We rate J. Lo’s performance in ”The Cell”
PREMISE Using a virtual-reality bodysuit, psychologist Lopez must enter the tortured mind of comatose serial killer Vincent D’Onofrio in hopes of learning the whereabouts of his last victim and saving her life.
LOVE INTEREST Bleary-eyed FBI agent Vince Vaughn
OVERBEARING FATHER FIGURE Gareth Williams, the abusive, religious-fanatic father of D’Onofrio’s character
HER CHARACTER’S ANCESTRY Unspecified
MEMORABLE MOMENT In various fantasy sequences, Lopez strikes diva poses in elaborate costumes, including the Virgin Mary.
WHAT EW SAID Lopez’s shrink ”resembles no one so much as Jennifer Lopez, mannequin” in this ”visually arresting, dramatically arrested sci-fi thriller.”
J. LO’S GRADE C
THE MOVIE C+
Read the EW review