Brady Jandreau plays a young rodeo rider trying to define his place in the world after an injury in “The Rider.” (Sony Pictures Classics)

Brady Jandreau plays a young rodeo rider trying to define his place in the world after an injury in “The Rider.” (Sony Pictures Classics)

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