Baby Driver

Baby Driver

DVD - 2017
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A talented, young getaway driver relies on the beat of his personal soundtrack to be the best in the game. But after being coerced into working for a crime boss, he must face the music when a doomed heist threatens his life, love and freedom.
Publisher: Culver City, California : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017]
Branch Call Number: DVD Action B115 2017
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (approximately 112 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
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Baby is a getaway driver and since he's the central character, there's no shortage of car chases. If that's not enough to excite you, the soundtrack sure will.


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DonnaMeness
Sep 21, 2020

THE MUSIC ..THE MUSIC!!

He is in a hell of a jam but one more job & he is finished payback to BIG BOSS..or is he.

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krazykat13
Dec 22, 2019

I enjoyed the style and struggle of the characters.

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Emedsa
Oct 30, 2019

This was such a great movie! I loved all the music played and the car chase scenes were fascinating. The actors/actresses did an amazing job in this film.

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amanoletters99
Oct 01, 2019

The first scene with the Jon Spencer track, 'Bellbottoms' is the best part of this film. After that? I'm not so sure. I know this is fiction, but shouldn't Baby have worn gloves? His fingerprints are all over the cars. Guess that part of police detective work was left out intentionally. Would have made for a nice sub plot though, oh well.

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Palomino
Aug 21, 2019

Get Away Driver. Oh, Baby. B-A-B-Y. Devil Behind The Wheel. Look How Cute Elgort Is. And Baby is the Driver. One Last Job. The Driver. Anything would've been a better title than Baby Driver. Here are my thoughts 1) a helluva car chase, I didn't realize it was that kind of movie 2) Aww, it's a nice romantic comedy 3) No, not very nice 4) Why is it called Baby Driver, that doesn't make sense 5) No seriously I dont understand Baby Driver 6) I feel anxious 7) that was a long time to find out why it's called Baby Driver.

As others have mentioned, the problem may be that I'm not a 10 year old boy. Or that Kingsman 2 can be a James Bond musical, but normal movies can't.

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ScorchingSun
Jun 21, 2019

A slick style, deviant characters and fast action couldn't elevate this film's average quality.
Kevin S. played his usual robot-faced cool dude.

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ericbrown601
Jun 08, 2019

A great action film with plenty of humor to watch!

Can't wait for "Baby Driver 2!"

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misterwisp
Apr 24, 2019

It's definitely something different! For me it was in a good way. Reminded me of the Ryan Gosling movie "Drive" a little. They have similar themes and both are stylish car chase action movies. I'd save Drive is better overall.

The story and characters are fairly simple and straightforward. I thought that made it easy to enjoy. Simple isn't automatically bad. I don't get at all the comments of people not understanding what was happening. Reasons to watch it would be for the car chases paired with classic songs and how that is unexpectedly cool, the actors involved, and a love story that while not complicated I found compelling in it's simplicity.

but yeah..if you go in looking for a standard action/car chase movie this might not be what you want. Seems like a "love it or hate it" kind of movie.

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mglibrary
Apr 21, 2019

An incredibly stylish movie that won't please all, but is certainly one of my new favorites. The movie is the quintessential action movie that has a sort of retro vibe to it, which is helped by the amazing soundtrack. I have watched this movie many times and I still feel like coming back to it regularly!

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anthonyronci
Mar 31, 2019

A++

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reginator_22
Feb 13, 2018

Violence: Gun violence.

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AMerr22
Oct 17, 2017

Violence: Some gun violence and other violent images.

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RosyHorror
Jul 02, 2017

Coarse Language: Lots of uses of the f-word and a few uses of the r-word

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RosyHorror
Jul 02, 2017

Violence: Frequent gunplay and robberies, many characters die

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imagenel
Feb 09, 2018

It may seem tough now, but once they are gone, you'll miss having someone to care for.

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reginator_22
Jan 16, 2018

Bats: [blowing a place up] Tequila.

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Starmaple
Dec 16, 2017

Cool action movie. Worth watching.

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jimg2000
Oct 29, 2017

IMDb has many choice quotes already but not these two yet as of today:
Your name's baby? B-a-b-y, baby?
-Yeah.
Well, then, you have us all beat. Every damn song is about you. We could drive back and forth across the states forever and never run out of "baby" songs. We might run out of gas, though.
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It's Debbie. Debora.
-Oh, like the song. The Beck one? Yeah.
Well, except I'm d-e-b-o-r-a, and I think that's just d-e-b-r-a. I don't know that one.
-Oh, it goes, um... Jenny? The song's about him wanting to get with Jenny
and her sister, too, whose name is Debra.
So it's not even really about me. It's about the sister. My sister's name is Mary.
She has got all the songs. "Mary, Mary, where you goin' to?" "Proud Mary keep on burnin'." "The wind cries Mary." She's got me beat. Again. She's got endless songs. I got one.
-No, you got two.
What's the other one?
-Debora, the song I'm talking about.
Who by?
-Trex.

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rapunzel454
Dec 22, 2017

rapunzel454 thinks this title is suitable for 16 years and over

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RosyHorror
Jul 02, 2017

RosyHorror thinks this title is suitable for 15 years and under

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