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Blackthorn -- In Bolivia, Butch Cassidy (now calling himself James Blackthorne) pines for one last sight of home, an adventure that aligns him with a young robber and makes the duo a target for gangs and lawmen alike.

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Writer:
Miguel Barros (scriptwriter)
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Release Date:
1 July 2011 (Spain) See more »
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Sam Shepard is Butch Cassidy
Plot:
In Bolivia, Butch Cassidy (now calling himself James Blackthorne) pines for one last sight of home, an adventure that aligns him with a young robber and makes the duo a target for gangs and lawmen alike. | Add synopsis »
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Awards:
7 wins & 13 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
A Decent Entry In The OLD COWBOY Library See more (34 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Sam Shepard ... James

Eduardo Noriega ... Ing. Eduardo Apodaca

Stephen Rea ... Mackinley

Magaly Solier ... Yana

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau ... James Joven

Padraic Delaney ... Sundance

Dominique McElligott ... Etta
Luis Bredow ... Doctor
Cristian Mercado ... General of the Bolivian Army
Daniel Aguirre ... Iván
Martin Proctor ... Caballero inglés
María Luque ... Tabernera
Raúl Beltrán ... Jefe indígena
Luis Aduviri ... Lugarteniente indígena
Claudia Coronel ... Indígena perseguidora 1
Erika Andia ... Indígena perseguidora 2
Shirley Torres ... Indígena perseguidora 3
Jorge Hidalgo ... Soldado argentino 1
Daniel Arce ... Soldado argentino 2
Fernando Gamarra ... Director de banco
Víctor Orihuela ... Cajero
Julio Mita ... Hombre anciano
Delia Fabián ... Mujer anciana
Fernando Pericón ... Camarero
Marcos Soto ... Soldado boliviano
Fernando Peredo ... Jefe de estación
Rodolfo Calaumana ... Cliente taberna (as Rodolfo Calahumana)
Álex Terán ... Cliente taberna
Alice Guimares ... Prostituta
Karen Maysunga ... Prostituta
Paola Oña ... Prostituta
Tania Watoro ... Prostituta
Ismael Suárez ... Perseguidor indígena
Christian Bautista ... Perseguidor indígena
Ariel Ramos ... Perseguidor indígena
Froilán Paucara ... Perseguidor indígena
María Quispe ... Perseguidor indígena
Andrés Celili ... Perseguidor indígena
Marcos Yucra ... Perseguidor indígena
Andrés Márquez ... Perseguidor indígena
Sandra Rivero ... Perseguidor indígena
Emmanuel Espíritu ... Perseguidor indígena
Eddy Aramayo ... Perseguidor indígena
Maximiliano Ortega ... Perseguidor indígena
Mario Flores ... Perseguidor indígena
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Directed by
Mateo Gil 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Miguel Barros  scriptwriter

Produced by
Paolo Agazzi .... executive producer
Marina Fuentes Arredonda .... executive producer (as Marina Fuentes)
James Atherton .... executive producer
Ibon Cormenzana .... producer
Ángel Durández .... executive producer
Ignasi Estapé .... executive producer
Julián García .... delegate producer
Alberto Moya .... delegate producer
Julien Naveau .... associate producer
Jan Pace .... executive producer
Andrés Santana .... producer
Jérôme Vidal .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Lucio Godoy 
 
Cinematography by
Juan Ruiz Anchía  (as Juan Ruiz-Anchía)
 
Film Editing by
David Gallart 
 
Casting by
Jina Jay 
 
Production Design by
Juan Pedro De Gaspar 
 
Art Direction by
Juan Pedro De Gaspar 
 
Set Decoration by
Angela Nahum 
 
Costume Design by
Clara Bilbao 
 
Makeup Department
Mirian Alarcón .... make-up and hair assistant
Sonia Aliaga .... make-up and hair assistant
Mariela Hermo .... make-up and hair assistant
Ana López Puigcerver .... makeup designer (as Ana López-Puigcerver)
Belén López Puigcerver .... hair designer (as Belén López-Puigcerver)
Betsabé Mamani .... make-up and hair assistant
Romelia Perales .... make-up and hair assistant
María Rodríguez .... make-up and hair assistant
Nelson Rodríguez .... make-up and hair assistant
Miguelina Rojas .... make-up and hair assistant
Roxana Toledo .... make-up and hair assistant
Janeth Vera .... make-up and hair assistant
 
Production Management
Alexandre Isidoro .... post-production supervisor
Patricia Quintanilla .... unit production manager: Bolivia
Iñaki Ros .... unit production manager
Andrés Santana .... production manager
Sandra Tapia .... post-production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Magdalena Cernadas .... second assistant director (as Male Cernadas)
Mónica Cortés .... third assistant director
Guillermo Escribano .... assistant director
Patricia Prada .... trainee assistant director
Diego Revollo .... trainee assistant director
Lorena Rodríguez .... trainee assistant director
Patricio Romay .... second assistant director
Luis Velasco .... trainee assistant director
Miguel Velásquez .... trainee assistant director
 
Art Department
Andrea Antezana .... props
Ferran Criado .... original poster designer
Alejandro Cuevas .... props
Esther Gili .... storyboard artist
César Mamani .... carpenter
César Morón .... art coordinator
Sergio Pol .... construction coordinator
Carlos Salgado .... storyboard artist
Serapio Tola .... property master
Angelo Valverde .... painter
 
Sound Department
Mafalda Alba .... dialogue editor
Marc Bech .... foley editor
Marc Bech .... foley recordist
Luis Bolívar .... sound assistant
Dani Fontrodona .... production sound mixer
Dani Fontrodona .... sound recordist
Manu García-Escudero .... boom operator (as Manuel García-Escudero)
José Manuel Lara .... foley artist
Fabiola Ordoyo .... sound designer
Fabiola Ordoyo .... supervising sound editor
Marc Orts .... sound re-recording mixer
Jaume Puig .... sound consultant: Dolby (as Jaime Puig)
John Griffin .... adr recordist (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Ángel Alonso .... special effects
 
Visual Effects by
Anna Aragonés .... graphics
Bernat Aragonés .... postproduction supervisor
José María Aragonés .... postproduction supervisor (as Josep Maria Aragnonés)
Gloria Bernabeu .... digital compositor
Alfredo Blasco .... compositor
Jaime Cebrián .... visual effects supervisor
Jordi Costa .... visual effects supervisor
Chema del Fresno .... technical director
Neus Hernández .... post production coordinator
Fernando Jiménez .... visual effects artist
Ignacio Lacosta .... visual effects supervisor
Jesús Marín Jaca .... visual effects artist (as Jesús Marín)
Alexis Rosés .... graphics
Jaime Torelló .... compositor
 
Stunts
Ángel Alonso .... horse stunts
Maximiliano Bautista .... stunts
Jordi Casares .... horse stunts
Jordi Casares .... stunt coordinator
Jordi Casares .... stunt double: Eduardo Noriega
Andrés Celili .... stunts
Hugo Dietz .... horse stunts
Hugo Dietz .... stunt double: Sam Shepard
Emmanuel Espíritu .... stunts
Eddy Fando .... stunts
Ángel Gómez Fernández .... horse master (as Ángel Gómez)
Ángel Gómez Fernández .... horse stunts (as Ángel Gómez)
Angélica Macías Gil .... horse stunts
Miguel Angel Mancilla .... stunts
Paula Monroy .... stunt double: Dominique McElligott
Ariel Ramos .... stunts
Pablo Andrés Rivero .... horse stunts (as Andrés Rivero)
Pablo Andrés Rivero .... stunt double: Padriac Delaney (as Andrés Rivero)
Ismael Suárez .... horse stunts
Ismael Suárez .... stunts
Modesto Verastegui .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Jorge Abuday .... electrician
Hernán Arcani .... additional electrician
Jaime Arcani .... grip
Nelson Arcani .... additional electrician
Miguel Barros .... second unit: director
Ariana Bonavia .... digital imaging technician
Lucas Borghi .... assistant camera
Daniela Cajías .... assistant digital imaging technician
Enrique Callejas .... additional electrician
Miguel Inti Canedo .... video assist (as Miguel Canedo)
José Luis Cartagenas .... additional electrician
Óscar Cedres .... key grip
Ibon Cormenzana .... second unit: director
Freddy Delgado .... second assistant camera
José Ramón Delgado .... first assistant camera
Juan Gabriel Estellano .... assistant camera
Alberto Foronda .... electrician
Fredie Hayes .... assistant camera
Juan Idigoras .... second unit: assistant camera (as Juan Manuel Idígoras)
Juan Idigoras .... steadicam assistant (as Juan Manuel Idígoras)
Américo Luna .... gaffer
Juan Carlos Montesinos .... additional electrician
Daniel Ocampo .... electrician
Pablo Paniagua .... making-of
Pablo Paniagua .... still photographer
Franklin Poma .... additional electrician
Debray Quisbert .... additional electrician
Ramiro Quispe .... electrician
Rafael Sahade .... second operator
Rafael Sahade .... second unit: operator
Rafael Sahade .... steadicam operator
Veimar C. Soto .... additional electrician
Guillermo Tórrez .... head electrician
 
Casting Department
Wendy Alcázar .... casting: Bolivia
Mylene André .... casting assistant
Katti Calero .... casting assistant
Cristina Medina .... extras casting
Patrick Rocha .... casting assistant
Glenda Rodríguez .... extras casting
Ana Sanz .... casting: Spain
Mary Torricos .... casting assistant
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Nancy Bautista .... military wardrobe
Martha Cabrera .... seamstress
Regina Calvo .... costume supervisor
Mario Catari Condori .... leather craftsman
Francisca Chambi .... embroidery
Yoni Crispín .... hats
Pilar Groux .... costume supervisor
Fernando Huanca .... military wardrobe
Emiliano Machaca Osco .... tailor
Natividad Mallón Catata .... costume assistant
Ana Muñiz .... leather craftsman
Juan Pierola Pinedo .... laundry
Luis Rodríguez .... tailor
Agapito Sillerico .... tailor
Manuel Sillerico .... tailor
Maite Tarilonte .... costume assistant
Julia Tintaya .... seamstress
Roxana Toledo .... wardrobe assistant
 
Editorial Department
Chema Alba .... colorist
Luis Rico .... assistant editor
Martí Roca .... assistant editor
 
Music Department
Esteban Balaguer .... musician
José Luis Crespo .... music sound engineer
Marianne Dumas .... musician
Lucio Godoy .... musician
Lucio Godoy .... string arrangements
David Gwyn .... musician (as David Gwynn)
Federico Jusid .... string arrangements
Rosa Marchena .... music coordination: producer
Olivier Milchberg .... musician
Peter Pejtsik .... conductor
Santiago Quizhpe .... music recording assistant
Manuel Tobar .... musician
 
Other crew
Mireille Andriampahita-Ranaïvo .... production assistant (as Mireille Andriampahita Ranaivo)
Paulo Aranda .... location manager (as Paulo Aranda 'Lukas')
Paulo Aranda .... location manager
Oliver Beiro .... production assistant
Ana Blázquez .... production assistant
Núria Casanueva .... script supervisor
Donato Espinosa .... coach
Thierry Fontaine .... production accountant
Franck Fuchs .... production accountant
Paola Gosalvez .... stage manager (as Paola Goszálvez)
Matilde Grange .... translator
Laurent Granier .... production assistant
Tony Gray .... translator
Johnny Huayta .... shoes
Clara Lago .... financial controller
Oriol Marcos .... production supervisor
Yolanda Mulero .... production secretary
Félix Novo .... veterinarian
Ana Pastor .... location manager: Spain (as Ana Pastor Escolano)
Carlos Piñeiro .... stage manager
Patricia Puerto .... production coordinator
Quim Roca .... dubbing director
Freddie Rocha .... production assistant
Pholak Ríos .... production assistant
Marta Santana .... production assistant
Sandra Tapia .... production coordinator
Miguel Torricos .... production assistant
Naila Vázquez .... production secretary
 
Thanks
Alejandro Amenábar .... thanks
Eugenio Caballero .... thanks
Paz Sufrategui .... thanks
Bernat Vilaplana .... thanks
 

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MPAA:
Rated R for violence and language
Runtime:
102 min
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Aspect Ratio:
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Certification:
Germany:12 (DVD rating) | Ireland:15A | UK:15 | USA:R
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Did You Know?

Goofs:
Miscellaneous: At the very beginning of the film there is text reading "Butch Cassidy was ONE THE MOST wanted outlaws in America..." The OF that should be included in the sentence is curiously missing.See more »
Quotes:
James Blackthorn aka Butch Cassidy:There are only two significant events in a man's life: when you leave home and when you go back. Everything else is just the middle.See more »
Soundtrack:
Sam HallSee more »

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9 out of 11 people found the following review useful.
A Decent Entry In The OLD COWBOY Library, 9 January 2012
Author: Kristopher from Maine

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Re: Butch Cassidy never died. He hid out in Bolivia and bred horses. Found himself a little lady and a cabin. Then he decided to head north and visit his Niece. His horse runs off with his money and he ends up with a troublesome varmint that has $50,000 Sterling he's stolen from a group of miners. Cassidy, going by the name Blackthorn decides to help the man.

Outstanding: Filmed beautifully and directed with a solid hand that really shows the vivid beauty of the locations. Sam Shepard is a great actor and looks so excellent in this. He also has surprisingly pitch perfect comedic chops.

Unacceptable: The story is pretty far-fetched and Blackthorn gets hornswaggled too easily, even for an old feller.

Summary: I'm a total sucker for westerns and this is a good one. A classic "Old Cowboy Takes One Last Ride" movie. Strong script and great acting. I recommend it highly. A note - The screener copy I watched did not have subtitles for the Spanish language portions of the film, which is probably around 1/3 of the dialogue. I assume the final release has them, but it did make certain scenes hard to follow.

4/5

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Uncanny resemblance, good casting! TomahawkEV
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Horses running on the white salt flats - going nowhere :o) cbee2
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