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The Rundown (2003)

23 Ratings: 2.5
Action & Adventure movie directed by Peter Berg

Professional wrestling star the Rock, who was such a lump of flesh inThe Scorpion King, proves surprisingly light on his feet inThe Rundown, demonstrating charm and humor as well as the requisite toughness. Beck (the Rock), a repo-man for deadbeats, … see full wiki

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Director: Peter Berg
7 reviews about The Rundown (2003)
review by . May 14, 2010
posted in Movie Hype
ONE VERY ENTERTAINING MOVIE, LOVE IT
      THE RUNDOWN       I have always been a fan of the Rock or should I say Dwayne Johnson especially in villain roles [film and wrestling], but what ever I have always been a fan. This movie in particular was really the first time Dwayne shined, I know the "Scorpion King" and all that was out first but that really was in his wrestling/action realm. This was the first time he was put a little out of his norm [although there is a lot of action and …
Quick Tip by . July 12, 2010
i think the rock played a wonderful part. hes charater really brought home the idea of being your own person and that you can make a dfifference.
Quick Tip by . July 12, 2010
posted in Movie Hype
The Rock at his best funny as hell you got to watch this if you have not already
Quick Tip by . July 04, 2010
posted in Movie Hype
The Rock plays a bounty hunter out to get his bosses kid out of The Amazon and out of the hands of the wicked Hatcher. Full of action, humor and fun. Not the greatest movie of it's kind, for that you'll want to see Midnight Run.
review by . October 05, 2004
posted in Movie Hype
RUNDOWN is a simple big budget film that succeeds very well in what it sets out to do - entertain you. It is not deep, it is not profound, it does not take itself too seriously. That is the fun of it: intrigue, danger, capture, bad guy vs. good guy are all served by Director Peter Berg with an emphasis on our having a good time. The Rock is a surprisingly good actor and a very fine martial arts proponent. Christopher Walken contributes his usual keen study of evil with a twist, Rosario Dawson provides …
review by . July 19, 2004
posted in Movie Hype
Whereas The Rundown did not live up to my expectations, it did have some good moments. The Rock(Dwayne Johnson) does add some charisma to the screen with his glib style. Sean William Scott and Christopher Walken are fine in supporting roles. However the story line is really nothing special. It certainly lacks depth and basically was written as a vehicle for The Rock to show if his wrestling moves and stunt man abilities. There are other action thrillers that succede on both levels(story and action). …
review by . September 25, 2003
posted in Movie Hype
Pros: Good action and some funny stuff.     Cons: Story is rather basic,     The Bottom Line: A very nice surprise and a pleasant time at the movies.     In life, it is often good to have a career that combines your talents and interests as there can be nothing more frustrating than not being able to utilize your talents to their full extent. For Beck (The Rock), his talent for finding people who do not want to be found has made him a very …
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