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The Kid With a Bike (Le Gamin au Velo)

Rating:PG-13 (for thematic elements, violence, brief language and smoking)
Genre:Drama
Release Date:March 16, 2012
Running time:87 minutes
Cast:Cécile De France, Thomas Doret, Jérémie Renier, Fabrizio Rongione, Egon Di Mateo
Director:Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne
Writer:Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne
Distributor:IFC Films

Description: When the father of 11-year-old Cyril abandons him, he obsessively searches for his bicycle - placing his last bit of hope in this symbol of their relationship. Almost by accident, he becomes the ward of a kind hairdresser, who seems surprised to find herself so determined to help him. With his wild, unpredictable behavior and his disastrous search for father figures, Cyril risks losing her - though she refuses to give up without a fight.

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