In typical Rob Cohen fashion, it does exactly what it says on the tin. But that's all it needs to be the visceral rollercoaster ride we all expect.
...is the cinematic equivalent of a golden oldies station, where you never encounter anything you haven't grown to love over the years.
Barker tries to stretch the complex cautionary tale to a necessary feature length, but at a mere 75 minutes, Daylight lacks the cinematic endurance to convincingly register as either.
A nice touch...