Movie Reviews

‘Baby Driver’ – A Pop Symphony of Exhilaration?

  Writer/Director Edgar Wright’s sensibilities are on full display in his latest pop-comic-thriller-adrenaline ride of a film, ‘Baby Driver.’  This is his take on the heist movie; the one-last-job story so prevalent in gangster films, but here in a unique celebration of music and romance that is so packed with scene after scene of excitement, it… Continue reading ‘Baby Driver’ – A Pop Symphony of Exhilaration?

Movie Reviews

‘Ant-Man’ – the super-hero no-one asked for?

OK, admittedly there is no fan of either the Marvel cinematic or comic-book universe that was clamoring for a film adaptation of the ‘Ant-Man’ character, a super-hero that can change his size at will and control ants.  Despite this, for eight years, writer/director Edgar Wright pushed Marvel Studios to finance his vision of a comedic adventure/heist… Continue reading ‘Ant-Man’ – the super-hero no-one asked for?