Dave Annable

This 'Armed Response' to rogue AI quickly becomes ridiculous

This 'Armed Response' to rogue AI quickly becomes ridiculous

An abandoned high-tech prison sets the stage — as well as the limited shooting budget — for “Armed Response,” a far-fetched supernatural revenge techno-thriller starring Wesley Snipes, Dave Annable and Anne Heche, and produced by KISS founder Gene Simmons and WWE Studios. If those credits sound like a wacky hodgepodge, here’s the plot: A team of special forces ops who fought in Afghanistan reconvenes in a secluded U.S. military compound called the Temple, which was intended as a place to interrogate high-level prisoners until its malfunctioning AI took on a deadly life of its own.

Although there is some entertainment value in seeing Snipes, Annable (who also played a war vet on...

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