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First 'Pain and Gain' Trailer: Mark Wahlberg and The Rock Obsessed With Fitness

December 20, 2012 (1:33 am) GMT
Wahlberg and Dwayne Johnson, along with Anthony Mackie, are body builders who engaged in a kidnapping scheme that goes terribly wrong.

"" finally unleashes its very first trailer. Staying true to its title, the promo video is jam-packed with scenes of and some other buffed men exercising hard and flaunting their huge muscles. Also highlighted in the trailer is Wahlberg's bromance with Dwayne "" Johnson, who plays Wahlberg's partner in a crime scheme that goes terribly wrong.

A passion project of director Michael Bay, "Pain and Gain" is based on a 1999 Miami New Times article. The film follows a group of bodybuilders who engaged in a campaign of kidnapping, extortion and murder in Florida. Made with a budget of a mere $20 million, this film marks the "" helmer's smallest budgeted feature since his first movie "Bad Boys" in 1995.

In additon to Wahlberg and Johnson, the dramedy is supported by , , , , , , Bar Paly, and Yolanthe Cabau. It will open Stateside on April 26, 2013.



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