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  • Posted April 9, 2012

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    Interesting

    Good movie. The acting, suspense and camera work was really good. Love the music.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted June 13, 2013

    I liked it a lot. The soundtrack was eerie and fit the film perf

    I liked it a lot. The soundtrack was eerie and fit the film perfectly. Is there a soundtrack available?

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  • Posted January 31, 2012

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    Drive is gonna be in my Drive for a while!

    "Drive" is an interesting film, its almost cinema minus the film, lots of emotive long shots of people staring at one another, but this is somewhat the "Cinema's" problem as well. "Drive" was subject to what is likely one of the worst marketing campaigns in history, if you watch any of the trailers you'll likely get the idea the film is an Action Packed affair, with lots of Killing, Fast Cars, and a bit of romance. That is unfortunately pretty innacurate the film has, and I say this with caution knowing it can be taken good or bad, an incredibly slow pace. For the first 45 minutes or so aside from a brief opening clip there isn't much action or driving at all like I said you can consider that good or bad but I'm just telling you that's how it is. There really isn't that much Action/Violence in this film only about 10 or so instances, now I know your thinking "that sounds like a lot" but its really not, you go watch almost any other R rated "Action" film(I.E. "The Expendables", "Training Day", "Predators" etc)and you will find many more instances. That being said most of the violence in this film, such as the now famed "Elevator Scene" is pretty graphic so I wouldn't be showing it to a Preschooler, but its probably okay for most Older "Mature" teens, that being said a lot of the characters behave very poorly(Driver hits a woman, most of the Male Characters swear at their discretion) so that should be taken into account, but c'mon its an R Rated movie wadd'ya expect? Back to my main point the film's style is depending on how you look at it either its biggest success or its biggest failure, so long as you bare with it and dont expect people to be dying every five seconds you should be fine. I personal was irritated that the marketing campaign portrayed it as something it clearly isn't, but I came to enjoy it nonetheless. Also I would like to warn you that the Ending is somewhat ambigious so dont expect your typically happy ending, its not depressing but its open to interpretation. The film's soundtrack is also quite good giving it a somewhat 80's techno'ish feeling. To sum up "Drive" is an odd little piece of Cinema that will be enjoyed by some and hated by others, but as the Emotional Drama that it is I enjoy it tremendously.

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