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Bending the Rules (2012)

 -  Comedy  -  9 March 2012 (USA)
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A district attorney is determined to take down a corrupt New Orleans cop.

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Theo Gold
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Nick Blades (as Adam 'Edge' Copeland)
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Rosalyn Wohl
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Gil
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Happy
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Herb Gold
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Lena Gold
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Meter Man
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Ed Mackie
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Jerri
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A district attorney is determined to take down a corrupt New Orleans cop.

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Rated PG-13 for some violence and a sexual reference | See all certifications »
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A surprising movie starring a wrestler that isn't actually that bad. Not good, but not bad. Made me laugh. I say B
25 March 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

"In one week Willy Bieber gets his just punishment because I refused to compromise." Detective Nick Blades (Edge) is on trial for corruption and Assistant DA Gold (Kennedy) is the one prosecuting him. After a mistrial occurs and Gold's car is stolen it is up to the two adversaries to work together to solve the crime that gets increasingly more sinister. Yet another movie starring a wrestler. I will have to admit that this is one of the better ones and at least they realize that it is hard to make a serious movie with one. While this boils down to just another buddy movie it is actually not that bad and kind of entertaining. There is enough comedy in this to keep you watching and even though this is fairly predictable it is still very much worth a watch. Fans of wrestler movies will love this, everyone else will enjoy this. At least I did. Overall, much better then the recent wrestler movies. I kinda liked it. I give it a B.


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