Get unlimited digital access to $0.99 for 4 weeks.

'Jack the Giant Slayer' -- 2 stars

PG-13; 1:54 running timeSinger, director of the better "X-Men" pictures and the densely plotted "Usual Suspects," boasts an extravagant imagination and a welcome touch of seriousness when traffic-managing a complex physical production. Here, though, the seriousness turns heavy-spirited. Despite...