Studio: Warner Brothers
Cast: Casey Affleck as Robert Ford, Garret Dillahunt as Ed Miller, Robert Duvall, Barbara Kozicki as Dick’s Wife, Mary-Louise Parker, Brad Pitt as Jesse James, Jeremy Renner, Sam Rockwell and Sam Shepard as Frank James
Crew: Andrew Domini (director); Ron Hansen (wrote the novel); Ridley Scott, Tony Scott and Brad Pitt (producers); Kevin McCormick (executive producer)
Robert Ford joins Jesse James’s gang, only to become resentful of the legendary outlaw and hatch a plan to murder the fastest gun in the West.
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford delves into the private life and public exploits of America’s most notorious outlaw. As the charismatic and unpredictable Jesse James (Brad Pitt) plans his next great robbery, he wages war on his enemies, who are trying to collect the reward money – and the glory – riding on his capture. But the greatest threat to his life may ultimately come from those he trusts the most.
Production Company: Scott Free Productions/ Plan B Entertainment
Official Websites: jessejamesmovie.warnerbros.com
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Release Dates: September 2006
Genre: WESTERN / ACTION