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Quick and the Dead, The (1995)  link to Quick and the Dead, The on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 1600

poster Quick and the Dead, The

IMDb Rating:
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6.4/10 (79294 votes)

Country: Japan, 107 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, Spanish

Genre(s): Action, Thriller, Western, Romance

Director(s): Sam Raimi

Video Codec: Unknown

Ellen, an unknown female gunslinger rides into a small, dingy and depressing prairie town with a secret as to her reason for showing up. Shortly after her arrival, a local preacher, Cort, is thrown through the saloon doors while townfolk are signing up for a gun competition. The pot is a huge sum of money and the only rule: that you follow the rules of the man that set up the contest, Herod. Herod is also the owner, leader, and "ruler" of the town. Seems he's arranged this little gun-show-off so that the preacher (who use to be an outlaw and rode with Herod) will have to fight again. Cort refuses to ever use a gun to kill again and Herod, acknowledging Cort as one of the best, is determined to alter this line of thinking ... even if it gets someone killed ...



photo Sharon Stone Sharon Stone Ellen
photo Gene Hackman Gene Hackman Herod
photo Russell Crowe Russell Crowe Cort
photo Leonardo DiCaprio Leonardo DiCaprio Kid
photo Tobin Bell Tobin Bell Dog Kelly

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1