R | | Action, Comedy, Romance
Former getaway driver Charlie Bronson jeopardizes his Witness Protection Plan identity in order to help his girlfriend get to Los Angeles. The feds and Charlie's former gang chase them on the road.
Because of the small budget, many of the cast members did their own stunt driving. Dax Shepard is known to be a car enthusiast.
Yul Perrkins a.k.a. Charles Bronson:
You're not concentrating. I can tell. You're thinking about emails or text messages or handbags. Taylor Lautner.
Annie Bean: You don't know that. You don't know what I'm thinking about.
Yul Perrkins a.k.a. Charles Bronson: Lautner.
Yul Perrkins a.k.a. Charles Bronson: Okay, I don't know the specifics, but I know it's some kind of ...
Annie Bean: ...
Throughout the movie, Annie and Yul are on their way to an interview at "U.C.". When they arrive, they pull up in front of iconic and often filmed Oviatt Library located at California State University, Northridge. CSUN is not a UC (University of California) school.
Prior, they are shown driving South along the coast then driving through the Los Angeles River in East LA. This would require a big circle to get back to Northridge.
During the final credits there is an additional scene depicting the job interview that was the point of the whole road-trip.
$4,675,026 (USA) (24 August 2012)
$13,746,550 (USA) (5 October 2012)
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