Two years ago, the movie industry was rocked by the unexpected success of two high-octane action movies — RED and The Expendables. Both films featured stars 50 and over shooting, driving and romancing their ways to blockbuster status.
But here’s what really caught Hollywood’s attention: Not only older audiences flocked to see Sly Stallone, Bruce Willis and Helen Mirren kick serious bad-guy butt, but kids showed up in droves, as well.
That success caught the studios flatfooted — but finally, two years later, they’re back with a full slate of movies they hope will tap into that same vein of cross-generational summer fun.
Want a taste? See the Sneak Peek sidebar, which details the stars and stories. Even though some of the included trailers are very short, you'll get a sense of the tone and spirit of these five diverse offerings. … Back to Article
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