FilmDistrict has released the red band trailer for Drive that premiered today at Comic-Con. Matt raved about the trailer in his recap of the panel, and I wholeheartedly agree: a terrific tease for the film. Everyone at Cannes and the LA Film Festival loved it. It will screen again later tonight at Comic-Con, another place where I am not. September 16 is the release date for us common folk. Marking the days…
Ryan Gosling stars as a stunt driver who moonlights as a wheelman for criminals. When he agrees to help the husband of his beautiful neighbor (Carey Mulligan), matters go awry and he must protect the neighbor and her son. Christina Hendricks, Bryan Cranston, Ron Perlman, Oscar Isaac, and Albert Brooks also star in Drive, directed by Nicolas Winding Refn. Watch the trailer after the jump.
“Drive” is the story of a Hollywood stunt driver by day (Gosling), a loner by nature, who moonlights as a top-notch getaway driver-for-hire in the criminal underworld. He finds himself a target for some of LA’s most dangerous men after agreeing to aid the husband of his beautiful neighbor, Irene (Mulligan). When the job goes dangerously awry, the only way he can keep Irene and her son alive is to do what he does best—Drive!