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Trailers from Hell: Nicolas Winding Refn’s Arthouse Action Noir ‘Drive’

Trailers from Hell: Nicolas Winding Refn's Arthouse Action Noir 'Drive'

Josh Olson on Noir! concludes at Trailers from Hell, with screenwriter Olson opting to introduce a contemporary noir, Nicolas Winding Refn’s “Drive.”

Danish director Winding Refn received the Cannes
Film Festival’s Best Director award for his 2011 film about a stuntman who
picks up extra cash as a getaway driver. An art-house action movie in the
tradition of WAGES OF FEAR and ROAD WARRIOR, the film stars Ryan Gosling as the
existential stunt man along with a remarkable supporting cast including Carey
Mulligan, Bryan Cranston, Ron Perlman and Albert Brooks, who won several
critic’s awards including the National Society of Film Critics for Best
Supporting Actor.

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