Saban Films has released the official poster and trailer for Butcher’s Crossing, a western thriller, starring Nicolas Cage as Miller, with Fred Hechinger, Xander Berkeley, Rachel Keller, plus Jeremy Bobb and Oscar nominee Paul Raci.
Based on the seminal novel by John Edward Williams, Gabe Polsky’s epic frontier adventure, Butcher’s Crossing, is a riveting commentary on human nature, ambition, masculinity, and man’s relationship to his natural environment. Academy Award winner Nicolas Cage stars in a gritty story about buffalo hunters in the Old West. Will Andrews (Fred Hechinger) has left Harvard to find adventure. He teams up with Miller (Cage), a mysterious frontiersman offering an unprecedented number of buffalo pelts in a secluded valley. Their crew must survive an arduous journey where the harsh elements will test everyone’s resolve, leaving their sanity on a knife’s edge.
Director: Gabe Polsky Cast: Nicolas Cage, Fred Hechinger, Xander Berkeley, Rachel Keller, with Jeremy Bobb and Paul Raci
Screenplay by: Gabe Polsky & Liam Satre Meloy
Executive Producers: William V. Bromiley, Shanan Becker, Jonathan Saba, Ness Saban, Richard J. Berthy, Jane Sinisi, Alan Polsky, Peter Touche, Christelle Conan, Andrea Scarso, Mike Runagall, Gursharn Khaira
Producers: Gabe Polsky, Molly Conners, Amanda Bowers, Will Clarke, Andy Mayson
Production Company: Saban Films, Altitude Film Entertainment, Ingenious Media, Phiphen Pictures
Rating: Rated R for language, some violence/bloody images and brief sexual content