So much technology at the service of such a stunted vision! It's enough to make you cry, which is more than can be said for the purportedly heart-rending plight of Chris and Annie (Robin Williams, Annabella Sciorra), soulmates whose devotion is
tested in this life and the next. This spiritual drama with mega-special effects trifles with devastating emotional material -- the death of children, the horror of madness, the loss of a spouse and the black hole of suicidal despair -- so it can fool around with a vision of the afterlife whose crushing mediocrity really feels like a slap in the face. Annie and Chris lose their kids, Ian and Marie (Josh Paddock, Jessica Brook...