- DVD DRAMA (CEN, EAS)
In English, with optional English or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan, Bryan Cranston, Christina Hendricks, Ron Perlman, Oscar Isaac, Albert Brooks, Russ Tamblyn.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment,
1 videodisc (ca. 100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
MPAA rating: R; for strong brutal bloody violence, language and some nudity.
A Hollywood stunt driver moonlights as a wheelman for criminals by night. Though a loner by nature, "Driver" can't help falling in love with his beautiful neighbor Irene, a young mother dragged into a dangerous underworld by the return of her ex-convict husband. After a heist goes wrong, Driver finds himself driving defense for the girl he loves, tailgated by a syndicate of deadly serious criminals. Soon he realizes the gangsters are after more that the bag of cash and is forced to shift gears and go on the offense.
Title from container.
Based on the book by James Sallis.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
Special features: 4 featurettes: "I drive the Driver," "Driver and Irene : the relationship," "Under the hood : story," "Cut to the chase : stunts" ; "Drive without a driver : interview with Nicolas Winding Refn" documentary.