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On the set of The Tomb

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Entertainment Tonight recently posted a video from their set visit to The Tomb. In this video, Stallone and Schwarzenegger talk about their characters in The Tomb; their work together on the action blockbuster The Expendables and its forthcoming sequel The Expendables 2; and the old-school machismo of action movie stars, which Sly calls, ‘male pattern badness’. Check out the video and the first images from the set of this exciting new movie, and let us know your thoughts in the comments.


In The Tomb, which is due for release in 2013 (no pun intended), Sly plays the world’s foremost authority on structural security for high-security prisons who suddenly finds himself faced with escaping from the master prison of his own design.

‘The funny thing is we have tried, I think, our entire careers to always work together’, says Arnold. ‘We have talked about it for three decades and it never happened. I think we tried maybe too hard. … But now after the governorship, somehow this just fell into place.’

Stallone and Schwarzenegger filming The Tomb

‘This genre unfortunately is becoming… let’s just say it’s fading away’, says Sly. ‘You have the superheroes today which are possessed with all extraordinary powers; they can blink and a fireball comes out of there. It’s great. And then you have a bunch of us which is just your basic male-pattern badness.’

The Tomb also stars Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson, Jim Caviezel, Amy Ryan, Vincent D’Onofrio, Vinnie Jones and Sam Neill.

Excited about this project? Let us know in the comments below!

29 comments on ‘On the set of The Tomb’

  1. John Kleppe says:

    I forgot to tell . That i love all who is acting in this movie .but 2 is on my top list . All others are wery close :) Best regard John norway . Cheers to you all :)

  2. John Kleppe says:

    Hey Sly and Arnold . You 2 have been my biggest movie heroes of all time . Was playing Rambo/Predator on my amiga back erlier. Looking Forward to se the next film,cos i know it il be awsome.All your movies are:)
    Cant wait to se the both of you in this movie agin. First, the expendables expendables 2 , and now the tomb .
    Is there an Expendables 3 coming in the future ? Hope you il make an 3D moveis with all of the Famous Actors
    in the future,like the Expendables. cheers.

    Best Regard
    John Norway

  3. Brenda Fox says:

    Sounds like this is going to be another awesome movie for you! Can’t wait for it to come out, waiting to see Expendables 2 also. Love all of your movies.

  4. Vinnie Jones? can’t wait to see him and Stallone squared up…can just imagine.

    Stallone you are truly a legend!

  5. Zsolt says:

    Dear Sly, I am in shape looking better than ever because of you. You managed to motivate me to eat right work out hard and be successful. I thank you for giving me this. Working out is my rock I can always go back to. This source gives me confidence, energy and everything that comes along as a result of these two. I am too baaaad.
    I can not wait to hear the first explosion in the Expendibles 2. Yeeeah!!!

  6. It ll be a good movie, when it come in France?

  7. Shirajudeen says:

    We love u guys ..from singapore

  8. Shirajudeen says:

    Sly and Arnie is back in duo action packed movie….i’m a great fan of Arnie and Sly…i’m watching Sly movies since young. The first i watched was FIRST BLOOD….for Arnie CONAN THE BARBARIAN…my 2 superheroes back again for another swing..Rock guys..

  9. isidro says:

    hi im a great fan of sly and i want to know if he will writte again in twitter ? I wanto to read him and try to talk with him. thanks one huge from spain

  10. Marc Collins says:

    Sly, it took a decade until you And Arnold collaborate in a movie. A lot of people were waiting very long time for this. The result must be amazing and the story of the movie sounds very interesting.
    Keep well and fit, so that we can see a lot more of this !

  11. Emin says:

    Sly and when you do tweet on Twitter?

  12. David Summers says:

    Sounds like the “tomb” shouldbe a good one.

  13. Emin says:

    Sly thank you for the great movies of my childhood and now I love you and your work :)
    Emin
    Russia
    Orehovo Zuevo

  14. drome says:

    That is a very good news, 2 big actors

  15. Tobias Eldesten says:

    WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! WANT TO SEE IT NOW!!!!! :D CAN’T WAIT!!!

  16. Mariano Audisio says:

    SLYRNOLD, QUE DUO, ESPERAMOS EL ESTRENO DE THE TOMB EN ARGENTINA

  17. in_stereo says:

    WOW! Glad to see both of you back!

  18. Georgios Patsos says:

    Schwarzellone is back!

  19. Stallone and Swarzy ? Incredible !

  20. Without super power or CGI, the characters and movies you shared with us during your incredible career have brought more magic in people’s life than any Superman, Spiderman, etc… You’ve always had this “magic power” to transmit passion, hope, determination to the teenager I was back in the 80’s. Well, I have given out my extra large collection of posters, pictures and magazines since I became an adult, because I felt I didn’t need them anymore: you are a part of who I am as you have helped me to grow up, to make choices, to consider life from new perspectives, and apply it throught music… You will always be in my heart, as a kind of friend, a bit of a virtual father, a model,… Thanks, dear Sly! Vince from little Belgium.

  21. Paul Coppola says:

    Since Arnold and yourself are two of my three favorite actors to watch perform this will be as great as the day The Expendables came out! Too bad Mickey Rourke was not cast as well, then it would be complete (at least for me)I look forward to seeing it in the theaters as well as The Expendables 2. Keep them coming and God Bless…….

  22. hi …..sir stallone you are excellent extraordinary man ….you are very excellent ……..God save to you ………..

  23. michael says:

    it seems pretty good Mr.Stallone… alittle lock up mixed with some prison break… i LOVE movies where a hero is broken down and pushed to his limits but even when all odds are against them they never break away from their moral compass or let their spirits be consumed by the surrounding darkness… i have high hopes for this film Mr.Stallone! best regaurds from me an average guy trying to make it BIG!!!

  24. Don says:

    Looking forward to this one. Director did a good job at making Arnold look a little different, love the grey.

  25. Katie says:

    I love it. I can’t wait to see it Sly. I’m so happy that you and Arnold are getting to work together. You guys are the greatest actors of your time. No one can match you guys. I wish you luck as you are filming. God bless.

  26. Afshin Sadr says:

    wowwwwwwwwwww….
    How can i wait for one year:'(:'(i love u Sly.I am kyokushin fighter in iran and you are my heroooooooooo<3<3<3<3<3love u<3<3

  27. Bradane Muriel says:

    OH…..MY…….GOD….!!!!!!!!
    How fantastic it’s gonna be! It is going to be difficult to wait till 2013!
    It is just great to see Sly and Arnold starring in the same movie. Expendables is just the beginning!
    Sly! You are the real super hero! I’m so greatfull that you preserve this genre of film. I love you Sly!!!!! Sweet kisses from FRANCE
    PS: When are you coming to see us for Expendables premiere in Paris? I want to be there!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  28. Olivier Van Cranenbrouck says:

    Sorry, I don’t remember anything of this movie, probably too focussed on the expendables 2 … :)
    It’s a pleasure seeing you guys in shape together having some fun. Looking good. I wish I would be part in it.
    Confident that it will be great, I’m curious for the plot and THE ACTION.
    Whatever you want, whenever you want.
    “May God bless America”
    Greetings from Belgium; Olivier

  29. Paolo Rallo says:

    Now this is the Movie where we waiting for
    long long time.
    Cheers Paolo From Germany

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