The Rundown
The Rundown (2003)

Beck (The Rock) is a "retrieval specialist" in hock to a powerful and not particularly nice gentleman named Walker (William Lucking). Beck is anxious to retire from his dangerous work and open a small restaurant. Walker tells Beck… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: September 26, 2003
DVD Release Date: March 23, 2004
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Critic Score: 70% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: The Rundown doesn't break any new ground, but it's a smart, funny buddy action picture with terrific comic chemistry between Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Seann William Scott.

Andrew O'Hehir

A tolerable alternative when everything else playing at the mall is sold out on Saturday night.

Stephen Hunter
Washington Post

Will probably make a star of the Rock.

Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Mildly entertaining action movie with The Rock.

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Michael Agger

The Rundown, like many recent action movies, is aggressively adolescent.

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USA Today

If Arnold Schwarzenegger had made a movie this tepid in his Commando/Terminator heyday, burned fans would be suggesting that he pursue some tenure as a Fresno alderman.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...with The Rundown, presumably hampered by a PG-13 rating, Berg unleashes the Michael Bay within and turns each action sequence into an over-the-top spectacle.

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Desson Thomson
Washington Post

The Rock ... has a special quality.

Peter Howell
Toronto Star

Too often brings guffaws at all the wrong moments, when it's not being simply too stupid for words.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

A lot of fun and just a balls to the wall guy action flick...

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Flixster Audience Score: 66% Flixster User Reviews
Dead Angel
I only liked the action scenes.
Alex roy
The Rundown is a good little action comedy film. Though flawed at times, and somewhat confusing in it's action sequences, this film is quite enjoyable, and… More
Kevin M. Williams
By the numbers jungle actioner with some cool stunt sequences - and Christopher Walken oppressing the natives! - but missing the essential wet tee shirt teaser… More
KJ Proulx
a great ride that I will remember forever!
Conner Rainwater
It's so nice when you can still have movies like this come out. This is such a well rounded story with great characters, beautiful cinematography and a… More
Wahida K
I like Seann William Scott. He was so funny in this Movie. It is over all one LOLs Movie