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The house that Dwayne built

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A look at the former wrestler's burgeoning blockbuster careerBy Bryan ReesmanSpecial to MSN MoviesDwayne Johnson is to wrestlers what Arnold Schwarzenegger is to bodybuilders: They're both the singular athlete in their professions who crossed over into massive mainstream success and became iconographic cinematic figures. Both Johnson and Schwarzenegger have become famous for their high-powered action roles, despite having done a number of successful comedies, although Johnson has expanded his repertoire faster and in different directions. For every shoot-'em-up, blow-'em-up action pic he does, the former wrestler also takes on either a comedic or gritty dramatic role as a counterpoint.Bing: More about Dwayne Johnson | More about 'G.I. Joe: Retaliation'Which Dwayne Johnson performance has you cookin'? Connect and share with MSN Movies on Facebook and Twitter. "G.I. Joe: Retaliation" is out in theaters March 28.(Paramount Pictures) 
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