Eli Roth's first foray into making films for children actually shows a sign of promise.
Sony's reboot of the Millennium series by Stieg Larsson brings in middling results.
Jeremy Saulnier's new release for Netflix carries the director's best tendencies, but maybe not to a fully realized degree.
Joel Edgerton's conversion therapy biopic approaches its subject with good intentions, but doesn't stretch beyond routine.
It might not set your world on fire, but if you're looking to unwind with a little harmless adult fun, this might be just your ticket.
Certainly one that goes to infinity, but does it go beyond?
It's big, dumb entertainment. (✯✯✯)
Spielberg reliving a pop culture era he defined the way someone else saw it, for better or for worse. (✯✯✯½)
Never takes itself overtly seriously and provides a fun enough romp while it lasts. (✯✯✯)
An admirable effort that falls short of what it should reach. (✯✯✯)