Set mostly in Arizona and L.A., Drive is a classic noir about a man who stunt drives for movies by day and drives for criminals at night. He is double-crossed and, though before he has never been involved in the violence ('I drive. That's all.'), he goes after the ones who double-crossed him and tried to kill him. This is the film tie-in edition.
Drive, James Sallis's critically acclaimed thriller about a movie stunt-man who moonlights as a getaway driver for the mob, became an award-winning film, directed by Nicholas Winding Refn, starring Ryan Gosling and Carey Mulligan and introduced Sallis to a worldwide audience - this is the stunning sequelSeven years have passed since Driver ended his campaign against those who double-crossed him. He has left the old life, become Paul West and founded a successful business back in Phoenix.But walking down the street one day, he and his fiancée are attacked by two men and, while Driver dispatches both, his fiancée is killed.Sinking back into anonymity, aided by his friend Felix, an ex-gangbanger and Desert Storm vet, Driver realises that his past stalks him - and will not stop.He has to turn and face it.
A hired killer on his final job; a burned-out detective with a dying wife; a young boy abandoned by his parents and living alone by his wits. Three people, solitary and disconnected from society. A coming-of-age novel, a crime novel and a novel of the contemporary Southwest USA set against the unforgiving sunlight and sprawl of Phoenix, Arizona.