I en orolig värld av diffusa fiender och förvirrade mansroller mår vi nog bara bra av en nypa gammaldags tydlighet i form av en trogen hjälte från förr.
For a lumbering old star like Schwarzenegger, with an image tarnished by his time in public service, it serves as a generous act of career resuscitation.
...is a zippier, zestier film than both Terminator 3 and its own hackneyed premise suggests.
...has no problem gently reminding you how old he is — 66 — while simultaneously having him give the world's most dangerous drug-cartel kingpin a brain-banging beat-down.
...an energetic death race decorated with random Jackass-style hijinks. Its force comes from the stunts, the driving and the guns...