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The Driver (1978)

The Driver (1978)

The Driver    05 Oct 1978

R 91 minReleased

7.2
IMDB: 7.2/10 246 votes

The movie Drive (2011) starring Ryan Gosling and directed by Nicolas Winding Refn is a failed rip off of this movie. It takes everything that was cool about this movie and fucks it up. A good example is that in this movie, Ryan O’Neal, unbelievably, out-cools Steve McQueen. A big part of that is because he basically doesn’t say much, at all. When other people speak he just listens intently, these scenes let the story develop ...