Video: The Extended Opening Tracking Shot From The Place Beyond The Pines With Ryan Gosling

The opening of Derek Cianfrance‘s Place Beyond the Pines is an extended tracking shot of Ryan Gosling, cranking up the moodiness as he gets ready for a night of death-defying work. The slightly outrageous, retro-cool jackets are getting to be a bit of a thing for Gosling now, it would seem.

YouTube Preview Image

Now, if you could see what happens next, you’d better appreciate why the camera stays on the second and third riders after Gosling drives out of frame towards the end there. The magic of cinema. I love it.

The Place Beyond the Pines is released across the UK next Friday, April 12th. Here are a few more clips in the meantime; our Michael Moran’s review of the film will arrive on Monday.

YouTube Preview Image YouTube Preview Image YouTube Preview Image

Diamond's Report To Retailers At C2E2 Breakfast With Marvel, Dark Horse And Valiant Overview

daredevil-131112

Charlie Cox Talks Of The Blurry Line Between Good And Evil In Marvel's Daredevil

darkknight3promo

DC Comics Confirms Frank Miller's Dark Knight 3 With Brian Azzarello At C2E2 - The Master Race (UPDATE)

Hellboy Is Coming To Its End - Dark Horse At The C2E2 Retailer Breakfast

Paul Rudd Thinks Kevin Feige Is A Mad Scientist

Valiant's Geomancer Will Be A 1:25 Comic Tied To Book Of Death #1

MKXJason-610

Jason Voorhees Coming To Mortal Kombat X In May

Marvel Announces Howling Commandos For After Secret Wars

Arrow-2.5-14-SF-Cover

Arrow Season Four Will Have New Co-Showrunner

Spider-Gwen #1 Has Now Sold Over 300,000 Copies