A musician who has lost his passion for music is transported out of his body and must find his way back with the help of an infant soul learning about herself.
There’s plenty of heart in Soul, but not always in the right place.| Read in full: Soul movie review We Love Cinema
It’s a deeply sweet, happy, gentle film.The Guardian
amie Foxx shines as Joe; his voice work is expressive and memorable, and he makes for a perfect foil to comedy legend Tina Fey. Even so, it’s disappointing that in Pixar’s first film with a Black lead, he spends a fair amount of time as either a blue blob or a cat.Little White Lies
Appropriately for a film about a man seeking musical excellence, Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross deliver a glassy synth score of ethereal beauty when Joe and 22 navigate through the after- and before-lives, while Jon Batiste’s lively jazz invigorates several earthbound scenes.Sight & Sound