An ex-con must choose between escaping a life of poverty and rescuing his brother from a life of crime in this drama from CRAZY HEART writer/director Scott Cooper. With the dream of a better life always just out of reach, Russell (Christian Bale) and his younger brother Rodney (Casey Affleck) find their futures taking a grim turn when Russell ends up in jail. Meanwhile, on the outside, Rodney falls in with a notorious group of criminals who threaten to destroy any hope for a better tomorrow. Later, when Russell is released from prison the temptation to cut his ties with the past clashes with his sense of duty to his brother, who is headed down the road to ruin. Zoe Saldana, Woody Harrelson, and Willem Dafoe star.
Christian Bale, Casey Affleck and Woody Harrelson star in this crime thriller from director Scott Cooper. Russell Baze (Bale) works in a dead-end job trying to make ends meet so he can support his girlfriend Lena (Zoe Saldana) and his ailing father. After returning from serving in Iraq, Russell's younger brother Rodney (Affleck) gets involved with the ruthless Harlan DeGroat (Harrelson) and his crime syndicate. When he fails to come home and the police are unable to find him, Russell puts his own life in danger to save his brother. The film also stars Forest Whitaker, Willem Dafoe and Sam Shepard with Leonardo DiCaprio, Ridley Scott and the late Tony Scott among its producers.
Cast & Crew
Jennifer Davisson Killoran
Contains very strong language, strong violence and hard drug use
UV Copy Included
LIONS GATE HOME ENTERTAINMENT
Number Of Discs
Inspiration (Featurette)\Scott Cooper (Featurette)\Crafting the Fight Scenes (Featurette)\The Music of OUT OF THE FURNACE (Featurette)