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Watch: First Teaser Trailer For 'The Expendables 3' Whistles Online

Photo of Kevin Jagernauth By Kevin Jagernauth | The Playlist December 19, 2013 at 12:58PM

While the line between irony and earnest action franchise continues to blur with each successive entry, "The Expendables 3" is doing what all sequels must: getting bigger. The cast is larger, the stakes are probably relatively higher and we're sure the insurance premiums would make an actuary faint. All this to say: the first teaser trailer is here.
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The Expendables 3 Trailer (skip crop)

While the line between irony and earnest action franchise continues to blur with each successive entry, "The Expendables 3" is doing what all sequels must: getting bigger. The cast is larger, the stakes are probably relatively higher and we're sure the insurance premiums would make an actuary faint. All this to say: the first teaser trailer is here.

And, it's not much, which isn't surprising given that the movie only shot this summer. But it does introduce us to the ensemble that includes: Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Wesley Snipes, Antonio Banderas, Harrison Ford, Mel Gibson, Ronda Rousey, Kelsey Grammer and Kellan Lutz are all on board. Guess which name doesn't quite fit?

Anyway, "The Expendables 3" will rumble on August 15, 2014. Watch below.

This article is related to: Sylvester Stallone, The Expendables 3, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Mel Gibson, Harrison Ford


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