is a truly disturbing film. It takes you, the viewer, on an inter-distasteful,
hard-to-watch, almost pornographic trip into the mind of a morbid,
cruel serial killer.
This makes everything I've seen so far
look like a kid's cartoon. It breaks new ground in all directions
with bizarre, shocking turn of events.
is not for many movie-goers, only the pure, hard-core freak fans.I
thought I was there, but this picture stopped me short. I'll
spare you the gory details and just go scissors down.
You've heard it called Silence of the
Lambs meets The Matrix, but in reality it is a modern
retelling of Fantastic Voyage, as scientists (or in this
case psychologist) enter the mind of a serial killer to find
out where his latest victim might be.
Jennifer Lopez, more supermodel than actress,
must deal with imagery straight out of a Czechoslovakian animated
short, with beautiful costumes and art direction wasted in a
flesh-ripping gorefest that even aspirin can't save.
Schlock masquerading as art!
I found The Cell to be a pointless
science fiction shocker that deals in disgusting, uncalled-for
Quite a few scenes resemble T.V. commercials
and music videos, with no apparent purpose that quickly becomes
The movie has a great deal of mumbo-jumbo
chatter, with scientists, doctors, and cops explaining to one
another what's happening. I didn't buy their explanations.
In my view, this was a sorry, pathetic
excuse for a picture.