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Year
2017
Runtime
113 min.
Director
Edgar Wright
Genres
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Music
Rating *
7.6
Votes *
324,225
Checks
10,502
Favs
945
Dislikes
89
Favs/checks
9.0% (1:11)
Favs/dislikes
11:1
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  1. Panunzio's avatar

    Panunzio

    Amazing cast, beautifully choreographed, lots of fun, but yet the plot (especially in the final act) turns into a bit of a mess.

    Definitely a cut above the vast majority of action/heist movies due to it's inventiveness, playfulness, and superb direction, but I couldn't help feel a little underwhelmed at the end after the movie descends into a series of seemingly mindless explosions and shootouts.
    2 years ago
  2. Siskoid's avatar

    Siskoid

    Edgar Wright's long-awaited Baby Driver is a marvel of sound design, using its diagetic soundtrack and sound effects to create the visuals' syntax, with Wright bringing his attention to detail and sense of comic timing to what is this time technically an action drama. The story follows the character of Baby, a precision driver with tinnitus who must listen to music to drown out the noise and has been roped into a rash of burglaries that, as might be expected, go terribly wrong just as he's trying to pull himself out. It occurred to me that while Hollywood movies are credited for inventing, or at least over-using, the car chase, few of them are ever at once interesting and look real (as opposed to both Fast and Furious). It takes Hong Kong directors or Europeans to really hit some high notes with that type of action, it seems. All that to say the car chases in Baby Driver are INSANELY good. And while the plot, though not without its surprises, is simple and even familiar, its interesting characters and technical mastery hardly give you enough time to notice. 2 years ago
  3. Shingwauk's avatar

    Shingwauk

    Started out alright and then it just went on and on and on. 1 year 10 months ago
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  1. This movie ranks #50 in IMDb's Music Top 50
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  2. This movie ranks #54 in Best Of Rotten Tomatoes
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    54
  3. This movie ranks #115 in Reddit top 250
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  4. This movie ranks #666 in All-Time Worldwide Box office
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  5. This movie ranks #813 in The 21st Century's Most Acclaimed Films
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