By Kevin P. Sullivan
Updated July 22, 2011 at 04:18 PM EDT

With only about a month and a half until its release, it was beginning to seem like we were never going to see a real trailer for Drive, the Cannes darling starring Ryan Gosling. But Comic-Con changed all of that yesterday when Film District unveiled a red-band trailer for the Nicolas Winding Refn thriller and reminded all of us of the dangers of combining hammers and live ammunition. Take a test drive with the NSFW trailer below.

Drive received some of the most positive reviews at Cannes back in May, but the general public had seen precious little until the reveal yesterday in Hall H. Expanding on the two short clips released for Cannes, the trailer introduces us to the unnamed Driver, a movie stunt man who moonlights as a getaway driver. Critics have praised the film for its throw-back ruthlessness and a tone reminiscent of Steve McQueen movies.

Drive arrives in theaters on Sept. 16.

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