An actor, producer, businessman, retired wrestler, former American and Canadian footballer, a man that does this all. Any guesses? It’s none other than Dwayne Johnson, one of the highest-grossing actors of all-time. He has some wonderful movies that are absolutely a must-watch.
Here is the list of best movies of Dwayne Johnson that are absolutely fun to watch.
In the movie released in the year 2006 the famous WWE and Hollywood star Dwayne Johnson was seen as a football coach and counselor, where he helps the teenagers at the juvenile center to gain back there confidence and self-esteem by making them play football, which, in turn, gives the teenager a better shot at the life. It was one of the movies where Dwayne Johnson was seen in a very different role compared to his previous films, where he is seen as an action star. This movie has an IMDB rating of 6.9 and is regarded as one of the good movies done by Dwayne Johnson.
Pain and Gain:
In this movie, Dwayne Johnson was seen starring along with Mark Wahlberg and Anthony Mackie. This movie was released in 2013 and was based on a true story, where three fitness enthusiasts get in trouble with an extortion ring. Dwayne Johnson is playing the role of Paul Doyle, who had decided not to use his physical strength rather big muscles to hurt anyone but things escalate quickly, where the other two characters played by Mark Wahlberg and Anthony Mackie lure Dwayne Johnson to be part of their plan to loot a rich guy, who had been extorting money, and as the movie continues Dwayne Johnson can be seen going back to the old ways of using his strength. The entire plot of the movie has been depicted in such a funny manner that you would be left in awe by the end of the movie. It can be seen as Dwayne Johnson’s finest acting performance.
In the movie released in the year 2016, Dwayne Johnson was seen starring along with one of the best actors in a comic role Kevin Hart. Dwayne Johnson played the role of a schoolboy, who was bullied due to his oversized body and then turned into a big brawny CIA agent. Dwayne Johnson, then with the help of his accountant friend tries to solve a case. The performance of both actors will make the audience laugh throughout the movie. Dwayne Johnson has also won the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards and was nominated for the People’s Choice Awards. This movie has an IMDB rating of 6.3 but is a funny movie, and can surely be seen as a stress buster movie.
Jumanji Welcome to the Jungle :
Jumanji is a movie fictional story based on a board game that comes to life as when played. As the game progresses survival becomes difficult, but the only way to finish the game is for the participants to be together. This movie was an advanced version of the original movie Jumanji, which was released in the year 1995. In this movie, Dwayne Johnson plays the role of Dr. Smolder Bravestone, who has the player avatar of Spencer in the game. This role was difficult to be played as Dwayne Johnson had to be the second fiddle in the game, but at the same time maintain that badass character of his. He also won the Kid’s Choice Awards for Favorite Movie Actor for this role.
It is part of the famous Fast and the Furious franchise and was released in the year 2015. It is an action thriller movie, where Dwayne Johnson plays the role of Luke Hobbs. This role was perfectly suitably for Dwayne Johnson as it had everything in it fighting scenes, bullets, flying cars, and he fully justified the role with his acting and charm. This role can be seen as the one similar to the character of The Rock he used to play in The WWE, where he had that notorious swag in his character but be the hero at the same time. This is movie is one of his highly-rated movies and has an IMDB rating of 7.1. After this movie, he continued to be part of the Fast and Furious family and acted in the subsequent parts.
These were some of the best performances by Dwayne Johnson that was appreciated by the audience worldwide.