Low expectations, well exceeded.
The key ingredient that Jolt lacked in loads, but Kate packs in punches is soul. Oh, and exceptional direction, camera work, fight choreography and editing. It also benefits from the basest necessity for a decent film: a coherent, compelling plot.
Characters are well-formed, chemistry between key players is strong and Mary Elizabeth Winstead is a bona fide action badass in the title role.
Unlike Beckinsale in Jolt, she doesn't have to lean into the ridiculousness of…