“Panic Room” Mini-Review

Went and saw “Panic Room” last night. I was kind of hoping it was going to be better than the trailer. Sigh. In any case, both Jodie Foster and Forest Whitaker were stellar in their performances. They both made up for the goofy “through the railing, through the floor” shots. I kept thinking of the Simpsons, where there’s buried treasure in the floorboards. It was not a bad film, but it certainly wasn’t as “thrilling” as I was expecting….