Written November 27, 2014
had high hopes for this movie when i picked it out but soon enough those hopes were shattred the movie was horible the rock usualy makes an entertaning movie and rebel is usualy great but omg what a mess this was for both of them i hated it with a passion hands down worst movie of 2013
Written October 10, 2015
I saw it last night and enjoyed it. It's funny in a weird way and since its a true story, it makes you think. a little.
Written December 20, 2014
Although this movie has "big names" playing the lead roles, it failed to deliver. Labeled as a "Dark Comedy", the comedy parts did not strike a laugh out of me. And I've seen dark comedies before and usually get a laugh. Long story short this movie should be deemed as a movie to watch when you are bored and can't find nothing else to view. This is something to pass the time.
Written April 29, 2013
This would be a better movie if it didn't have the weak humor. Just an action movie without the silly jokes will make it a Go.
Written November 29, 2015
Pain & Gain. Where to begin? Finally getting off his Transformers debacle (hate em or love em) Bay puts himself back in familiar territory with a good old fashioned adventure. Now this is by far his strangest film and easily his best since the rock. Bay has always had a knack for flashy shots, but he out does himself here with full blown beautifull camera work. The Rock and Mark are equally as stunning, with the rock giving his best performance to date. The story is incredibly well paced, going from comedy/hoax to serious/sick. Extremely well paced, extremely well shot, and extremely well acted, I have begun to belive in Michael Bay again. Fantastic movie experience that will likely become a classic.