The Place Beyond the Pines (2012)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Crime Drama, Family Drama  |   Release Date - Mar 29, 2013 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 140 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - R
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In Derek Cianfrance's The Place Beyond the Pines, Ryan Gosling plays Luke, a drifter who makes a living doing motorcycle stunts in a traveling carnival. When he discovers that he has an infant son, he decides he wants to be able to take care of the child. He meets an ex-convict who knows how to rob banks, and learns from him how to pull off heists. His actions cause his life to become intertwined with a police officer named Avery (Bradley Cooper), who chases after him during a robbery. The Place Beyond the Pines screened at the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival.

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bank-robbery, ex-convict, motorcycle, police-officer, son, motorcycle-racing, rookie