Dwayne Johnson’s ‘Skyscraper’ Performance Praised by Critics
“Skyscraper” is the only blockbuster coming out this month that isn’t part of a franchise.
Despite an unimpressive script, Dwayne Johnson earned praise for his performance as Will Sawyer.
Sawyer is an amputee forced to save his family from terrorists on a prosthetic leg.
Reviews for the film are mixed, with a Rotten Tomatoes score currently at 58 percent.
“While it’s a completely disposable story, ‘Skyscraper’ is fascinating simply for Thurber’s fascination with evolving Johnson’s star persona.