Here’s how future news items about Sylvester Stallone’s The Expendables are going to go: you’re going to imagine any brilliant, craggy actor you like, and we’ll say ‘yep, they’re in the movie, too!’ Look, I’ll start: Mickey Rourke. He’s in the movie!
Says so right there in Variety: “Rourke will play an unscrupulous arms dealer who becomes the go-to guy
for a group of mercenaries planning to topple a South American dictator.” I love this. Stallone gave Rourke a leg up a few years back when he was in a pretty bad patch, and so as one of his first roles post-Wrestler acclaim Rourke chooses this. The man is loyal.
When filming “I Love Lucy” producers used tactics to make Ethel, Lucy’s foil, uglier on screen than she was in real life. This was done to put the focus on Lucy. A similar tactic seems to have been used in 2020’s Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn, by not giving any of the supporting actresses … Continue reading — By Sushi-X