Directed by: Michael Bay
Released date: 30th August 2013
Michael Bay’s latest action blockbuster has been met with mixed reviews since its worldwide release dating back to April. The plot revolves around three bodybuilders searching for the American dream. Based on a true story, they come up with a money making plan involving kidnapping and extortion, which naturally goes horribly wrong. Starring Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson, and Anthony Mackie, Pain and Gain gives the impression of a comedy and action blockbuster –and it certainly stormed the box office in the US by opening at number one.
However, reading up on the true story behind Pain and Gain it appears that Bay must have his work cut out in making his leading men relatable. The story behind the film was of three idiotic bodybuilders who took eight attempts to kidnap a millionaire in a desperate bid to make money…
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