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Drive is a 2011 American neo-noir crime drama film directed by Danish director Nicolas Winding Refn, starring Ryan Gosling as Driver, Carey Mulligan as Irene, Bryan Cranston as Shannon, and Albert Brooks as Bernie Rose. Although Drive shares several characteristics with the similarly named 1978 Walter Hill car-chase film, The Driver, it is adapted from the 2005 James Sallis novel of the same name, with a screenplay by Hossein Amini. Like the book, the film is about a Hollywood stunt performer (played by Gosling) who moonlights as a getaway driver. Prior to its September 2011 release, it had been shown at a number of film festivals. At the 2011 Cannes Film Festival, Drive was praised and received a standing ovation. Winding Refn won the festival's Best Director Award for the film. Reviews from critics have been positive, with many drawing comparisons to work from previous eras. Praise has also been given to Gosling's and Brooks' performances. Winding Refn has said the film was influenced by movies from the 1980s.


Action time: 2011

Action place: USA

Language: english



  • A haunting movie with a stilted atmosphere reminiscent of Mulholland Drive though in an altogether different genre. - mch

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