Not top tier Hawks but pretty fun. Victor McLaglen's grin does a lot of the work.
I'm sorry but honestly this was very boring to me. Outside of the premise itself and some of the more surreal moments there wasn't much that kept me engaged on any level. I'm not sure why though because this is an acclaimed film from an acclaimed director and I'm clearly in the minority.
I think to me it boils down to the film not doing enough with its premise. It posits that human beings tend to revert to a more…