‘Rampage’ shows why The Rock is a global action star, but it’s a dumb movie full of cliches
|04/11/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- “Rampage” is not good, but it shows why Dwayne Johnson is a global action star.
- Outside of some amazing CGI, he’s the only reason to go and see this movie.
In many ways the adaptation of the video game “Rampage” is the perfect example of a Hollywood studio trying too hard to make a tentpole movie.
Here’s the playbook: Use a game that’s literally just about giant radioactive monsters destroying high-rise buildings and beef it up with CGI, sprinkle in a bare-bones plot to break up the action, and get a movie star who can get audiences worldwide to the theaters.
It’s worked before, read more >>>