Set in the Australian outback in the 1880s, the movie follows the series of events following the horrific rape and murder of the Hopkins family, allegedly committed by the infamous Burns brothers gang. Captain Morris Stanley captures Charlie Burns and gives him 9 days to kill his older dangerous psychopathic brother, or else they'll hang his younger mentally slow brother on Christmas Day.

Directing:
  • John Hillcoat

Writing:
  • Nick Cave
  • Geoffrey Cox

Stars:
Release Date: 2005-10-06
metacritic icon 8.1/10
themoviedb icon 7.2/10
  • Country: AU, GB
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 104
  • Budget: $2,000,000
  • Revenue: $5,048,693