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License To Drive Trivia

AKA:
License To Drive Picture
1988
Heather Graham & Corey Haim.
Trivia, fun facts and more for the 1988 Comedy movie starring Corey Haim, Corey Feldman, Heather Graham et al.
Contributed by: Kara Victoria
Corey Haim and Corey Feldman were interviewed on Larry King Live on 20th July, 2007. Both Corey's admitted to being high on drugs whilst filming "License To Drive", Feldman said " If you would like to watch some drug abuse in action, you can, let's see, "License to Drive."..... "I was a mess during that movie, for sure". Corey Haim also commented that the movie was the breaking point for him.
The movie was originally to be called (and was even publicised under the name) "To Live And Drive In LA"
I purchased the VW bug used in the movie while living in Sacramento, CA in 1994. The front was damaged just before I bought it. I turned it into a Baja Bug and sold it in Hampton, Virginia in 1995.
The film won Feldman the "Youth in Film" Award in '87.
Grant Heslov, who later went on to star as "Faisil" in the 90's Schwarzenegger action flick "True Lies" makes a 'cameo' appearance as Corey's sisters 'political activist' boyfriend.
License to drive was Greg Beeman's directorial debut.
Contributed by: Becky Parsons
Bizarrely, Heather Graham no longer includes 'License to Drive' on her CV. Heather was seen soon after 'License to Drive' in 'Twin Peaks' as 'Annie', Agent Dale Cooper's strange girlfriend.
The tow-truc driver is played by R.A. Mihailoff, who essayed the role of "Leatherface" in LEATHERFACE: TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE 3.
Heather Graham grew up as a good, Catholic girl whose parents were so strict, she wasn't even allowed to watch "The Love Boat." She was also forced to turn down a starring role in "Heathers" because Mom and Dad considered the language too risque.
Contributed by: Jason Crowe
"License to Drive" was released in Germany as "Daddy's Cadillac".
Contributed by: RE Zuleta
Following "License To Drive," Heather Graham played a small-role as a young Mary Ann Benedict in Ivan Reitman's "Twins" [1988]. Then she played lead co-starring of Nadine opposite Matt Dillon, in Gus Van Sant's "Drugstore Cowboy" [1989], followed by a part in the dark-comedy "I Love You To Death" [1990] playing the part of Bridget. Then she starred as Kimberly in forgetable "Guilty As Charged"[1991]. Then came a co-starring role opposite 90210's Jamie Walters & John Travolta in the film "Shout"[1991]. Finally she played the part of Angie Blackburn on both the TV series and the movie of "Twin Peaks"[1990/91].
Contributed by: Aliki Georgiou
James Avery who plays Les's driving examiner is none other than "Phillip 'uncle Phil' Banks" from the cult TC shoe The Fresh Prince of Bel Air.
When the two Corey's are riding down the hill on a bike, you can see the bike is really a 3 wheeler, to assist the balancing!
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