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Patrick Hughes Confirms Two Characters in 'Expendables 3' Are Gay Lovers

August 19, 2014 (8:28 am) GMT
The director addresses question if the two male characters seen getting cozy at the end of the movie are lovers.

Patrick Hughes discussed a scene near the end of "". [SPOILER ALERT!]It involved the characters played by and whispering in each other's ears at a bar. "Get a room," 's Barney Ross ribbed them in the movie.

In a new interview with Grantland, the director was asked if Arnie's Trench and Li's Yin Yang were indeed lovers. "I believe they are," he said.

The movie debuted at No. 4 with approximately $15.8 million in its first weekend, marking the lowest opening in the franchise. "" bowed with $34.8 million in 2010, while "" opened to $28.6 million in 2012.

Weeks before third film hit U.S. theaters, a high-quality copy of the actioner leaked online prompting Lionsgate to file a lawsuit against torrent sites which hosted the file and refused to take it down.

Post-"The Expendables 3", Hughes is preparing for his next project, a remake of 2011's Indonesian action movie "". "After that, I'm pretty sure I won't do a movie with ensembles, camouflage, and guns for a while," he said.

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