By Marc Bernardin
Updated April 13, 2007 04:00 AM

Some geniuses set up shop on a tiny atoll in the Indian Ocean to figure out a way to literally look into the past. Then they start getting killed.

Hottie Factor
Porn-perusing physicist heroine Elisa Robledo is notable more for the fullness of her oft-nude body than her theories.

Bottom Line
Zig Zag could’ve been a bad Crichton tech-thriller knockoff, but José Carlos Somoza displays an unhurried style and a refreshing appreciation for advanced science.