The Place Beyond the Pines Synopsis
Luke is a high-wire motorcycle stunt performer who travels from town to town with the carnival, until he takes a new job as a bank robber.
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The First Great Movie of 2013

By MedRed
It's about time! Not since "Side Effects" has there been a plot driven, well acted, beautifully shot movie with fully developed characters for 2013...and The Place Beyond the Pines (TPBTP) takes it to...

Not my kind of movie

By Rebel21
For me, this is not my type of movie. Although the coming attractions I have seen give the impression of being an action movie it was very slow moving....

The Place Beyond the Pines

By terrysigns4u
This had a winning cast so it should have been anything but a loser. The beginning of the movie gets off on a good start but after that it is a mess of disjointed pieces that are not properly tied...

GOOD SOLID STORY

By DONETZ
THIS FILM IS A EXCELLENT PLOT AND THE OUTCOME ...... IT IS A GREAT MISFORTUNE THAT , IN COMTEMPORY CULTURE , THERE ARE FILMS WITH THE DEPTH OF THIS FILM ...........

Worst Movie Since Waterworld...Don't Understand Reviews

By hugobarb
I was shocked at how bad this movie was in every aspect and don't understand the reviews. The movie was disjointed and like a patch work quilt of story lines that they try to bring together with no...

The Place Beyond the Pines

By stevendbeard
Ryan plays a carnival motorcycle stuntman that travels around the country . He runs into Eva , an old girlfriend [with a new baby ] . He puts two and two together and decides to stick around and...

A Place Beyond the Pines

By dheslington
The movie was very, very slow. Truly, does not hollywood know that excessive use of the F word shows a limited vocabulary? I never saw reviews for the movie, but I thought because of the stellar...

Gosling and Cooper do it again! Well done!

By sclori
Two words best describe this movie: Fantastic and Heavy. Ryan Gosling, Bradley Cooper and even Eva Mendes are all excellent in their roles. Great story, direction, acting and soundtrack! The story...

A Little Boring

By kurtisw
This movie was a little long and boring. It had potential, but failed to deliver....

Pretty Good Flick

By RhondaB
The acting is superb - the male eye candy is excellent too. The movie plot is just slightly predictable, but still interesting enough to keep your attention. It's definitely the best picture out...

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Rated R | For for language throughout, some violence, teen drug and alcohol use, and a sexual reference
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Melancholy, mature drama explores father-son themes.
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