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From Universal Studios Home Entertainment: The Place Beyond the Pines

Ryan Gosling, Bradley Cooper, Eva Mendes, Ray Liotta Star In A Riveting Crime Drama From The Director Of Blue Valentine

Be The First To Own It On Digital July 23, 2013

Available On Blu-rayâ„¢ Combo Pack With DVD And Digital Including Ultravioletâ„¢ August 6, 2013 From Universal Studios Home Entertainment

"A Brilliant, Towering Picture" - Kevin Jagernauth, The Playlist

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UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Academy Award® nominees Ryan Gosling (Blue Valentine, Drive) and Bradley Cooper (Silver Linings Playbook, The Hangover) star in The Place Beyond the Pines, a provoking drama about the unbreakable bond between fathers and sons. The Place Beyond the Pines will be available to own on Digital on July 23, 2013 as well as on Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, DVD and Digital on August 6, 2013 from Universal Studios Home Entertainment.

Luke (Gosling) gives up his job as a motorcycle stunt performer in order to provide for his newborn son and the boy's mother (Eva Mendes of Hitch). Avery (Cooper), an ambitious rookie cop, struggles to make his way in a corrupt police department. Their two worlds collide when Luke takes part in a string of bank robberies, and the consequences of their shocking confrontation echoes into the next generation. From Derek Cianfrance, the acclaimed director of Blue Valentine, and co-starring Ray Liotta (GoodFellas), this sweeping and emotional epic has critics raving. "5 stars!  The Place Beyond the Pines is huge in its ambition, huge in its achievement!" (Mick LaSalle, The San Francisco Chronicle).

The Blu-ray Combo Pack allows fans to watch The Place Beyond the Pines anytime, anywhere on the platform of their choice.  It includes a Blu-ray disc, a DVD and Digital Copy including Ultraviolet™ for the ultimate, complete viewing experience.

  • Blu-raydisc unleashes the power of your HDTV and is the best way to watch movies at home, featuring perfect hi-def picture and hi-def sound.
  • DVD offers the flexibility and convenience of playing movies in more places, both at home and away.
  • UltraVioletis a revolutionary new way for fans to collect their movies and TV shows in the cloud. UltraViolet lets consumers instantly stream and download to tablets, smartphones, computers and TVs, including iPad®, iPhone®, Android and more. 
  • Also includes Digital Copy.


  • FEATURE COMMENTARY: With Director/Co-writer Derek Cianfrance

Cast: Ryan Gosling, Bradley Cooper, Eva Mendes, Ray Liotta, Rose Byrne, Mahershala Ali, Dane DeHaan, Emory Cohen, Ben Mendelsohn
Directed by: Derek Cianfrance
Screenplay by: Derek Cianfrance, Ben Coccio, and Darius Marder
Story by: Derek Cianfrance and Ben Coccio
Producers: Sidney Kimmel, Jamie Patricof, Lynette Howell, Alex Orlovsky
Executive Producers: Jim Tauber, Matt Berenson, Bruce Toll
Director of Photography: Sean Bobbitt, BSC
Production Designer: Inbal Weinberg
Costume Designer: Erin Benach
Editors: Jim Helton & Ron Patane
Music by: Mike Patton

Street Date: August 6, 2013
Copyright:  2013 Universal Studios.  All Rights Reserved.
Selection Number:  62126118
Running time:  2 Hour, 21 Minutes
Layers:  BD-50
Aspect Ratio: 2.40:1 Widescreen
Rating:  Rated R for language throughout, some violence, teen drug and alcohol use, and a sexual reference
Languages/Subtitles:  English SDH, Spanish, French
Sound:  DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1

Street Date:  August 6, 2013
Copyright:  2013 Universal Studios.  All Rights Reserved.
Selection Number: 62126112
Running time: 2 Hour, 21 Minutes
Layers: Dual Layer
Aspect Ratio: 2.40:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
Rating:  Rated R for language throughout, some violence, teen drug and alcohol use, and a sexual reference
Languages/Subtitles:  English SDH, Spanish, French
Sound:  Dolby Digital 5.1

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About Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Universal Studios Home Entertainment is a unit of Universal Pictures, a division of Universal Studios ( Universal Studios is a part of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks, and a suite of leading Internet-based businesses. NBCUniversal is owned by Comcast Corporation.

CONTACT: Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Cecilia Sandoval
Phone: 818-777-7364

SOURCE Universal Studios Home Entertainment


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