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Review: Baby Driver (2017)
BABY DRIVER isn’t just Edgar Wright’s long-awaited return to work after being stung by a big studio. Wright’s first American film also represents his coming of age as a filmmaker. Maturity on film isn’t just about going darker or toning … Continue reading
Posted in Film, Film Review Tagged Ansel Elgort, Baby Driver, CJ Jones, Edgar Wright, Focus, Guardians of the Galaxy, Jamie Foxx, John Hamm, Kevin Spacey, Lily James, Spaced, Suicide Squad, The World's End, Thriller 7 Comments
My Clichés! I Can’t See Without My Clichés!
There are a few plot, dialogue and aesthetic elements that are used time and time again in movies that drive me to despair. Whether it’s through lazy screenwriting, lazy direction or just because filmmakers think they have to conform to what … Continue reading
Posted in Film, Film Feature Tagged Film, Jurassic Park, Michael Bay, Movies, Paul Greengrass, Revenge of the Sith, Scooby Doo, Scream, Spaced, The Cabin in the Woods, Wayne Knight Leave a comment