In the dying days of the old west, an elderly sheriff and his posse set out to rescue their town's doctor from cannibalistic cave dwellers.

Director:

S. Craig Zahler

Writer:

S. Craig Zahler
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kurt Russell ... Sheriff Hunt
Patrick Wilson ... Arthur
Matthew Fox ... Brooder
Richard Jenkins ... Chicory
Lili Simmons ... Samantha
Evan Jonigkeit ... Deputy Nick
David Arquette ... Purvis
Fred Melamed ... Clarence
Sid Haig ... Buddy
Maestro Harrell ... Gizzard
James Tolkan ... Pianist
Kathryn Morris ... Lorna Hunt
Zahn McClarnon ... The Professor
Michael Emery ... Redheaded Fellow
Jeremy Tardy ... Buford
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Storyline

After an outlaw unknowingly leads a band of cannibalistic Troglodytes into the peaceful western town of Bright Hope, the monsters kidnap several settlers, including the wife of a local rancher. Despite his injured leg the rancher joins a small rescue party with the sheriff, his aging deputy and a strong-willed gunslinger. What follows is a journey into hell on earth as the posse comes to realize it is up against a foe whose savagery knows no bounds. The film takes place at the turn of the century around the border of what is now Texas and New Mexico. Written by Anonymus

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All cowboys go to the old west. See more »

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Drama | Horror | Western

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Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Trivia

The pistol Arthur O'Dwyer carries is a Merwin & Hulbert Revolver. Though not as well known as the Colt Peacemaker or the Smith & Wesson Model 3 (Carried by Sherrif Hurt), the Merwin & Hulbert's were well known for being well designed & rugged pistols. See more »

Goofs

In the next to last scene, as the survivors leave and walk through the ceremonial site of the cave dwellers, Arthur is using his crutch on wrong leg. See more »

Quotes

Chicory: Mr. Brooder just educated two Mexicans on the meaning of Manifest Destiny.
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Four Doomed Men Ride Out
Written by Jeff Herriott & S. Craig Zahler
Performed by Haley-Marie Asher, Eleanor Barsch, Chir Dozoryst, Frank Hanson, Jeff Herriott, Kelly Jarvis, Brian Leeper, Elizabeth Marvitz, Brad Townsend & Benjamin Whitcomb
Published by Twilight Riders LLC
Courtesy of Twilight Riders LLC
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Western meets Cannibal, a brilliant classic in modern times
29 January 2016 | by shaun7000See all my reviews

In 2015 where we are used to seeing none stop CGI, thin plot, endless action trash...here we have the opposite, a real movie gem. It's a classically crafted western that ended up as a brutal cannibal masterpiece.

At first it does make the audience feel that theirs not much happening compared to general modern cinema but what we do have is quality acting, cinematography and script building up to the shocking and unpredictable end

I can't recommend this enough, unlike most films of today it's not made for profit it's made for quality film making, something which I fear today is few and far between

Go watch it


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Language:

English

Release Date:

19 February 2016 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Bone Tomahawk See more »

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California, USA See more »

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Budget:

$1,800,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$382,579
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Dolby Digital

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Color

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2.35 : 1
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