About

Driver is a skilled Hollywood stuntman who moonlights as a getaway driver for criminals. Though he projects an icy exterior, lately he's been warming up to a pretty neighbor named Irene and her young son, Benicio. When Irene's husband gets out of jail, he enlists Driver's help in a million-dollar heist. The job goes horribly wrong, and Driver must risk his life to protect Irene and Benicio from th...

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Directed by

Nicolas Winding Refn

Written by

Hossein Amini (Screenplay)
James Sallis (Novel)

Runtime

100 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Get In. Get Out. Get Away

Cast

Keywords

violence los angeles, california stuntman police chase car chase existentialism neo-noir crime lord silent protagonist getaway

Photos

Lists

#211 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Sound Editing Lon Bender