Mark Wahlberg is an American singer and actor born in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S., on June 5, 1971. Before launching a successful film career, he was a rapper and a Calvin Klein model.
During his film career, he was nominated for Oscar Academy Awards in his movie The Departed and The Fighter. As a leading man, his craft spans the comedy, drama, and action genres.
Here are the top 10 Mark Wahlberg movies you will love watching.
Boogie Nights (1997)
Eddie Adams is a high school dropout who became famous as a rising porn star whose fame is due to his good looks and large penis. The film tackles the porn industry in Los Angeles’ San Fernando Valley in the 1970s and 80s.
The Italian Job (2003)
A team pulled off a heist by stealing $35 million in gold bars in a heavily guarded safe in Venice, Italy. After the heist, a team member, Steve, arranges to take the gold for himself, betrays his team, and returns to Los Angeles with the gold.
Charlie and the other team members followed Steve to exact revenge against the traitor. But, with this new team, plans had changed, and they executed a daring heist through the streets and subways of L.A.
The Departed (2006)
South Boston state police force wages war on Irish-American organized crime. The young undercover cop Billy Costigan has a mission to infiltrate the mob syndicate run by Frank Costello. Both are rising to a position of power in the Special Investigation Unit. But during the mission, both are suddenly in danger, and each mask must protect the identity of the other from saving themselves.
The Fighter (2010)
Micky Ward is an American welterweight boxer, and he was managed by his mother, Alice Ward. He was trained to make his way up. However, Dicky, a former boxer whose peak of success was going the distance with Sugar Ray Leonard in 1978, has become addicted to crack cocaine.
Lone Survivor (2013)
Marcus Luttrell and his team were ordered to capture or kill a Taliban leader. After running into mountain herders and catching them, they were forced to follow their rules of engagement or be imprisoned.
The Gambler (2014)
Jim Bennett is an English professor and a gambler. He is always one step ahead and usually pits his creditor against the gambling ring operators and leaves his relationship with his wealthy mother in his wake.
Deepwater Horizon (2016)
This is a story about the oil exploration in the Gulf of Mexico, which, in the worst possible way, is feared to have the rig’s various structurals and system may have a flaw. The flaws may spark a catastrophic cascade of failures that threatens them all, as it also begins to be the worst environmental disaster in U.S. history.
All the Money in the World (2017)
A teenage boy named John Paul Getty III was kidnapped. His grandfather, Jean Paul Getty, is the wealthiest man in the world and a billionaire oil magnate. But the favourite grandson’s abduction is not reason enough for him to part with any of his fortunes. With Getty’s enigmatic security man Fletcher Chace, he ultimately reveals the value of love over money.
Three Kings (1999)
A small group of American soldiers in Iraq are determined to steal a massive catch of gold. With a map they believe will take them to the gold, these soldiers embarked on a journey that led to unexpected discoveries, which enabled them to rise to a heroic challenge that drastically changed their lives.
With the battle between the Autobots and Decepticons, humanity believes that all alien robots are a threat, so a unit was established to hunt them down. But they discovered they were aided by another alien robot looking for Optimus Prime, a Transformer.
Among the Mark Wahlberg movies and other movies, Transformers: Age of Extinction is Mark Wahlberg’s top-grossing film. In his 25 years in Hollywood, many other movies by Mark Wahlberg were entertaining across different genres.
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