Pain & Gain is looking set to be a fairly unique experience. From what I've seen, at least 40-50% of the film does NOT feature over the top special effects or explosions. Instead, we get a buddy crime caper vibe and some relatively funny dialogue. Take, for example, this new clip where comes to with a sensitive problem:
See what I mean? I'm still not sure what kind of beast Pain & Gain is, but it's one which I am tentatively and cautiously edging towards.
After that whole Transformers fiasco made an entire generation throw vitriol in Bay's direction, could this be his redeeming grace? Let me know what you think.