About the film
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Release Date: June 08, 1978
|Slogan||:||«To break the driver, the cop was willing to break the law.»|
|Genres||:||Crime, Thriller, Action|
|Production Companies||:||20th Century Fox, EMI Films|
|Producers||:||Jane Feinberg, Mike Fenton, Frank Marshall, Lawrence Gordon, Russell Saunders, Don Kruger|
The Driver specializes in driving getaway cars for robberies. His exceptional talent has prevented him from being caught yet. After another successful flight from the police a self-assured detective makes it his primary goal to catch the Driver. He promises pardons to a gang if they help to convict him in a set-up robbery. The Driver seeks help from The Player to mislead the detective.