The Expendables

The Guilty Pleasure Films of 2010 | 3 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

A collection of 10 films that make us feel bad for loving them so - though we can easily defend each and every one... we think.

2010 Summer Movie Preview - August | 5 May 2010 // 5:00 PM

We round out our summer preview with the August releases, a rather dim bunch unfortunately. Will Edgar Wright save us from summer movie hell with the new Michael Cera vehicle?


'The Expendables: Extended Director's Cut' Has a Brawny, Dunderheaded Instinct | 15 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM

Sylvester Stallone's ultimate men-on-a-mission movie is clearly a labor of love, but not a well-articulated one.

'The Expendables': I Just Am | 13 Aug 2010 // 12:00 AM

The Expendables delivers a series of macho encounters within the team of expert killers and pointedly named hard-asses.


The 10 Reasons 'The Expendables' is the Most Important (Action) Film of the 2000s | 14 Aug 2012 // 1:00 AM

Forget Bourne. Barney Ross should be the most influential action hero of the aughts.

'The Expendables' (Blu-ray): Bad-Assiness is the New Nostalgia | 19 Nov 2010 // 7:30 AM

A swarthy combination of a trip to GNC, an Old Spice commercial, a Men's Health magazine spread, and some very potent non-erotic male bonding.


'Expendables' just won't quit | 23 Aug 2010 // 2:43 AM

LOS ANGELES — When it comes to people of a certain age, Hollywood has a certain reputation. Older screenwriters say they can't get jobs, leading parts

'The Expendables' is an '80s-tough-guy class reunion | 11 Aug 2010 // 6:30 AM

Where have Hollywood's real men gone? Action heroes of the square-jawed, rock-ribbed variety fell out of fashion decades ago, but many of them are reuniting

//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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