R | | Crime, Drama, Thriller
A motorcycle stunt rider turns to robbing banks as a way to provide for his lover and their newborn child, a decision that puts him on a collision course with an ambitious rookie cop navigating a department ruled by a corrupt detective.
Derek Cianfrance shot twenty-two takes of Ryan Gosling performing the stunt of speeding the motorcycle past the intersection before thirty-six cars crashed into one another. Cianfrance originally wanted a stunt double to do it, but could not hide the stuntman. He also noted ... ...
You're callin' him back!
The sound of the Honda XR motorcycle varies from 2-stroke to 4-stroke and from single cylinder to 4 cylinder throughout the film.
$279,457 (USA) (31 March 2013)
$21,383,298 (USA) (23 June 2013)
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