“First Man” isn’t entertaining throughout every small step but ends with one giant leap that makes it worthwhile.
This week on Deja View, reviews editor Jake Leary sat down with staff writer Charlie Musante about “Blade Runner 2049” and decides whether Denis Villeneuve’s “Blade Runner” sequel lives up to the original’s legacy.
Alluding to William Shakespeare’s “Julius Caesar,” George Clooney’s well-crafted new drama chronicles the struggle between personal integrity and political ambition.
In “Drive,” director Nicolas Refn defies the mainstream formula for action movies by trading witty one-liners and 30-minute explosion sequences for a meaningful character struggle and a love story that doesn’t rely on a one-dimensional hot babe in a fast car.
Last night I went to go see that new Ryan Gosling movie, “Drive.” I only saw the preview a couple days ago after a few artists I follow on Twitter started promoting it. At first glance, it looked like a typical “car movie:” speed, adrenaline, bad guys and guns. I’ve seen “Fast and the Furious”…