2 Guns
2 Guns (2013)

Two crooked undercover officers - one from the DEA and the other from the Navy - unknowingly lead investigations on the other in this crime thriller from director Baltasar Kormakur. Mark Wahlberg, Denzel Washington, and Bill Paxton head up… More

Rated: R
Running Time:
Release Date: November 19, 2013
Add Your Rating
Rotten Tomatoes™
Critic Score
63%
Flixster
User Score
67%



Critic Score: 63% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Formulaic and often jarringly violent, 2 Guns rests its old-school appeal on the interplay between its charismatic, well-matched stars.

Wesley Morris
Grantland

Washington and Wahlberg have a good time robbing banks and blowing up buildings and barreling through military security checkpoints and double-crossing people and shooting each other because none of it really means anything.

Full review…
Trevor Johnston
Time Out

In this star vehicle for Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg, the headlights are on full beam but the engine is struggling in second gear.

Full review…
Rob Hunter
Film School Rejects

What it lacks in robots and superheroes it more than makes up for in laughs, gunplay and personality.

Full review…
Adam Nayman
Globe and Mail

That a movie this fleet and lean succumbs to action-blockbuster bloat in the home stretch is both disappointing and predictable, although the director deserves credit for keeping the climactic shootouts slick and spatially coherent.

Full review…
Richard Roeper
Richard Roeper.com

Beyond ridiculous but always entertaining. Washington and Wahlberg are terrific.

Full review…
Corey Hall
Metro Times (Detroit, MI)

Generic, by-the-numbers buddy-action flicks don't come much more generic than this forgettable project.

Full review…
Ben Sachs
Chicago Reader

Mark Wahlberg reunites with Contraband director Baltasar Kormakur for an action movie that's even more cynical and sadistic than its predecessor.

Full review…
Lisa Kennedy
Denver Post

The biggest guns this action flick brandishes are stars Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg who have very different acting styles that work surprisingly well together.

Full review…
Anthony Quinn
Independent

Like the Eighties never went away.

Full review…
More reviews for 2 Guns

Flixster Audience Score: 67% Flixster User Reviews
Bruce Bruce
My first Movie for 2014, I really thought that there was every chance I'd not like this movie, and was pleasantly surprised to find it exciting,… More
Al S
An old-style buddy thriller laced with non-stop action, sizzling suspense, outrageous humor and brilliant chemistry from its two leads that make 2 Guns, nothing… More
Michael S
Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg aren't strangers to fronting acclaimed films in equally acclaimed performances; but they have something else in common.… More
Josh Lewis
2 Guns is a pretty generic buddy cop film with a confusing plot and lack of focus. Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg make a solid pair together, but… More
KJ Proulx
If it wasn't for some cool action sequences and awesome chemistry between Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg, "2 Guns" would just be another… More
Stuart Brooks
Very good buddy crime comedy, Washington and Wahlberg work very well together. Lots of laughs and plenty of twists.