R | | Biography, Crime, Drama
Robert Ford, who's idolized Jesse James since childhood, tries hard to join the reforming gang of the Missouri outlaw, but gradually becomes resentful of the bandit leader.
Garret Dillahunt was originally set to play Robert Ford's brother, due to his striking resemblance to Casey Affleck. Because of a TV commitment, Dillahunt got a smaller role, and Sam Rockwell replaced his original part.
He was growing into middle age, and was living then in a bungalow on Woodland Avenue. He installed himself in a rocking chair and smoked a cigar down in the evenings as his wife wiped her pink hands on an apron and reported happily on their two ...
Wood Hite's body moves after it has been dumped in the woods, before it's covered in snow and while it's being covered with snow. Muscles can twitch for hours after death.
The film does not contain either an opening title nor intro credits. The film title is displayed first after the final fadeout.
$147,812 (USA) (23 September 2007)
$3,904,982 (USA) (27 January 2008)
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