Four friends (Sam Lerner, left, Jonny Weston, Allen Evangelista and Virginia Gardner) build a time travel machine in “Project Almanac.”
Four friends (Sam Lerner, left, Jonny Weston, Allen Evangelista and Virginia Gardner) build a time travel machine in “Project Almanac.” Guy D'Alema Courtesy of Paramount Pictures
Four friends (Sam Lerner, left, Jonny Weston, Allen Evangelista and Virginia Gardner) build a time travel machine in “Project Almanac.” Guy D'Alema Courtesy of Paramount Pictures

Review: A tired gimmick weakens thriller ‘Project Almanac’

January 28, 2015 06:29 PM