All that glows is not gold in Tron: Legacy
-- a whiz-pow dark overhaul of the beloved prisma-colored ’80s relic that delivers in sights and sounds but ultimately fails when held up to scrutiny. It’s not as if the original was spotless, but even without its singular aesthetics -- and admittedly hazy concepts -- the plot held real-world stakes and a charismatic lead to guide the viewer along the way. Flash-forward to 2010 -- popcorn movies now come with dark 3D glasses to match much of the cinema’s dark tone, with boring new talent weaving their way through needlessly convoluted plots. Yes, it’s a different landscape -- and a different movie, fair enough. The th...