Pain & Gain

Genre:  Action | Running Time:  130 min.
In Theatres:  April 26, 2013 | On DVD/VOD:  August 27, 2013

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Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson, Anthony Mackie, Tony Shalhoub, Ed Harris, Ken Jeong, Rob Corddry, Bar Paly

Inspiration: The Sun Gym Gang

Synopsis

The Sun Gym Gang, consisting of bodybuilders Daniel Lugo (Mark Wahlberg) and Adrian Doorbal (Anthony Mackie), plot to kidnap Victor Kershaw, a wealthy businessman. Enlisting the help of newly-released criminal Paul Doyle (Dwayne Johnson), the gang tortures Kershaw and successfully get him to sign over all his assets.

But things take a major twist when Kershaw recruits Detective Ed Du Bois (Ed Harris) to catch the criminals. Now, the Sun Gym Gang must find a way to silence Kershaw.

Based on a 1999 three-part Miami New Times article by writer Pete Collins.

Director: Michael Bay
Studio: Paramount Pictures
Producer(s): Ian Bryce, Donald De Line, Michael Bay
Screenplay: Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely
Official Site: http://PainandGainMovie.com

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