Not a big fan of DC graphic novels turned films, but this is the best I've seen. It's not a unique story, but it's engaging, and the action explodes on screen from about the 3/4 mark. Some unintentionally... Read morefunny moments happen then, as the difficulty of translating comic graphics to film become apparent. Also interesting to see the attitude of the director in the special features section - he says what we're all thinking.
Maverick cop Max Payne (Mark Wahlberg) is hell-bent on revenge against those responsible for the brutal murder of his family and partner. His obsessive investigation takes him on a nightmarish journey into a dark underworld. As the mystery deepens, Max is forced to battle enemies beyond the natural world and face an unthinkable betrayal.