By Keith Staskiewicz
Updated February 28, 2013 at 05:00 AM EST
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Credit: Steve Dietl

Snitch

type
  • Movie

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-

Snitch

type
  • Movie
mpaa
  • PG-13
runtime
  • 112 minutes
director
  • Ric Roman Waugh

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