Review: Darkest Hour (2017)

We shall fight at the Oscars.

by Benjamín Harguindey

Offering little in the way of novelty or excitement, Darkest Hour (2017) is essentially a one-man show starring Gary Oldman as Winston Churchill, delivering a wonderfully humane performance that sidesteps cliché in an otherwise unremarkable period piece. Best case scenario, history will remember the movie as the vehicle that finally earned Oldman a long overdue Oscar, and not much else.

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Edgar Wright is back with ‘Baby Driver’

Hello, Edgar. How’s the hand?

by Benjamín Harguindey

Alright, so it’s only been 4 years since The World’s End (2013) but after the prolonged will-they-or-won’t-they that was Edgar Wright’s involvement with Marvel’s Ant-Man (2015) it’s nice to see him back in the director’s chair and toting a comedy unmistakably bearing his signature.

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