September 22, 2011
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latimes:

“Drive” tours an L.A. that isn’t on postcards: The cityscape seen in director Nicolas Winding Refn’s film is drab, standoffish and true to life.

Just don’t expect glamour shots of Walt Disney Concert Hall, Griffith Observatory and other postcard landmarks; what you see through the windshield of the cars in “Drive” is largely the drab, closed-off and forgettable cityscape of the Southern California commercial strip.

Photo:  “Drive,” starring Ryan Gosling, shows the gritty side of Los Angeles. Credit: Richrd Foreman Jr. /  FilmDistrict

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latimes:

“Drive” tours an L.A. that isn’t on postcards: The cityscape seen in director Nicolas Winding Refn’s film is drab, standoffish and true to life.

Just don’t expect glamour shots of Walt Disney Concert Hall, Griffith Observatory and other postcard landmarks; what you see through the windshield of the cars in “Drive” is largely the drab, closed-off and forgettable cityscape of the Southern California commercial strip.

Photo: “Drive,” starring Ryan Gosling, shows the gritty side of Los Angeles. Credit: Richrd Foreman Jr. / FilmDistrict

(Source: Los Angeles Times)

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    AKA Echo Park…
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    So much Valley in this movie.
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    Oh man I have to see this movie pronto.
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    "The driver also spends a lot of time around the outer edges of downtown. Whether he’s in his apartment or his car, the...
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