The western revival continues with another star-studded entry, dead for a dollarwith artists like Christoph Waltz, Willem Dafoe and Rachel Brosnahan.
While the western may only appear on the big screen from time to time (dead for a dollar looks like one of the lonely entries among the new movies of 2022), we still have hits like the one in 2021 The harder they fall. Television has also embraced the western, both traditional stories and 1883 or the next English, and neo-western as yellow stone.
dead for a dollar It has the look of a classic style western. So if that’s got you excited, here’s everything you need to know about the movie.
When is the Dead for a Dollar release date?
dead for a dollar hits theaters and digitally on demand on September 30 in the US. There’s no word on when the film will be available to UK audiences at this time.
Before its release to the public, dead for a dollar is screening as part of the 2022 Venice Film Festival.
What is the Dead for a Dollar plot?
Co-written by director Walter Hill (aliens, 48 hours) and Matt Harris, here is the official synopsis of dead for a dollar:
“Veteran bounty hunter Max Borlund ventures into Mexico, where he meets professional gambler and outlaw Joe Cribbens, a sworn enemy he sent to prison years earlier. Max is on a mission to find and bring back Rachel Kidd, the wife of a wealthy man. businessman, who as the story is told to Max, has been kidnapped by Buffalo soldier Elijah Jones. Max finally faces a showdown to save honor.”
Who is in the cast of Dead for a Dollar?
After playing a bounty hunter in the Quentin Tarantino movie django unchained, Christoph Waltz is once again a gun-for-hire, playing the role of Max Borlund. Willem Dafoe, who plays villains so well in movies like Spider-Man: No Way Home Y shadow of the vampireplays outlaw Joe Cribbens. The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Meanwhile, star Rachel Brosnahan takes on the role of Rachel Kidd, whose story is a bit more complicated than initially believed.
While that main trio is appealing on its own, there’s a strong supporting cast that rounds out dead for a dollar. That includes Brandon Scott (dead to me, 13 reasons why) as Elijah and Benjamin Bratt (DMZ, miss Sympathy) like Vargas and Hamish Linklater (the big bet, Midnight mass) as Rachel’s husband. The full cast list is available at IMDb (opens in a new tab).
Is there a trailer for Dead for a Dollar?
in the officer dead for a dollar trailer, Willem Dafoe is, unsurprisingly, a standout, but Rachel Brosnahan also shines. The rest offer sweeping scoring and some fun shootouts. What more could you want? Take a look below:
Who’s Dead for a Dollar from director Walter Hill?
Walter Hill is a Hollywood veteran who made a name for himself in the ’80s, but has been working more sparingly in recent years, making dead for a dollar an exciting entry.
Some of Hill’s most famous directing credits include The Warriors, 48 hours, Brewster’s Millions Y Bullet in the head. However, Hill is quite familiar with the Western genre, having been behind the camera in movies like Geronimo: An American Legend, wild bill and a TV episode old thing.
Hill is also known as a writer, he wrote many of the films he directed, as well as aliens Y aliens 3.