Posts tagged "Pain & Gain"

6 Stories You May Have Missed This Weekend

How long did it take Zach Braff to raise funds for his new movie? What did Chris Brown’s dad have to say about his superstar son’s relationship with Rihanna? Plus, which song from The Great Gatsby soundtrack leaked? Celebuzz has a round-up of the weekend’s hottest stories. $2 Million, 3 Days More than 28,000 backer…

By: Peggy Truong / April 29, 2013

Muscles Win Big At Weekend Box Office: ‘Pain & Gain’ Makes $20M

America, you loved muscles this weekend. Pain & Gain, starring Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson and Anthony Mackie, ruled the box office with $20 million in its opening weekend, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The Michael Bay action film, based on the true story about a group of Miami bodybuilders and their crimes in the late…

By: Peggy Truong / April 28, 2013

Dwayne Johnson, From Tutus To Takedowns

In 2013, it seems like everything’s turning up Dwayne Johnson. In the next 12 months, Johnson has three dramatically different projects coming to theaters: the thrill ride Fast & Furious 6, black comedy Pain & Gain, and this Friday, the crime thriller Snitch. The variety of genres these projects span epitomizes his evolution from “former…

By: Todd Gilchrist / February 21, 2013

Mark Wahlberg Flexes Biceps, Comedic Chops in Michael Bay’s ‘Pain & Gain’ Trailer (VIDEO)

Mark Wahlberg doesn’t want to wear sweatpants anymore. At least, that’s what his character Daniel Lugo says in the new action comedy Pain & Gain. On Wednesday, Paramount Pictures unveiled the brand new trailer for the Michael Bay film, based on the true story of a group of Miami bodybuilders who get involved in a kidnapping…

By: Peggy Truong / December 19, 2012