New Movies: ‘Pain & Gain,’ ‘The Big Wedding’
This week, we’ve got two new flicks that could hardly be more different in style, subject matter or personnel. The first is a Michael Bay-directed action thriller starring The Rock, the second a family comedy about a middle-aged divorced couple starring Diane Keaton. Take your pick!
‘Pain & Gain’
A trio of not-too-bright bodybuilders in Florida decide kidnap and extort a rich businessman, and they somehow manage to pull it off … until everything goes awry.
Directed by Michael Bay
Starring Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson, Anthony Mackie, Tony Shalhoub
‘The Big Wedding’
An older, divorced couple must pretend to get along once again at the wedding of their adopted son when his biological mother unexpectedly shows up.
Directed by Justin Zackham
Starring Robert De Niro, Diane Keaton, Susan Sarandon, Amanda Seyfried