Life on the Line

Synopsis: LIFE ON THE LINE is a riveting action thriller and family drama centered on Beau (John Travolta), his beloved niece Bailey (Kate Bosworth) and the hardworking men who risk their lives to work "on the line" and keep the electric grid running. These unsung heroes brave raging storms and dangerously dizzying heights in their dedication to keeping the populace safe. Toiling hundreds of feet in the air on wires carrying as much as 500,000 volts of electricity, tragedy is often inches away. Haunted by the electrocution death of his brother, Beau is devoted to Bailey and determined to see her go off to college and away from the life of linemen. Bailey has other plans, which include the strapping second-generation lineman Duncan (Devon Sawa), whom Beau despises. A deadly tempest is brewing and headed straight to their Texas town. Beau, Duncan and a legion of linemen are thrust into the eye of the storm and must face down impending disaster to keep their community connected. This compelling act
 
IMDB:
5.2
Metacritic:
24
R
Year:
2015
97 min
305 Views


1

And it happens when?

My wife wants to save,

To show it to friends.

Is off laptop.

We did an interview.

I look at you?

I am with Duncan, who

works for Elite.

I have a few questions.

Yes.

I'm asking you first.

What is a lineman?

A lineman is what

was once called

A poser power lines.

- Since 1943, they

... - No. Sorry.

I do not want an

encyclopedic release.

What is a lineman for you?

Spontaneously.

The a**hole that you're happy to see

when the end of the world approaches.

I'm allowed to say that?

I said a bad word.

It's okay.

We will manage.

- There will be a beep?

- Yes.

This is exactly what I

expected, a crude response

True.

Tell us what happened,

Night of the storm.

What has really

happened in post 12?

Dad!

I'm here, my angel.

Dad!

All is well.

I'm here.

It must not be afraid

of lightning, baby.

It is God who reminds

us that He is there.

You go away.

Go.

You know I have to. But...

I have a gift for you.

If there is more light.

Agree?

I love you, my angel.

I, too, Dad.

Okay. Yes.

- It is well?

- It will be fine.

This is your mistress.

Hi, Pok Chop. It was what?

A branch fell on the line.

- Near the highway.

- You got Beau?

- No. He does not reply.

- Call him.

I go home.

If it is there, I get high.

- It works.

- OK.

- Right Now.

- Asset'.

Becky...

I also, I love you.

Go.

You take care of yourself.

- Do not go too fast.

- Well, ma'am.

It was cut in two.

The mass was sectioned.

We're stuck.

- Where is your brother?

- Not home.

I do not know.

Beau, what are you doing?

Earth to Beau.

I arrive.

I'm as fast as I can.

Turn around and see me.

Be careful. Roule not too fast.

- Turn around, I am here.

- Oh, f***!

I told you to go quietly.

- Freak of Species!

- Look at this.

You'll screw up the truck.

It's nothing.

Where were you?

I partied with my

future ex-wife.

- You was celebrating what?

- My birthday.

Come on, do not face.

Happy birthday, Beau.

To celebrate, we will

release the damn tree.

Let's go. Let's go.

Guys, we do this properly.

Sends!

Go!

The clip!

Is removed.

Chief, what do we do?

It gives off branches from

the road and we go home.

Ta line, it is like

new, my Danny.

F*** Beautiful!

I said to do it properly.

Look at this work.

- Do You forgot one.

- F***.

No, no.

You do that well or you do not do.

Beau is there.

- Who's your favorite uncle?

- You.

You have said.

My heart,

You know that your parents love you.

I have something to tell you.

It will take you to be strong.

Uncle Beau?

Pok Chop called.

We need you at the depot.

- This is an emergency.

- What?

You said what?

- What are you looking?

- New neighbors.

Really?

It's hot.

- You did your thing for college?

- Registration?

I'll do it tomorrow.

Because today...

Today is someone's birthday.

- Happy Birthday.

- You know I hate that.

But I love cakes.

I make you a dinner party tonight.

- Potatoes in the oven?

- Yes.

It bothers you if

I take your car?

Yeah.

But c'mon.

It's my birthday.

Come on, we left.

Yes.

Hello.

Hello. My name is Bailey.

Welcome to the neighborhood.

- This is my uncle Beau.

- Hello.

Hi. It's okay ?

Me is Carline.

And here Elly

And Dylan, there.

- Pleased.

- Pleased to meet you.

You have a pretty dress.

Thank you. Eugene

find it overdressed.

It is true that for a removal...

That is Eugene, my husband.

You work at Elite?

New recruit?

I'm distribution.

Me, transportation.

Welcome to the team.

With this new contract,

we need world.

Bailey, are you coming, darling?

- Here we go.

- I have to go to work.

It was a pleasure to meet you.

They look nice.

Take care of yourself.

- You, attention on the road.

- Yes.

If you are not screwed

to have light here...

Surprise!

You...

- Happy Birthday.

- Small secretive.

Happy birthday.

Happy Birthday.

Blow out your candles.

I have enough breath.

You must help me.

I'll help you.

- OK.

- OK.

- Here we go.

- Let's go.

You should have seen your face.

You've been good!

You got scared.

I thought you was afraid

that electricity and women.

No. It is this card

that scares me.

Modernising half of the state.

It's about the line 12.

This is the largest county

and most dangerous.

It is not evil fucks my age.

But return to work.

- Well said, Beau.

- After the cake.

After the cake.

Okay.

And then... this.

It was not.

Expenditure not your money on me.

Keep it for college.

I saved on the packaging.

Beau, you're need money,

But have you ever kept a

more than 2 months work.

I am a hard worker.

- I swear.

- You know what mom said.

"Beau is so lazy

" if it not kill him, he

would stop breathing "

It was not seen when

You spend your time hanging

out and make the con.

and now you want to lineman

I want something

else, a better life

I'm sure I'd like it

and then...

= = you no choice

- And why

- it's my birthday

.?. it's my birthday!

Do you like it?

It's great. Really great.

- Happy Birthday.

- Thank you.

I have to go to work.

Have a good day.

This is the carburetor.

Can you fix it?

Yeah.

- It'll be long?

- As long as it takes.

Where are you going like this?

Hi, Ron.

You came out when?

You're in a hurry.

- I have to go to work.

- You got a job?

Perhaps.

Bailey should be happy.

It's true.

You are more together.

You do not film.

- This is cool between us.

- This is not what we say.

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