'Hotel Artemis' isn't worth checking out, despite its guest list

Jeff Goldblum, Zachary Quinto and Jodie Foster in 'Hotel Artemis'

(CNN)"Hotel Artemis" serves up a peculiar mishmash of ideas, made more intriguing by its eclectic roster of high-class talent. Ultimately, though, this moody, bleak film about a secretive hospital for criminals oozes atmosphere but isn't worth checking out, or perhaps, checking in.

Set a decade in the future, the movie finds Los Angeles in the throes of mass civil unrest, born out of water shortages related to