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When his best friend dies of an heart attack due to permanent stress at work, the Japanese businessman Yutaka Soto quits and fulfills himself a dream: he buys a ranch in Montana to live on.... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Hiromi Gô ... Yutaka Sato
... Jessie Collins
... Gabe McBride
... Colt Wingate
... Bobbi Bob Pickette
Ian Tyson ... T.J. Welsh
Byron Chief-Moon ... Jack Eagle Eye
Bradley M. Rapier ... C.C. Ryder
... Flint Clayton
Tom Glass ... Ben
Rick Harvey ... Gil
Owen Smith ... Mudslinger #1
Ehud Ellman ... Mudslinger #2
Tom Bonny ... Mudslinger #3
Harold Ludwig ... American Businessman
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When his best friend dies of an heart attack due to permanent stress at work, the Japanese businessman Yutaka Soto quits and fulfills himself a dream: he buys a ranch in Montana to live on. However, the ranch turns out to be due for demolition and the welcome by the people is less than friendly: Hotel owner Cord Wingate wanted the ranch and now sabotages Yutaka. Only veterinarian Jessy and an old cowboy help him. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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In the cattle drive through town, a Canadian maple leaf is clearly visible on a storefront, even though the story is set in Montana. See more »

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A truely original buddy movie.
9 July 2001 | by See all my reviews

If you have never seen this film, you do not realize what you have missed. A buddy-movie remaniscent of Shanghai Noon, A powerful Japanise businessman moves to Montana to own a ranch and fulfill his dream of becoming a cowboy. Along the way, he gathers a group of cowboys including a rapper from a touring group, a bullied native-american and a cynical old cowboy. He also befriends a gorgeous veterniarian ho becomes a love interest. The five of them must work together to get a herd of cattle to market while an evil hotel owner sabotauges them at every turn so that he can aquire the ranch and flood the valley with a damm. This film seems to be underrated and not well known. I only saw it because it was on local TV the other night. Try your hardest to find this movie, view it and you will not be dissapointed!


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