Coming Distractions: There’s nowhere to run from the first trailer for Edgar Wright’s Baby Driver
— Entertainment Weekly (@EW) March 12, 2017
It’s been four long years (and one stalled-out Ant-Man movie) since Edgar Wright’s last film, The World’s End, arrived in theaters. Now, just in time for its premiere tonight at SXSW, Wright is ready to release the first trailer for his upcoming Baby Driver, starring Ansel Elgort as a getaway driver whose sense of ”the hum and the drum” forces him to soundtrack his own car chases, even as it makes him the best wheelman around.
Co-starring Kevin Spacey, Jamie Foxx, Jon Hamm, Jon Bernthal, and Lily James as the object of Elgort’s affections, the trailer lays out the movie’s elemental premise in a few quick beats: good music, tough criminals, a wholesome lady, and some kick-ass driving stunts. For once, Wright seems less …