Pain And Gain Trailer

The trailer for  Michael Bay’s new movie with Mark Wahlberg and Dwayne Johnson has dropped and… well, hrm. Let’s take a look and see what we’re dealing with, here.

So here it is, reported to have been filmed with a tenth of the budget of his latest Transformers film, which it would almost have to be:

I… I don’t know.

What’s odd here is that Johnson and Wahlberg have definitely proven that they can deliver a line. I mean let’s take a look at The Departed for Wahlberg:

And hey, Dwayne Johnson can do some acting as well:

So the super-stilted line deliveries from Pain And Gain confuse me. Is this a deliberate choice by the actors? Michael Bay? Or are they phoning it in so hard that it’s poring off the screen? I just don’t know, guys.

I just don’t know.

Question: What do you think, guys? Are they phoning it in or deliberately playing it like meatheads trying to be Clooney?


  1. WillAshworth says:

    still think it should of been called “do you even lift bro”…

  2. Oscar Trejo says:

    Is it suppose to be a comedy? I probably won’t be going to the theater to watch the movie, doesn’t look interesting.

  3. It actually looks okay

  4. Jeremy says:

    Ill check it out it looks like it would be a funny robbery movie

  5. Kevin Nguyen says:

    I probably will watch it… but probably not until the dvd/br release…