Movie Diary 6/21/2017

War for the Planet of the Apes (Matt Reeves, 2017). Hey, they finally did one of these I liked. I mean, since the 70s. It’s as slow and serious as a biblical epic, and the approach kinda works. (full review 7/14)

Baby Driver (Edgar Wright, 2017). This one got a lot of fun buzz in its festival screenings, and “fun buzz” is an apt term for it. Possibly the only term. Jamie Foxx, Jon Hamm, Kevin Spacey all have good day-off vibes going. (full review 6/30)