What Are Some Movies Starring Mark Wahlberg?


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Movies starring Mark Wahlberg include "Three Kings," "The Departed," "Boogie Nights," "The Fighter" and "The Other Guys." Some additional films featuring Wahlberg are "Traveller," "Lone Survivor," "The Italian Job," "Invincible" and "Ted."

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What Are Some Movies Starring Mark Wahlberg?
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Mark Wahlberg transitioned from hip-hop and modeling into movies, co-starring in "The Substitute" and "Renaissance Man." He received critical acclaim for his co-starring role in "The Basketball Diaries" alongside Leonardo DiCaprio and his lead performance in "Boogie Nights." He co-starred with George Clooney in "The Perfect Storm" and "Three Kings," considered by an aggregate of professional critics as his finest film as of 2015, according to Rotten Tomatoes. Wahlberg again co-starred with Leonardo DiCaprio in "The Departed," giving a powerful performance as a Boston policeman balancing ethical decisions and conflicting loyalties.

Wahlberg often appears in films in which his character faces seemingly insurmountable odds. Examples include "The Fighter," "Invincible" and "Lone Survivor." He is also skilled at comedy, as evidenced by his performances in "I Heart Huckabees," "The Other Guys," "Pain and Gain," "Ted" and "Ted 2."

Wahlberg's thrillers include "The Shooter," "The Italian Job," "Four Brothers," "The Lovely Bones" and "Traveller." He uses his physicality in comic book movies such as "Transformers: Age of Extinction" and M. Night Shayamalan's "The Happening."

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