Director: Steven Soderbergh
Starring: Rooney Mara, Jude Law, Catherine Zeta Jones, Channing Tatum
Review: 2 stars (of five)
Last year, Soderbergh gave us two small films, the taut thriller Haywire and the fun male-stripper drama Magic Mike. I began my review for the latter with “Steven Soderbergh doesn’t disappoint. Not so, I’m afraid. Soderbergh is an excellent director, but not even his cool, quietly commanding style can save a flawed script full of the laziest plot holes I’ve seen in ages, nor can it overcome the disappointment of starting out as a potentially fascinating critique of pop culture before...