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Mark Wahlberg

  • Movie Review: ‘Lone Survivor’

    Lone Survivor is a movie that does itself a few large disservices: Its title reveals too much; its trailer is much too long and plays like quick spot on an On…

  • Here’s a New Redband Trailer for ‘2 Guns’

    As action movies go, the upcoming 2 Guns has many of the earmarks of success. Denzel Washington, Mark Wahlberg and a lot of gunfights and explosions should make for a potent…

  • Movie Review: ‘Pain & Gain’

    I’m not sure whether the appropriate genre for Pain & Gain is comedy or thriller, but I am sure that it’s a story that the cosmos made specifically for Michael Bay.…

  • Movie Review: ‘Broken City’

    Broken City is no Chinatown. It takes many of the 1974 Polanski classic’s basic elements – both protagonists are private eyes who used to be cops and specialize in extramarital affairs.…

  • Movie Review: ‘Ted’

    Seth MacFarlane’s feature-film directing debut mines two of his favorite devices: anthropomorphism and ’80s pop culture. In Family Guy we got a talking dog; in American Dad, a talking fish (and…