The Expendables Movie Trailer: Starring Stallone, Rourke, Jet Li, Statham (VIDEO)

06/01/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

The trailer is out for the upcoming uber-action movie directed by and starring Sylvester Stalone. The film's plot summary from IMDB:

THE EXPENDABLES is a hard-hitting action/thriller about a group of mercenaries hired to infiltrate a South American country and overthrow its ruthless dictator. Once the mission begins, the men realize things arent quite as they appear, finding themselves caught in a dangerous web of deceit and betrayal. With their mission thwarted and an innocent life in danger, the men struggle with an even tougher challenge one that threatens to destroy this band of brothers.

The cast reads as a who's who of action movies: Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Jason Statham, among others. Mickey Rourke also has a role.

The film is slated for release August 13th.