• Learning to Drive (2015)

Learning to Drive

Release Date: August 21st, 2015

R |1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary

A literary agent (Patricia Clarkson) whose husband left her and a Sikh driving instructor (Ben Kingsley) on the verge of an arranged marriage find that each has something to learn from the other about starting life anew.

Cast: Patricia Clarkson, Ben Kingsley, Grace Gummer, Jake Weber, Sarita Choudhury, Samantha Bee, John Hodgman, Matthew Salinger

Director: Isabel Coixet

Genres: Romance , Comedy drama

Production Co: Broad Green Pictures

Ratings & Reviews

  • 40
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    Goes by pleasantly enough as you come to understand where it’s headed, but this romantic comedy, directed by Isabel Coixet from a screenplay by Sarah Kernochan, wears out its welcome, and energy, through unswerving conformity to its dramatic scheme. show more

  • 88
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    A story of companionship, loneliness, resilience. It's a small, artfully crafted thing, but it resonates in big ways. show more

  • 40
    Sheri LindenThe Hollywood Reporter

    With its softball insights about midlife reinvention and its quasi-illuminating glances across the cultural and class divide, the movie takes its place, a la the similarly contrived The Visitor, on the spectrum of It’s Never Too Late character studies. show more

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