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PG-13| 1 hr. 41 min.

Plot Summary
Engineer Tom Stark (Kevin Bacon) kills a suicidal woman when his train slams into her car. Suspended from his job, he must confront his wife Megan's (Marcia Gay Harden) illness finally, but Megan announces she is going to leave him. Unexpectedly, the son (Miles Heizer) of the dead woman, arrives on the couple's doorstep and moves in with them.

Cast: Kevin Bacon , Marcia Gay Harden , Miles Heizer , Marin Hinkle , Eugene Byrd , Laura Cerón , Margo Martindale , Bonnie Root

Director: Alison Eastwood

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Warner Independent

Rails & Ties (2007)

Release Date: October 26th, 2007|1 hr. 41 min.

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  • 25
    Ruthe Stein San Francisco Chronicle

    Chock-full of holes. show more

  • 50
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    While it features three strong performance and the debut of a promising filmmaker, the story line is obvious and rather melodramatic. show more

  • 50
    Michael Rechtshaffen The Hollywood Reporter

    A heartfelt but dramatically flat portrait of a couple grappling with one tragedy whose lives are profoundly affected by the outcome of another. show more

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