Goddamn I love me some peak Lawrence Kasdan. "You shouldn't wear that body" is the kind of line that would be a groaner in any other situation, but Kasdan and William Hurt make it sexy. Is there a better film to watch in a heatwave? Nah.
I wanted to love this and instead I thought it was just pretty good.
There's a lot going on here, and not all of it is necessary to the story - some of it feels like it's there to be a red herring or simply to shock and awe. The first half feels more like a dark family drama, and the second moves into horror territory - it's definitely possible to meld the two and I like the idea, but…