A DEA agent and an undercover Naval Intelligence officer who have been tasked with investigating one another find they have been set up by the mob — the very organization the two men believe they have been stealing money from
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Not expecting much this film was an unexpected surprise for me and I found it to be quite fun. Marky Mark and Denzel have a really good chemistry and Kormakur, despite a large number of action film tropes, had a solid approach to the action.
Apart form the fact that the two leads seem to have a good time this is as generic as a buddy-movie can get. Wahlberg is the goofy loose-cannon and Washington plays it cool and collected as usual. Their banter, while enjoyable and sometimes witty, is extremely contrived compared to the rest of the movie. In the end you wish that they would have stayed in the diner and chatted instead.