"Johnny Mnemonic" was perhaps rightfully panned upon its initial release - I wouldn't call it a particularly successful film - but it's going to be awful hard for me not to at least appreciate a movie penned by cyberpunk icon William Gibson that also happens to star Keanu Reeves, Dolph Lundgren, Takeshi Kitano, AND Udo Kier while boasting the dream-like atmosphere of a lost FMV game for the Sega CD.
A weird and ambitious film that doesn't cohere at all due to cuts made by its distributor. Still, the film is made by fine artists like Robert Longo and William Gibson and more people should recognize how original and inventive many of its ideas are even if it is a mutilated and butchered film. For example, i have never seen a film with a hacker dolphin. Only a mad genius could think of that