Joe Leydon Film CriticEarly in “Jolt,” a relentlessly busy and cacophonously noisy action film that often comes across as a Kmart version of “Black Widow,” Lindy, the violently inclined protagonist played by genre vet Kate Beckinsale, explains why she’s singularly well-equipped to be a vengeful vigilante. “Some people cry,” she tells a doctor trying, and failing, to curb her impulses. “Some people drink.
Some people write shit poetry. I hurt people. Might as well put it to good use.”Unfortunately, Lindy has a difficult time controlling her unique talents as a serial ass-kicker.Read more on variety.com