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Mark Newton

, popularly known as The Rock, stars in the violent drama, Snitch, come February 22. First, the synopsis:

Inspired by true events, a father whose teenage son is wrongly accused of a drug distribution crime and is looking at a mandatory minimum prison sentence of 10 years. Desperate and determined to rescue his son at all costs, he makes a deal with the U.S. Attorney to work as an undercover informant and infiltrate a drug cartel on a dangerous mission- risking everything, including his family and his own life.

Want to know why you should see this film? We've got six reasons for you, visually presented for your consumption. We're awesome that way.

** plays an awesome bad guy, and he's gonna have big, big guns.**

, who plays Chalky White in Boardwalk Empire is in it.

Need that Oscar winner cred? Say hello to the incomparable .

Freakin' cars get blown up by The Rock using speeding big rigs. Action? Check.

Dwayne Johnson is at his best when he mixes the drama with the violence.

** is always a sniping badass. Here? In your face tattooed badass.**

We can just pretend this is Shane, and Rick never killed him.

If you aren't sold, check out the trailer below and let us know what you think of Snitch in the comment section after the bump.


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