The Expendables 2

2012 film: 2nd in The Expendables series by Sylvester Stallone

The Expendables 2

The Expendables 2
Directed bySimon West
Produced by
  • Avi Lerner
  • Danny Lerner
  • Kevin King Templeton
  • Les Weldon
Screenplay byRichard Wenk
Sylvester Stallone
Story byKen Kaufman
David Agosto
Richard Wenk
Based onCharacters
by David Callaham
Starring
Music byBrian Tyler
CinematographyShelly Johnson
Edited byTodd E. Miller
Production
company
Distributed byLionsgate
Release date
  • August 17, 2012 (2012-08-17)
Running time
103 minutes[1]
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
Budget$100 million[2]
Box office$285.7 million[3]

The Expendables 2 is an American action movie. It is the sequel to Sylvester Stallone's 2010 movie, The Expendables. The movie was released in August 17th, 2012. It got many good reviews and did well at the box office. The movie earned $84.2 million in the United States and Canada and $285.7 million worldwide.[3]

Release DatesEdit

Country Premiere
  Portugal 15 August 2012
  Argentina 16 August 2012
  United Kingdom 16 August 2012
  Greece 16 August 2012
  Croatia 16 August 2012
  Indonesia 16 August 2012
  Ireland 16 August 2012
  Israel 16 August 2012
  Kazakhstan 16 August 2012
  Netherlands 16 August 2012
  Philippines 16 August 2012
  Russia 16 August 2012
  Singapore 16 August 2012
  Slovenia 16 August 2012
  Thailand 16 August 2012
  Ukraine 16 August 2012
  Armenia 17 August 2012
  Canada 17 August 2012
  Estonia 17 August 2012
  Finland 17 August 2012
  Italy 17 August 2012
  North Macedonia 17 August 2012
  Mexico 17 August 2012
  Norway 17 August 2012
  Turkey 17 August 2012
  Taiwan 17 August 2012
  United States 17 August 2012
  Kuwait 18 August 2012
  Pakistan 20 August 2012
  Belgium 22 August 2012
  France 22 August 2012
  Iceland 22 August 2012
  Sweden 22 August 2012
  Peru 23 August 2012
  Bulgaria 24 August 2012
  Spain 24 August 2012
  India 24 August 2012
  Lithuania 24 August 2012
  Poland 24 August 2012
  Austria 30 August 2012
  Australia 30 August 2012
  Germany 30 August 2012
  Denmark 30 August 2012
  Georgia 30 August 2012
  Hungary 30 August 2012
  New Zealand 30 August 2012
  Brazil 31 August 2012
  Romania 31 August 2012
  South Korea September 2012
  China 4 September 2012
  Czech Republic 6 September 2012
  Vietnam 7 September 2012
  Hong Kong 8 September 2012
  El Salvador 21 September 2012
  Colombia 28 September 2012
  Uruguay 5 October 2012
  Chile 11 October 2012
  Japan 20 October 2012
  Bangladesh 7 December 2012

CastEdit

SequelEdit

In March 2012, it was announced that The Expendables 3 might start filming in late 2012, with Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li and the rest of the cast returning for the third movie. The Expendables 3, was scheduled to begin filming in August 2013. The film sees the return of several cast members and the addition of new ones including Wesley Snipes, Antonio Banderas, Harrison Ford, and Mel Gibson. The Expendables 3 was released theatrically in the United States on August 15th, 2014.

ReferencesEdit

  1. "The Expendables 2". bbfc.co.uk. British Board of Film Classification. August 1, 2012. Archived from the original on August 3, 2012. Retrieved August 3, 2012.
  2. Alzayat, Dima (September 6, 2011). "On Location: Bulgarian studio gets new image under Avi Lerner". Los Angeles Times. Tribune Company. Archived from the original on August 3, 2012. Retrieved October 16, 2011.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "The Expendables 2". Box Office Mojo. Amazon.com. August 18, 2012. Retrieved October 6, 2012.

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