It is a revenge story, and while we shy away from revenge as a valid motive, at least we still understand it.
Ungainly and grim, the movie is loaded with comic-book heroic clichés and explosive effects.
The Face in the Puddle
'Run Like Crazy Run Like Hell' Is Outstanding -- Just Don't Call It a Graphic Novel
The Science of the Yuk and the Yum of Things
Brad Gooch's Memoir, 'Smash Cut', Is That of a Literary Connoisseur
A Cosmic Crescendo
Brown Bird: Axis Mundi
Braids: Deep in the Iris
"This flick is a superficial but eye-popping survey for armchair nature tourists.