"I don't think you can understand a place like Action Park, if you don't understand the kind of minds that built it."
Watching the park's antics unfold was a ride, but I wish I got to know Eugene and his engineers more. The film becomes focussed on breaking down the park ride-by-ride, leaving investigation into its creators at some distance. If there's a story there worth telling, I hope someone can share that.
Chris Gethard is great!
Black sesame and pistachio mochi donuts
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
"Ahhh! There's a HOWARD JOHNSON'S! Wanna eat some CLAMS?"
Also, a few notes:
– Distracting use of special effects and editing (e.g., De Niro's big baby blues)
– Lukewarm music selection
– The worst movie poster I've seen in a long time, gee whiz
– Otherwise pretty good!
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