I know you are craving to watch some good entertaining films, well your hunger can only be satisfied from the movies that are spiced with Mark Wahlberg’s versatile acting. Don’t worry, we have the list of top five Mark Wahlberg movies on Netflix, which will make you fall for the actor more.
You all know Mark Wahlberg from the movie Transformers (2002). He made his way from a musician to becoming the most protean actor. His first venture into a big-budget action movie was via The Perfect Storm (2000). Later he acted in many action comedy films and made himself everyone’s favorite. Today, to add more fans to his already existing ones, I will share some of his best movies on Netflix, which you’ll immerse yourself in. (No paid promotion, I swear!)
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Mark has worked in so many movies that it’s really hard to keep a record of all of them. However, based on my research, I have handpicked some of his bests on Netflix. Why are you still thinking to go out for lunch, when you can play his movie and grab some snacks and relax! Keep it rollin’ this weekend, going out is too common.
1# Spenser Confidential (2020)
If you want to make your Sundays more fun, then this action-comedy film can be your companion. Released on March 6th, 2020, and Directed by Peter Berg, Spenser Confidential is based on the 2013 novel Robert B Parker’s Wonderland. The movie’s main story revolves around Spencer, an ex-cop and ex-con, who teams up with Hawk, a fighter, to find the mysterious conspiracy behind the killing of the two Boston police officers. (Beware! Action Ahead!)
Spencer better known as a trouble maker rather than a case solver, was imprisoned; as he was found guilty for beating his crooked Captian Boyal. Later, when Spencer was released, he came across the news of the murder of his best buddy cop, and Captial Boyal. After much speculation, he solved the twisted murder case and finds the main culprit. He teams up with a brash, non-sense MMA fighter, Hawk.
Is that it? No there is much more, to witness but for that dear fans, you need to watch the film.
- Written By: Sean O’Keefe, Brian Helgeland
- Produced By: Neal H. Moritz, Toby Ascher, Mark Wahlberg, Stephen Levinson & Peter Berg
- Cinematography: Tobias A. Schliessler
- IMDb Rating: 6.2/10
- Run Time: 111 minutes
2# 2 Guns (2013)
When two best buddies go on a mission, there are chances that it would be adventurous and full of comedy events. 2 Guns directed by Baltasar Kormákur, is a buddy cop action comedy film released on August 2nd, 2013. The movie is based on a comic book series of the same name. It plots on Robert and Micheal, the two undercover agents to expose Manny “Papi” Greco, a drug lord.
Bobby (Denzel Washington) and Stig (Mark Wahlberg) are partners in crime on the Texas-Mexico border. The story starts when they plan to rob the bank that stores all the drug money of the most famous drug lord, Kingpin Papi Greco. The twist comes when they rob the bank where Papi’s $3 million was stacked. Unfortunately, they end up winding total money of $43 million, belonging to a mysterious villain Bill Pullman, who can do anything for his money. In this entire mess, Bob & Stig get to know their true identity as undercover agents and decide to work together. Lately, they catch the drug lord and fight with the bad guys.
- Produced By: Marc Platt, Randall Emmett, Norton Herrick, Adam Siegel, George Furla, Ross Richie & Andrew Cosby
- Cinematography: Oliver woods
- IMDb Rating: 6.7/10
- Run Time: 109 minutes
3# Pain And Gain (2013)
If you are a lover of movies inspired by true incidents, then this movie is for you. Directed by Micheal Bay, Pain and Gain is an action-comedy that was released on 26th April 2013. The film is loosely adapted from the story of Peter Collins in the book Pain & Gain: This is a true story. The story’s main theme is based on the kidnapping, torture, and murder of various people by the Sun gym gang.
The story follows the true incidents of Daniel Lugo (Mark Wahlberg), a Miami bodybuilder who wants to live a luxurious American life. To turn his dream into reality, he plans to make a gang that will do kidnappings and extortion. The result to which, he teams up with his fellow bodybuilders Adrian Doorbal (Anthony Mackie) and Paul Doyle (Dwayne Johnson). The plan later backfires on them, leaving them in the worst situation, they ever thought. What you can learn from this film, is that you may look good with big-hefty muscles, but the brain is what adds value to your personality.
- Produced By: Michael Bay, Ian Bryce, Donald De Line
- Cinematography: Ben Seresin
- IMDb Rating: 6.4/10
- Run Time: 129 minutes
4# Perfect Storm (2000)
Perfect Storm is Directed by Wolfgang Peterson and was released on June 30th, 2000. The film is based on a 1997 non-fiction book of the same name by Sebastian Junger. It tells the true story of the survival of people on the commercial fishing vessel, Andrea Grail when it was hit by the perfect storm of 1991.
The story follows the event from October 1991 killer storm that hit the North Atlantic coasts. It was the month of October when Billy Tyne, the fishing boat captain, along with five others, joined in surfing the sea. The sea later turned dreadful when the storm hit the ship, leaving everyone between life and death. It was a save yourself situation. It is an interesting film, I highly recommend it to you, being a cinema lover.
- Produced By: Paula Weinstein, Wolfgang Petersen, Gail Katz
- Cinematography: John Seale
- IMDb Rating: 6.4/10
- Run Time: 130 minutes
5# Transformers (2007)
Did you have that moveable toy during your childhood, called Transformer? I had! Its craze came from the movie Transformers that was released on July 27, 2007. Directed by Micheal Bay, Transformers depicts the story of a boy named Sam Witwicky (Shia Witwicky) trapped in the war between good Autobots and villainous Decepticons. (They are two different robotic alien groups with opposite backgrounds and thinking)
The story starts when Sam buys his first car that turns out to be an Autobot Bumblebee. Bumblebee protects him and his girlfriend from Decepticon Barricade, but soon things go out of hand. When the entire Decepticon enters the earth, they start searching for the All-Spark (a source of energy) by killing and destroying everything that comes in their way. Soon when Bumblebee could not handle the mess, then everyone from the Autobots team united to protect the earth. Doing so made the earth a battleground for these robots.
- Written By: John Rogers, Roberto Orci & Alex Kurtzman
- Produced By: Lorenzo di Bonaventura, Tom DeSanto, Don Murphy, Ian Bryce
- Cinematography: Mitchell Amundsen
- IMDb Rating: 7
- Run Time: 143 minutes
These are some of Mark Walhberg’s best movies on Netflix that will definitely make your dinner time enjoyable. These films have everything to serve from comedy to action and definitely entertainment on your plates.