breakdown has arrived! The Expendables is an ensemble action film written by David Callaham and Sylvester Stallone, and directed by Stallone, who also starred in the lead role. The film co-stars Jason Statham, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Randy Couture, Terry Crews, Steve Austin and Mickey Rourke. The film premiered in the United States on August 13, 2010 and Sly is already discussing possible “Expendables film series”.