A study in mood and emotion, about using the canvas of film to convey to the audience the inner feelings of the characters.
"Cars 3" has saved the best for last and will deflect the concerns of those who think this series has taken too many extra laps.
This clumsy, straightforward caper comedy is neither funny nor clever and leaves no lasting impression beyond the desire to warn people to stay away.
Has difficulty wedding its collage of ideas with a compelling narrative.
Its greater ambitions don’t make it a better movie - just a longer and more pretentious one.
The allegorical central subject matter encompasses themes of guilt and cultural repression.
The subject matter is inherently non-cinematic and, regardless of how many swoops, tilts, and fast cuts the director employs, his sense of visual flair never overcomes the underplayed drabness of the narrative.