Drive movie transports the audience into a narrative with a classical trajectory (a case of resurrection ) narrated with an astounding virtuosity. Camera movements, art direction, soundtrack, everything was designed to take you into a world that just the director Nicholas Winding Refn could create. A film composed by already cult scenes, which asks a vital question to any watch enthusiast: What sort of watch is Ryan Gosling wearing?
“Should I push , you give me a time and a place I provide a five minute window”– Ryan Gosling — Drive
Ryan Gosling clasp is watch on the steering wheel of his own Chevrolet Chevelle 1973 and accelerate, foot down, in Los Angeles’ streets.
Its watch, complete protagonist in this film, is a white gold Patek Philippe Calatrava 5196 G drive replica watches with a brown strap. The real version hasn’t yet been used during filming but 5 to 6 replicas have worked as double. Too risky indeed to harm a real Patek during the numerous stunts and fights scenes using an astonishing realism.
This choice apparently came out of a concertation between Ryan Gosling and manager Nicholas Winding Refn who aims to find a classical and timeless watch, the protagonist would have inherited from his father.
The Patek Philippe World Time 5130p replica watch ref. 5130 is certainly the best and most tasteful worldtimer ever created. Fitted with a gorgeous case measuring 39.5 millimeters in diameter available in yellow gold, rose gold, white gold or gold, along with a silvery white guilloché sunburst dial with gold applied hour markers and 24 time zone ring using day/night indicator, this view is not only very easy to use but also extremely beautiful and refined. The understated look and classiness of Patek Philippe world time moon replica watches are present in each detail of the timepiece that’s a joy to wear.
The beating heart within this Patek is your automatic calibre 240 HU composed of 239 parts, a 22K gold off-centered miniature rotor, eight bridges, gyromax balance and which provides a power reserve of 48 hours while still beating at a frequency of 21,600 vph. The calibre is totally visible via the display case back and the Côtes p Genève finish on the bridges along with the perlage are a real treat for the eyes. Only when wearing Patek Philippe world time reference 7130 fake watches one knows why you just take care of it for the next generation.
This exceptional timepiece is very easy to use and it takes is to allow the wearer to push the button at 10 o’clock to tell time across 24 different timezones. The minute and hour hands display the local time at the middle of the dial. Surrounding it are just two rings, one with the names of 24 cities that endure for the 24 time zones, the other with a 24-hour ring comprising a darker part with a moon symbol for the nocturnal hours plus a brighter one with a sun symbol for your daytime hours. Local time is time at the zone represented by the city at the exact top of the dial in the 12 o’clock position. The time in any other zone is exhibited from the 24-hour ring reverse the name of the various city. After traveling, the easiest way to tell time in the destination city is that the push the button at 10 o’clock before town you’re traveling to looks at the 12 o’clock position.
Fitted with an elegant matte alligator strap that is hand-stitched and outfitted with a folding clasp, this watch is extremely comfortable and one that wears true to its size. The next time you’re traveling across the world in 80 days and you examine this timepiece on your wrist, you will understand even further why this heirloom is going to be passed down to your descendants.