22 February 2013 2:33 PM, PST | cinemablend.com | See recent Cinema Blend news »

In ads for this weekend's Snitch, you'll definitely recognize The Rock-- he's there with his muscles, his charisma and bald head, the markings of a movie star who's been emerging as one of our biggest over the last few years. But once you actually sit down to watch Snitch, you might realize you're seeing someone else entirely. This is a movie in which The Rock is a family man with a blue collar job. This is a movie in which The Rock gets beaten up by a bunch of teenage drug dealers. This is a movie in which The Rock cries. Snitch is also a movie with a message, standing up against the mandatory minimum drug sentencing rules that send relatively innocent people-- like his character's son in this movie, duped by a friend into accepting a drug package-- to jail for a long time. Inspired by a true story, »

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