About

The Driver specializes in driving getaway cars for robberies. His exceptional talent has prevented him from being caught yet. After another successful flight from the police a self-assured detective makes it his primary goal to catch the Driver. He promises pardons to a gang if they help to convict him in a set-up robbery. The Driver seeks help from The Player to mislead the detective.

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Directed by

Walter Hill

Written by

Walter Hill (Screenplay)

Runtime

91 minutes

Country

United States of America, United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

To break the driver, the cop was willing to break the law.

Cast

Keywords

car detective casino los angeles, california cult film heist gambling robbery neo-noir card game witness bag of money anti hero getaway driver set up

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Lists

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