The Expendables

Question: For the basketball court scene, was there a specific martial art that Jason Statham learned? or was it a variety?

Question: Where did they get their training? I assume Christmas was SAS, but what about everyone else?

Answer: The back stories of the individual members of the team have never been elaborated upon. It is never stated where the members received training.

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Question: Why did Barney refuse to take the job to take out Monroe?

Answer: The intel they gathered on Church made them believe he would have killed them all upon completion of their mission.

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Question: What weapon does Hale Caesar use during the final fight? Is it a modified version of the AA-12 or a custom-made piece for the movie?

Answer: It is a slightly modified AA-12.

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Visible crew/equipment: When Jet Li and Sylvester Stallone are in the pick up truck just before the chase, the close up of them shows the reflection of the camera in the rear window. It is seen focusing and the lens rotating. (00:59:35)

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Suggested correction: What you see is the center of the steering wheel. It rotates when the wheel turns.

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Pirate leader: Drop your guns!
Lee Christmas: Fat chance.
Barney Ross: Why do they always say that?

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Trivia: Wesley Snipes was the first choice for the role of Hale Caesar, but couldn't accept because his tax issues made him unable to leave the United States.

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