Director: Nicolas Refn
Starring: Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan, Ron Perlman, Christina Hendricks, Bryan Cranston
Release Date: Fri 23 Sep 2011
Ryan Gosling stars as a Los Angeles wheelman for hire, stunt driving for movie productions by day and steering getaway vehicles for armed heists by night. Though a loner by nature, Driver cant help falling in love with his beautiful neighbor Irene (Carey Mulligan), a vulnerable young mother dragged into a dangerous underworld by the return of her ex-convict husband Standard (Oscar Isaac). After a heist intended to pay off Standards protection money spins unpredictably out of control, Driver finds himself driving defense for the girl he loves, tailgated by a syndicate of deadly serious criminals. But when he realizes that the gangsters are after more than the bag of cash in his trunk-that theyre coming straight for Irene and her son-Driver is forced to shift gears and go on offense.