This noir-ish crime story will remind you a lot of
Gosling is an excellent actor, but his wide eyes and enigmatic smile are a strange counterpoint to his propensity for pounding guys to a virtual pulp.
Thank goodness for veteran actors
As expected for a movie called "Drive," the car chases through eerily quiet L.A. streets are expertly done and keep the tension high. This is a very cool movie to look at, but the filmmakers underestimated the value of a character-driven story.
SUSANNE PEREZ lives in Costa Mesa and is an executive assistant for a company in Irvine.
'I Don't Know How' to sympathize with them
There are many funny moments as the harried pace of her life unfolds in rapid fire. The use of actors talking directly to the camera during their scenes offers an amusing narrative device.
But the troubles suffered by this couple won't ring true for many ordinary people living through the Great Recession.
She works at a major investment bank patterned after
It's hard to feel sympathy for people who have little time for their children because they are so successful in their high-powered jobs.