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Author: John HillcoatChris BrownJackie O'SullivanChiara MenageCat VilliersAll authors
Publisher: [Los Angeles, Calif.] : First Look Home Entertainment, [2006]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : WidescreenView 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
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Action and adventure films
Historical films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Suspense films
Western
Thriller
Motion pictures, Australian
Foreign films
Drama
History
Teatro
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.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby digital 5.1 surround; Dolby digital 2.0 stereo; DT.
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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