“Expend4bles” had a soft launch Thursday, bringing in $750,000 in preview screenings. In comparison, “Expendables 3” earned $875,000 in August 2014. That led to a $16 million Friday-Sunday debut. Nine years later, with poor reviews (14%). Rotten tomatoes Compared to the series high of 67% for Expendables 2 in 2012, and with little buzz or excitement, the latest Sylvester Stallone/Jason Statham action film – at least in America – looks like another example of a franchise sequel that no one knows about asked.
This new film stars Stallone and Statham once again, while Megan Fox, Curtis Jackson, Tony Jaa and Iko Uwais are also on board.