• The Place Beyond the Pines (2013)

The Place Beyond the Pines

Release Date: March 29th, 2013

DVD Release Date: August 6th, 2013

R |2 hr 20 min

Plot Summary

In upstate New York, two men (Ryan Gosling, Bradley Cooper), and later, their sons (Dane DeHaan, Emory Cohen) must deal with the unforeseen consequences of their actions.

Cast: Ryan Gosling, Bradley Cooper, Eva Mendes, Rose Byrne, Ben Mendelsohn, Mahershala Ali, Dane DeHaan, Emory Cohen

Director: Derek Cianfrance

Genres: Crime drama

Production Co: Sidney Kimmel Entertainment, Electric City Entertainment

Keywords: Engaging, Pursuit

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Mark JenkinsNPR

    Too much of this seething drama is devoted not to characterization but to posturing. show more

  • 70
    David RooneyThe Hollywood Reporter

    Cianfrance generally shows again that he knows how to build immersive characterizations with his actors. And while this sorrowful triptych is uneven and perhaps overly ambitious, the director displays a cool mastery of atmospherics and tone. show more

  • 70
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    One-third wonderful, The Place Beyond the Pines weakens as it unfolds for lack of what makes the early part so good. show more

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