Hossein Amini

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Director Nicolas Winding Refn Starring
  • Ryan Gosling
  • Carey Mulligan
    Distributor Universal Pictures Production Company Mark Platt Productions

    Film adaptation of James Salliss' novel about a Hollywood stunt driver who also works as a getaway driver at night. When a heist goes wrong, a contract is put on his head and his survival skills are tested to their limits.

    Directed by Nicolas Winding Refn, the film was released in the UK on 23rd September. It was nominated for the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival in 2011 and BIFA 2011 Best Foreign Independent Film.


    Drive feels like some kind of masterpiece-(Hossein Amini's script, from a spare 2005 crime novel by James Sallis, should be required reading for aspiring screenwriters.) Joshua Rothkopf
    Time Out New York

    Drive is superior on every level...a blood-pumping thrill ride of a movie Wendy Ide
    The Times
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    Buckle up; it's quite a ride. Xan Brooks
    The Guardian

    a brutal, tender and outrageous genre mash-up Simon Reynolds
    Digital Spy

    Slickly compelling, beautifully crafted and so damn shiny Tom Huddleston
    Time Out
    Full Review