Because we just can’t get enough of Ryan Gosling in Drive, here’s a new behind-the-scenes video with Gosling talking about his character, the story, choices he made in certain scenes, and cars. The film’s directed by Nicolas Winding Refn and also stars Carey Mulligan, Oscar Isaac, Albert Brooks, Ron Perlman, and Christina Hendricks. Drive will open in theaters on September 16, 2011.
The Plot: Ryan Gosling stars as a Los Angeles wheelman for hire, stunt driving for movie productions by day and steering getaway vehicles for criminal operations by night. A loner by nature, Driver can’t help falling in love with his beautiful but vulnerable neighbor Irene (Carey Mulligan), a young mother dragged into a dangerous criminal underworld by the return of ex-convict husband Standard (Oscar Isaac). After a heist operation, intended to help Standard pay off protection money, spins out of control, Driver finds himself driving defense for the girl he loves, tailgated by a syndicate of deadly serious criminals (Albert Brooks and Ron Perlman). When the gangsters reveal that they’re after more than the bag of money in his trunk—that they’re coming straight for Irene and her son—Driver is forced to shift gears and go on the offense.