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Still shot from the movie: Drive.


Ryan Gosling plays a driver for hire whose jobs range from movie stuntman to steering a getaway car. Usually aloof, he makes an uncharacteristically neighborly offer to a woman and her son (Carey Mulligan and Kaden Leos) that need a ride home. This friendly gesture proves the beginning of a dangerous journey for all three of them. Get the movie review and more. »


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Sexual Content: --
Language: --
Drugs/Alcohol: --
Run Time: 95
Theater Release: 16 Sep 2011
Video Release: 31 Jan 2012
MPAA Rating: R
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Why Is Drive Rated R?

This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:


- Visually explicit portrayals of violence, including a shooting and beating.

- Depictions of shooting, stabbing and fighting.

- Frequent graphic violence and brutal detail.

- Detailed gory and grotesque images.

- Upsetting and disturbing scenes.

- Depiction of an automobile accident.

Sexual Content:

- Several scenes of breast nudity shown in a non-sexual context.

- Embracing and kissing.


- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations in a non-sexual context,

- Infrequent use of scatological slang and ethno-cultural slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- References to drugs and alcohol.

- Tobacco use.

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