R | | Drama, Romance, War
During the American Civil War, two friends join the Bushwhackers, a militant group loyal to the Confederacy.
According to Jewel Kilcher, Director Ang Lee cast her as Sue, mainly because of her crooked teeth, which he thought looked like the teeth a poor woman living in the 1860s would have.
On the western frontier of Missouri, the American Civil War was fought not by armies, but by neighbors. Informal gangs of local southern Bushwhackers fought a bloody and desperate guerrilla war against the occupying Union Army and pro-Union ...
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When Jake complains of losing the upper-half of his pinky finger, the brace holding down the top joints of the actor's finger is briefly shown as the camera pulls in on his hand.
£100,722 (UK) (7 November 1999)
$630,779 (USA) (23 January 2000)