After suffering a very serious head injury, that young cowboy starts to rethink his work and his own life, deciding to be a new person and looking for a new identity as a free man living in the heartland of America.
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June 11, 2018 It's often said that great films have the ability to transport you to a certain time, place and specific perspective, however unfamiliar that might be. Rarely is that more relevant than in The Rider.Read in Source
July 01, 2018 The Rider has a wisdom all its own. ... It becomes a film about how the pain of loss and disappointment enables us to bear one another's burdens.Read in Source
June 15, 2018 There is minimalistic elegance to this film that couldn't help but blow me away.Read in Source
April 26, 2018 You can almost feel the wind and smell the dust of the South Dakota plains, so deeply is Chloé Zhao's new film steeped in the reality of its environment.Read in Source
Globe and Mail
April 27, 2018 Jandreau, acting opposite his real-life family members and friends, disappears into a role largely based on his own experiences, oozing empathy from his pores.Read in Source
June 25, 2018 One of the year's most empathetic, soulful and heart-wrenching efforts.Read in Source
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
May 10, 2018 Cinema that's challenging and offbeat is always in danger of being overlooked. But "The Rider" deserves to be seen.Read in Source
June 11, 2018 Brady, rarely raising his voice above a murmur, takes us on an emotional journey, figuring out his own way forward. The plains go on forever; so, we hope, does hope.Read in Source
Minneapolis Star Tribune
May 03, 2018 Classic westerns may never go out of style, but sometimes it's good to see a movie about a cowboy who's a full-fledged human and not a type.Read in Source
June 22, 2018 Chloé Zhao's elegant documentary-flavored vision... is an exemplar in how movies can look and feel in this still-early part of the second century of cinema.Read in Source
July 03, 2018 Acting is best left to actors, lest you get this kind of shiftless, awkwardly mumbling emptiness going on for the entire length of a very drearily slow-moving movie.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Twelve years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into ...