Pain & Gain (2013)

Rating
PG-13
release date
Director
Michael Bay
Written by
Cast
Anthony Mackie, Dwayne Johnson, Ed Harris, Ken Jeong, Mark Wahlberg, Rebel Wilson, Tony Shalhoub

Trailers

Reviews

  • ‘Pain & Gain’ Review

    It’s not a bad film, but not a particularly captivating effort either – resulting in a convoluted and flat adaptation that only tells the story of the Sun Gym Gang without adding meaningful insight.

    (44) by Ben Kendrick

Podcasts

  • ‘Pain & Gain’ – SR Underground Ep. 89

    We review Michael Bay’s ‘Pain & Gain,’ discuss the ‘Zombieland’ TV pilot and the ‘Thor 2′ trailer, as well as give updates on ‘Guardians of the Galaxy,’ ‘Amazing Spider-Man 2,’ and more!

    (56) by Ben Kendrick

Synopsis

Friends and bodybuilders Daniel Lugo (Mark Wahlberg) and Adrian Doorbal (Anthony Mackie) are down on their luck and recruit ex-criminal Paul Doyle (Dwayne Johnson) to help kidnap and extort a rich businessman into signing over his money, but not everything goes according to plan for the “Sun Gym Gang.”