser Cohen and Wimmer & Daggerhart. Scott Waugh helms the film as the director.
The Expendables 4 releases in theaters on September 22.
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