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Driver, The(1978)

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Brief Synopsis

"The Driver" is specialist in a rare business: he drives getaway cars in robberies. His exceptional talent prevented him from being caught yet. After another succeeded flight from the police, a self-assured detective makes it his primary goal to catch the Driver. He promises remission of of punishment to a gang if they help to convict him in a set-up robbery. The Driver seeks help from the player Isabelle to mislead the detective.

Cast & Crew

Walter Hill Director
Ronee Blakley Connection
Matt Clark Red Plainclothesman
Felice Orlandi Gold Plainclothesman
Joseph Walsh Glasses
Denny Macko Exchange Man
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MPAA Ratings:  R Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1978 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Color (DeLuxe) Distributions Co: 
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Emi Films Ltd .....Production Company, .....Theatrical Distributor, 20th Century Fox .....Studio, 20th Century Fox .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  United States (USA)
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  • "You were late."

    el debbo 2011-06-03

    O'Neal's great delivery of this line-- perfection. I think he would have been the ideal Thomas Crown, because he can play luxe and he can play... MORE>

  • CLASSIC!!

    el debbo 2011-05-23

    This is a low-key but terrific movie. Shows 70's - 80's L.A. as it really was. So mobbed in the daytime and so very empty of people at night. The... MORE>

  • The Driver (1978)

    Jay 2009-05-28

    If you like car chases, this is a film you must watch. There are plenty of them and they are very well done. Fast pace, but the drama sequences between the... MORE>