A uniquely told story exploring the ripples of cause and effect among intertwined characters in upstate New York. When a motorcycle stunt rider turns to crime in order to support his girlfriend and newborn child, he sets off a chain of events that binds his family's fate to an ambitious rookie cop.

Selected Press

  • “Neil LaBute and an all-star cast surprisingly breathe new life into the material.”

    – Christy Lemire, Associated Press

Festivals and Awards

  • National Board of Review Award: Top Ten Independent Films

Award Nominations

  • Saturn Award: Best Thriller Film
  • Satellite Award: Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Ryan Gosling)

Key Cast & Crew

  • Director: Derek Cianfrance
  • Cast: Ryan Gosling, Eva Mendes, Bradley Cooper
  • Writers: Derek Cianfrance, Ben Coccio, Darius Marder
  • Producers: Sidney Kimmel, Alex Orlovsky, Jamie Patricof, Lynette Howell

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