It was good but, like a lot of action films these days, it was more a collection of action pieces strung together with a very loose plot about it.
Terrible acting and poor effects isn't a good start but I feel the story was wasted.
The idea of a heist, Ocean's 10 style, in the middle of a hurricane sounds great - sadly, this is nothing like this. It feels like the story was crafted by employing a monkey to throw random tropes at a wall - the end result is a collection of action scenes which feel disconnected from each other. And the less said about the final trucks scene, the better.
A nice idea, executed well. A lot of reviews were negative because of the comparison to the original 70's version of the film. Not having seen it, it's not affected my view, although a lot of that criticism appears to be around the fact that it's "different". Whatever those differences are, I don't believe a modern version is necessarily affected by changes that make it more relevant to a contemporary audience.
One change I do know they made was to…