Gunless (2010)

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A hardened American gunslinger is repeatedly thwarted in his attempts to mount a showdown in a friendly town in Canada where no one seems to understand or appreciate the brutal code of the American Wild West.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
The Montana Kid
Jane Taylor
Corporal Jonathan Kent
Ben Cutter
Dr. Angus Schiffron
Shawn Campbell ...
Paul Coeur ...
Adell (as Melody Choi)
Mr. Kwon
Miss Alice


A quiet and peaceful community in the Dominion of Canada is shaken up by the arrival of a wounded and stinky gun-toting American cowboy, simply known as The Montana Kid, wanted for the alleged killing of seven men. A subsequent clarification reveals that his real name is Sean Rafferty, and he admits to killing, not seven, but eleven men. Things only get worse after Sean gets in the bad books of the local militia, and with armed bounty hunters hot on his trail, challenges the local unarmed blacksmith, Jack Smith, to a duel - wild west style! Written by rAjOo (

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30 April 2010 (Canada)  »

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CAD 10,000,000 (estimated)

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Did You Know?


The film is dedicated to "Hemshaw and Jasway who galloped valiantly in the service of the film". The horses Hemshaw and Jasway were killed by a freak lightening strike some weeks after filming was complete. See more »


During the shoot out scene, stacked firewood can be seen in the background that has been sawn into pieces rather than chopped. Saws were used only for cutting dimensioned wood. See more »


[first lines]
The Montana Kid: [hanging upside down from his horse] Do you, uh, speaky English?
Adell Kwon: [hands on hips] Do you?
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Crazy Credits

A selection of outtakes with Gross, Guillory and other cast members is featured during the closing credits. See more »


References Once Upon a Time in the West (1968) See more »


Don't Let The Darkness In Your Head
Written by Greg Keelor (as Keelor) / Jim Cuddy (as Cuddy)
Published by Thunder Hawk Music
Appears Courtesy of Warner Music Canada
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Wow - Refreshing
28 August 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Refreshing original look at a tongue in cheek Western...a tale of the Montana Kid up against Canadina sensibilities.

Has the look and feel of an old fashion western and is wonderfully played by the leads.

Not meant to be a story of particular depth, if you look for what isn't there then you never got it to begin with. Having said that there are scenes which do have depth, and a great feel of honor and, at times, nobility.

I enjoyed this movie for a lot of reasons...not least of which are the performances of Paul Gross and Sienna Guillory.

Excellent Canadian gem!

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