Stars: Kate Beckinsale, Gabriel Macht, Tom Skerritt
Director: Dominic Sena
Rating: R, violence, grisly images, language, nudity
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Early in "Whiteout," a murder mystery set in a South Pole research station, a federal marshal played by Kate Beckinsale strips down and takes a shower. Why? No particular reason. But she'll spend the rest of the film in a parka.
That scene makes about as much sense as anything else in Dominic Sena's thriller. Beckinsale plays…