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View Poll Results: Do you think Clive Owen drives for himself in his BMW films?
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Old 07-27-2005, 02:06 AM   #1 (permalink)
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So I am at my buddy's house and we have some friends over.

We were discussing things and some of us believe that Clive Owen DOES do his own driving in his BMW films movies and "The Transpporter".

However, I believe that he did not do the driving in those films and just did the acting.

We placed a bet on this so I thought it would be a good idea to ask some of the BMW community what they think. In theory we would be the largest fan group of such movies.

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Old 07-27-2005, 03:51 AM   #2 (permalink)
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In BMW films when you watch one of those extra vids on themaking of you realise there is a stunt driver. So i'm pretty sure he doesnt do the driving in BMW films, other than that it's a toss up.
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as //?M power said if u watch the extras in the BMW films they show that he isnt driving, and he wasnt in "the transporter" that was Jason Statham, so i would say he didnt do any driving in that flick eather . But! Jason Statham did do 90% of the driving, and all the stunts in the transporter so he is who you should idealize above Clive!

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Old 07-27-2005, 03:23 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I haven't actually seen the transporter so I was just going off my friends saying that it was Clive Owen.

What do they know though, they drive Nissans (S14's) :nana

just messin, I know //M Power drives a S13 and they are pretty good cars in their own right.

So you say I should be idealizing Jason Statham

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Old 07-28-2005, 02:12 AM   #5 (permalink)
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hehe die?

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and i dotn actually "drive" the s13 persay......rather watch it sit there with a wasted clutch
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^^ What he said.

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hehe die?

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and i dotn actually "drive" the s13 persay......rather watch it sit there with a wasted clutch
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no more clutch kick for you sir.... :P
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I can't find it but I'm positive I read somewhere that he did a good bit of the driving. Maybe just not that jump in the M5 . . . that scares me everytime.

I never saw the transporter, but Clive needs to be the next Bond. Clive > Jason. Cuz Clive could steal his woman. Booya!
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