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License to Drive (1988)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy  |  6 July 1988 (USA)
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A teen decides to go for a night on the town with his friends despite flunking his driver's test.

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Harvey Miller ...
The Professor
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Paolo (as M.A. Nickles)
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Grant Goodeve ...
Natalie's DMV Examiner
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Les' DMV Examiner
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Karl
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School Teacher / Bus Driver
Helen Hanft ...
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Rudy
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Storyline

Les doesn't have a driving license yet, but to impress his gorgeous date Mercedes he borrows his grandpa's Cadillac for a night out... and has to witness the poor car going through more and more intense maltreatments. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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Some guys get all the brakes!

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6 July 1988 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

To Live and Drive in L.A.  »

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Budget:

$8,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$22,433,275 (USA)
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Neither Corey Feldman nor Corey Haim had a driver's license and were in the middle of obtaining it during the filming of the movie. See more »

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There is a crew member reflected in Les' back window at the drive-in restaurant. See more »

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Charles: We're going to be locked up with men who murdered, and raped, and robbed convenience stores.
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TOUCH AND GO
Written by Lorraine Lewis, Mozzi Rowd and Danny Wilde
Performed by Femme Fatale
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21 December 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

well what can i say don't read other comments this is 80s at its best...

great cast great story... plus a great few cars.

plus there's a great scene at the start with Heather Grahem and Freddy Cruger ( another great movie)

also check out Philip banks from the fresh prince......

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one of the best 80s films around not yet on pal DVD but wont be long........ check out my reviews i don't lie

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