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(2015)

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Shot in 21 days.
The final movie represents the first draft of the script.
Made with a budget of just 1.8 million dollars.
After reading S. Craig Zahler's second novel called "Wraiths of the Broken Land" (2013), Kurt Russell stated that "Zahler's a fabulous story teller whose style catapults his reader into the turn of the century West with a ferocious sense of authenticity". The phrase is written on the back cover of the book.
S. Craig Zahler's directorial debut.
Jim Broadbent replaced original cast member Richard Jenkins for a few months, when the project was delayed. Jenkins was then re-cast in his role.
When the movie was officially announced in October 2012, Peter Sarsgaard and Jennifer Carpenter were set to play the O'Dwyers, while Timothy Olyphant was going to play John Brooder.
Matthew Fox has said that he enjoyed making this movie more than any other film, and always wanted to be in a western.
S. Craig Zahler wrote the script in 2007.
At Fantastic Fest, S. Craig Zahler said that he wanted much of the film's mysticism to remain ambiguous and debatable.
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Partly inspired by H. Rider Haggard`s Lost Race Tales and The Virginian, according to an interview with S. Craig Zahler at the 2015 London Film Festival.
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Before choosing Southern California, the producers considered the possibility of shooting the movie in New Mexico and Utah.
This is the second David Arquette western involving cannibalism. The first one was Ravenous (1999).
Michael Wincott was considered for the role of Buddy.
John Brooder (Matthew Fox) wears the same style pistol holster as Johnny Ringo (Michael Biehn) in Tombstone (1993).
Patrick Wilson and Zahn McClarnon appear in season 2 of the television series Fargo (2014), Wilson as a cop, and McClarnon as a henchman to a crime family.
In Spain, it was released in eight theaters (seven provinces). The film was only shown in a subtitled version.
Kurt Russell and David Arquette both appeared in 3000 Miles to Graceland (2001).
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Geno Segers and Lili Simmons both appeared in Banshee (2014).
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