Nicolas Cage delivers a powerful performance in this downbeat drama, based on the novel by Larry Brown. Cage stars as Joe Ransom, a scruffy, guilt-ridden ex-con who becomes an unlikely role model to Gary (Tye Sheridan), a troubled 15-year-old trying to escape his violent alcoholic father (Gary Poulter). Will Joe's relationship with Gary bring him the redemption he so desperately needs? With Ronnie Gene Blevins, Adriene Mishler. 117 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English, Spanish; featurettes; deleted scenes; audio commentary.