Venom doesn’t take its car chase too seriously, and that’s what makes it great

Eminem, tater tots, Tom Hardy in a lobster tank, the worst wig in film history, a man and an alien bonding over being losers: Ruben Fleischer’s Venom wasn’t exactly the most critically acclaimed movie of 2018, but it was arguably one of the most fun—and weirdest. It has one of the most entertaining chases in recent memory, unexpectedly filled with more practical special effects than you’d expect for a CGI-heavy superhero flick.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/03/19/venom-car-chase-is-non-serious-fun