The Proposition

2005, Drama/Action, 1h 44m

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Brutal, unflinching, and violent, but thought-provoking and with excellent performances, this Australian western is the one of the best examples of the genre to come along in recent times. Read critic reviews

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In 1880s Australia, a lawman (Ray Winstone) offers renegade Charlie Burns (Guy Pearce) a difficult choice. In order to save his younger brother from the gallows, Charlie must hunt down and kill his older brother (Danny Huston), who is wanted for rape and murder. Venturing into one of the Outback's most inhospitable regions, Charlie faces a terrible moral dilemma that can end only in violence.

Cast & Crew

Guy Pearce
Charlie Burns
Ray Winstone
Capt. Stanley
Emily Watson
Martha Stanley
Danny Huston
Arthur Burns
John Hurt
Jellon Lamb
David Wenham
Eden Fletcher
Noah Taylor
Brian O'Leary
Sara Giles
Executive Producer
Michael Hamlyn
Executive Producer
Chris Auty
Executive Producer
James Atherton
Executive Producer
Benoît Delhomme
Cinematographer
Jon Gregory
Film Editing
Nick Cave
Original Music
Warren Ellis
Original Music
Chris Kennedy
Production Design
Marita Mussett
Art Director
Bill Booth
Art Director
Margot Wilson
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