If one of the biggest laughs in your movie is about Zac Efron fondling a dead man’s scrotum, it’s probably wise to reconsider your outrage over its critical reception.
Unless you were completely unaware of the film’s relentless marketing campaign, “Baywatch” was savaged by the movie critics, getting a 19 percent score on Rotten Tomatoes.
Some have gone as far as comparing it to sitting in a wet bathing suit for a prolonged period.
The movie’s main star, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, however, took it upon himself to single-handedly convince social media that “Baywatch” isn’t as bad as everyone’s saying it is.
There was almost a Trumpian tweetstorm on Thursday about how out of touch the media is with what the the public wants.
He kicked it off by reminding us all of the “extremely high scores” from fans.