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Wrongly accused of a crime she didn't commit, a frontier woman turned fugitive is hunted by a vengeful preacher in the menacing inferno of the old American West.

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Guy Pearce
as The Reverend
Carla Juri
as Elizabeth Brundy
Naomi Battrick
as Older Sam
Adrian Sparks
as Eli's Father
Martha Mackintosh
as Pregnant Woman
Sue Maund
as Abigail's Mother
Paula SoManSiu
as Meng's Wife
Amelie Ha
as Chinese Girl
Ian Xu
as Chinese Boy
Alexandra Guelff
as Working Girl #1
Judith Edixhoven
as Working Girl #2
Florentine Seuffert
as Working Girl First Period
Katharina Frucht
as Working Girl First Period
Stephanie Andrzejewski
as Working Girl First Period
Ninh Kerger
as Chinse Man On The Street
Joe David Walters
as Customer #1
Sid VanOerle
as Drunken Miner #1
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Critic Reviews for Brimstone

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  • A classy cast give this the air of a prestige production, but it's a disreputable exploitation flick at heart.

    Sep 28, 2017 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…
  • This epically long, lurid, violent western from Dutch film-maker Martin Koolhoven has a kind of Tarantino-ish prolixity and narrative ingenuity. Despite its very indulgent length, it never bores.

    Sep 27, 2017 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…
  • Fanning is in fine form as a woman who can't vocalize her emotions, though it's Pearce here who steals the show.

    Mar 17, 2017 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…
  • There's an odor that lingers long after "Brimstone"'s final fade-out. And it's not sulfur.

    Mar 10, 2017 | Rating: 2/4 | Full Review…
  • I'm all for heroic exertion in pursuit of one's art, but in this case I wish Koolhoven had tried therapy first.

    Mar 10, 2017 | Rating: 1/4 | Full Review…
  • For all the visceral depictions of hatred and violence and human destruction, it feels as if the director is chasing his own tail and forgetting about making it all mean something.

    Mar 9, 2017 | Rating: 1.5/4 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Brimstone


"If you thought Guy Pearce was a scumbag in part 1 just wait 'til you see part 2! If you thought Guy Pearce was a scumbag in part 2 just wait 'til you see part 3! If you thought Guy Pearce was a scumbag in part 3 just wait 'til you see part 4! If you thought--"

Gimly M.
Gimly M.

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This is just a really shitty film. Edited horribly, boring, and just really disgusting and uncomfortable to watch.

Stephen Skudlarek
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