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Is your 411 on the big screen I'm actually deport him at fox or -- dot com movie reviewer adjusting Craig.
What do you cat when you combine Mark Wahlberg.
Dwayne the rock Johnson director Michael begged the world -- body building and an unbelievable.
Real life story you get pain and gain.
Just and -- tell -- -- the film is about what type of film this is and then what you thought about it.
While this is based on the true story -- put that in air quotes because.
It is one of the most preposterous stories I have seen.
That has had the title true story attached to it.
Now this is a Michael Bay movie and it is probably his most mock macho movie yet.
And having that Michael -- style.
-- this story is.
It can be perceived as a little offensive Mark Wahlberg and Dwayne Johnson.
And -- our body builders at this -- who want to go after the American dream.
But they they don't even think -- -- Different options of going about getting the American dream -- their first idea let's let's kidnapped Tony salute -- is really rich guy.
And tortured him and have him sign over all his property and belongings and money.
To then and then they'll just get away Scot free the way Michael Bay does this is just so he embellishes it.
It's so over the top and and it almost.
He he almost crosses the line of glorifying it it's like he's like we don't wanna make these guys look -- -- but isn't this amazing.
And just that in itself is uncomfortable to watch.
What do you -- audience -- is.
Are going to expect going hand and then at the reaction coming out.
Well I think if you know the true story going into it you might be offended.
If you don't know it this -- Michael -- you're just gonna going to be like oh my god body builders Mark Wahlberg they're beating people up and they're explosions and gun fights and so everything's in slow motion just like every other -- -- movie now this is like Michael Bay's version of a -- Brothers movie.
It's a very similar plot just like Fargo or burn after reading but just like I would say the Coen Brothers kind of like chiseled piece of block to -- and -- sculpture and what they're characters and stuff.
Michael -- -- shots dynamite right into the block and -- -- explode.
And this star power let's not forget the rest -- -- ask you because that's the other part of this -- he lined up a lot of comedic actors you've got rebel will thing you've got ten.
John you got you said Tony -- rob forgery so and it heresy and Ed Harris and you've seen it this casts.
So that's I also think -- expectations going.
Right I mean the situation is really dire and terrible what these characters are going through.
But you know having his comedic actors and there it is just kind of paints it in this light -- which is a little -- -- Not as -- that nationwide released this week we have.
Another one -- that is coming out Robert junior is keeping busy.
His twelfth annual TriBeCa film -- going on right now so there are a lot of eighty pounds out this week it's just depending where you are you -- I'll be able to you.
See them although they do have some options online -- well.
On -- Robert Caro also has a new -- heading to theaters nationwide one that has him doing his comedic thing again.
It's called the big wedding of course following those only unpredictable family dynamics that unfold just in time for the big day.
That -- co stars Diane Keaton Robin Williams and more.
And as you and I noticed it's rated car which might be -- usual for a film like this so what are you hearing about it.
Well looks like your typical baby boomer fluff comedy you know you look at the cast its its targeted forwards baby boomers but.
I think it puts in a little bit of that -- she twists that we're seeing a lot of contemporary comedies today maybe two to attract the younger audiences well.
And what it looks more like a rip off of the bird cage -- these.
-- there's this wedding and Robert Niro and -- -- divorced couple -- have to pretend to be Mary.
In order to appease the future mother in law who is -- very strict Catholic so anti divorce and she can't know that their divorce.
So they go through this whole charade of covering up their divorce and all that and -- narrows relationship with Susan Sarandon so all this crazy.
Comedic stuff as if not all the sudden it's -- -- -- double check that went out that will are 411 moviegoers shout out.
This time for pain in -- let's break it.
Now well first -- -- true crime fans out there is a pretty hard boiled you know crime story just so completely.
Outrageous and obnoxious and -- sad fans of Michael Bay's macho movies this is probably one of the most macho American movies I have ever seen so fans Michael -- and -- -- movies.
Well well -- I'm sure.
Al Dwayne Johnson's best performance you say yes I think he was great in this movie did it stepping up land claim about CNN tonight that shows market's dramatic side and that line -- they stepped -- here do you feel now he's showing.
If he can do on -- -- you know he has a range it's not a big.
It rained but he is actually moving around within that spectrum and he's doing great that would -- At what he does.
That let people learn as they go wall -- -- we'll keep an eye on what he does from here.
I and that's today's 411 on the big screen make sure to check new in theaters on fox for online dot com for more.
On all the new movies heading your way fox or online is also where you'll find -- Craig's full reviews thanks for joining us.
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