Completely absurd, ultimately pointless, but also gloriously goofy: a Nancy Drew mystery with Scooby-Doo overtones and a thin veneer of bookishness. I’m “biast” (pro): really liked the previous Robert Langdon movie, Angels & Demons…
I’m “biast” (con): …but really hated the first one, The Da Vinci Code
I have not read the source material
(what is this about? see my critic’s minifesto)
I’m not sure any of this Inferno movie makes sense on any level whatsoever. And that’s sayin’ something, considering that this is based on a Dan Brown novel.
See, there’s this tech billionaire name of Bertrand Zobrist (Ben Foster: Warcraft, Hell or High Water), and instead of funding the eradication of all disease like Mark Zuckerberg or making serious plans to get humans to Mars like Elon Musk, he spends his power and money on developing