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Snitch

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A 'SNITCH' IN TIME Harold Perrineau and Susan Sarandon star alongside Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson in Snitch
Steve Dietl

Snitch

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
112 minutes
Wide Release Date:
02/22/13
performer:
Dwayne Johnson, Susan Sarandon
director:
Ric Roman Waugh
genre:
ActionAdventure

We gave it a C-

You can’t get blood from a stone, but you can get tears from the Rock. In Snitch, Dwayne Johnson contorts his stoic, moai-statue features to express more emotion than usual as a father who infiltrates a drug cartel to save his son from jail time. The film tries to paint in shades of gray with vague criticisms of the war on drugs, but the absurdity of its he-man Everyman plot ends up turning its moral palette a muddy brown. C-