Like Sam Raimi shooting Howard Hawks, but nowhere near as good as that sounds.
The Coen Brothers' brand of farce works best when aimed at a specific target (Hollywood convention, usually), but Raising Arizona is all forward momentum with no particular destination. Cage and Hunter are likeable once the film actually slows down and allows them to be something other than caricatures. To say the film opens weakly is an understatement, but it gradually improves by focusing its energy on…
Say what one might about the characters in the original Jurassic Park, but one thing they weren't was stupid. Jurassic World, on the other hand...
It doesn't so much milk the nostalgic teat as kill the nostalgic cow, peel off the nostalgic cow hide and parade around in it, bellowing "Look how much I look like the original film, but with a difference!" and then winks.
Its CGI is retrograde, as are its gender politics. One reason you shouldn't mistake…