Pain and Gain (2013) Film Review

Daniel Lugo (Mark Wahlberg) is a not so bright penniless bodybuilder with a plan to kidnap a wealthy Miami businessman. For the plan to succeed Lugo needs help and finds it from some equally ‘smart’ weight lifting buddies (Dwanye Johnson and Anthony Mackie).


Pain and Gain is a movie directed by Michael Bay (Transformers, Bad Boys) and it reads much like his other glossy high budget work. However there’s something more to Pain and Gain, there’s humour, and there’s something even more unusual for a Bay film – originality. Continue reading “Pain and Gain (2013) Film Review”