Although sporadically amusing, it feels like a 20-minute short that was expanded to feature length to its considerable detriment.
Rewards lazy, inattentive viewing...another example of why chilling, thoughtful horror is an endangered species.
The adventure/survival aspectsare presented with workmanlike efficiency but the secondary story elements are at times cringe-worthy.
A mediocre remake of a mediocre original – not exactly must-see cinema. "Flatliners" is dead on arrival.
Disappointingly shallow and superficial, recreating events from an earlier era as the Hollywood of today would like them to be remembered.
A 90-second toy commercial is generally innocuous but stretch it out to 90 minutes and it can be a challenge to endure.
"American Assassin" is as generic an espionage thriller as you’re likely to find.
Undone by a litany of bad decisions and the underlying weakness of the core material.
The lack of a clear direction and vision leads to something haphazard, sloppy, and not remotely viscerally compelling.