Unique film a tense ride
IMAGINE a film set almost exclusively in a car at night travelling on the motorway from Birmingham to London with just one protagonist in the car. He’s Ivan Locke (Hardy), a Welsh construction manager, one of the best in the business, who is leaving the most challenging job of his career to travel to London for personal reasons.
But this is a film set in the modern era, his car is a BMW, his technology is top-rate and it is the phone conversations that take place during this journey that bring an intensity to the situation.
We learn that Locke is