The Place Beyond the Pines
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The movie plays out over a course of fifteen year, kicking off in 1996 with Luke Glanton, who is a locally well-known motorcycle stuntman. Not too far into the movie, Luke learns that he a baby son with his ex-lover Romina. In an effort to be closer to his son, Luke quits his stuntman job and starts working at a local workshop. With money tight, Luke starts to explore other opportunities to ease his financial problems that eventually lead to him robbing banks. While things start out well, his luck runs out quickly and results in his death by an ambitious rookie police officer Avery Cross. Fast forward 15 years, and the plot thickens as Avery’s past comes back to haunt him.