Rampage is a big movie – big in scale, big in action and big in heart. Primatologist Davis Okoye (Johnson), a man who keeps people at a distance, shares an unshakable bond with George, the extraordinarily intelligent, silverback gorilla who has been in his care since birth.
A rogue genetic experiment gone awry mutates a gentle ape into a raging creature of enormous size. To make matters worse, it’s soon discovered there are other similarly altered animals. As these newly created alpha predators tear across North America, destroying everything in their path, Okoye teams with a discredited genetic engineer to secure an antidote, fighting his way through an ever-changing battlefield, not only to halt a global catastrophe but to save the fearsome creature that was once his friend.
Let’s face it: when a movie is unintentionally funny it’s somehow even better than if the filmmakers intended to make a comedy, right? Here, we cherry pick the films and scenes that made us laugh til we cried.
They all tend to work alone, but with the scale of natural disasters, terrorist attacks and the threat of World War 3, we figure Hollywood’s greatest action actors could do with some real assistance – a kind of powerhouse sidekick with limitless courage and killer instinct. Think you’ve got what it takes?
Watch a lot of movies? You know the drill: it’s all about suspending your disbelief at the door – especially during an action movie, where implausible reigns supreme. Here are some of Hollywood’s most outlandish attempts to break the laws of physics – or nature!