Zhang Yimou may be closer to finding the footing that made his best works so distinctive.
This film is a breathless mess. It's portrayal of autism, however, isn't outwardly terrible; just part of a long-standing, damaging pattern of other portrayals of autism in film/TV.
Sam Levinson tries so hard to appear progressive, or not. And fails both ways.
Jennifer Garner's in fine form, like she never missed a beat from her Alias days. Shame about the rest of it.
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.
Oh, you know, same old Ethan - doing the same old things we've always loved.
As wild and intense as the action is (and oh boy, is it ever), it's the film's surprising humanity and vulnerability that makes this one of the best action movies ever.