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The proposition

Author: John HillcoatChris BrownJackie O'SullivanChiara MenageCat VilliersAll authors
Publisher: [Los Angeles, Calif.] : First Look Home Entertainment, [2006]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Anamorphic widescreen format (1.85:1)View all editions and formats
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In the desolate Australian outback of the 1880s, newly-arrived Captain Stanley captures the wanted outlaw Charlie Burns. Seeking to civilize the violent outback frontier, Captain Stanley presents his prisoner with a stark choice: Burns can either watch his beloved younger brother Mikey die on the gallows, or find and betray his older and far more dangerous brother Arthur to the authorities.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Western films
Suspense films
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Action and adventure films
Historical films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Western
Thriller
Drama
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Hillcoat; Chris Brown; Jackie O'Sullivan; Chiara Menage; Cat Villiers; Nick Cave; Guy Pearce; Ray Winstone; Danny Huston; John Hurt; David Wenham; Emily Watson; Warren Ellis; UK Film Council.; Surefire Films (Firm); Autonomous Films (Firm); Jackie O Productions.; First Look Home Entertainment.
ISBN: 1592416640 9781592416646
OCLC Number: 70691986
Language Note: In English with optional Spanish subtitles. Closed-captioned in English for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 2005.
"Special features not rated or closed-captioned."--Container.
Special features include: optional commentary by director John Hillcoat and writer Nick Cave; deleted scenes (13 min.); behind-the-scenes featurettes including interviews with cast and crew (28 min.); photo gallery.
Credits: Director of photography, Benoit Delhomme ; editor, Jon Gregory ; music, Nick Cave, Warren Ellis.
Cast: Guy Pearce, Ray Winstone, Danny Huston, John Hurt, David Wenham, Emily Watson.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for strong grisly violence, and for language.
Description: 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; Dolby digital 2.0 stereo; DTS.
Responsibility: UK Film Council presents a Surefire Films production of an Autonomous and Jackie O Productions co-production in association with Pictures in Paradise with the participation of the Pacific Film and Television Commission and the Film Consortium ; producers, Chris Brown and Jackie O Sullivan ; producers, Chiara Menage and Cat Villiers ; screenplay, Nick Cave ; director, John Hillcoat.

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In the desolate Australian outback of the 1880s, newly-arrived Captain Stanley captures the wanted outlaw Charlie Burns. Seeking to civilize the violent outback frontier, Captain Stanley presents his prisoner with a stark choice: Burns can either watch his beloved younger brother Mikey die on the gallows, or find and betray his older and far more dangerous brother Arthur to the authorities.

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