The Sisters Brothers is a 2018 French western dark comedy film directed by Jacques Audiard.

Official trailers

Annapurna Pictures on Friday, September 21, 2018 released the trailer:
THE SISTERS BROTHERS | Final Trailer.

Story intro

Set in the American West in 1851, brothers Eli and Charlie Sisters are gunfighters hired by a wealthy businessman, known as the Commodore. He tasks them to kill a man named Hermann Warm who he claims has stolen from him. John Morris, a private detective, has been engaged by the Commodore to track Warm down and hand him over to the Sisters brothers. Morris finds Warm traveling by wagon train to California with the Gold Rush and befriends him. They travel to Jacksonville where, unbeknown to Warm, Morris has arranged his rendezvous with the Sisters brothers. Warm finds Morris' handcuffs, realizes his true intentions, and threatens him at gunpoint, but Morris overpowers him. Warm reveals that he is en route to find gold using a chemical formula of his own invention; the Sisters brothers have been sent to retrieve the formula, most likely by torturing Warm before killing him. Refusing to allow an innocent man's murder, Morris frees Warm and the two leave Jacksonville. On the road toward San Francisco, Warm reveals that his ultimate plan is to create a utopian society, free from greed and other social ills in Dallas, Texas. Meanwhile, the brothers' pursuit is plagued by misfortune. A grizzly bear attacks their camp and mauls a horse, Eli almost dies from a venomous spider bite, and Charlie is repeatedly drunk and too hung over to ride. When they discover Morris' betrayal in Jacksonville, they follow the pair to Mayfield. At Ms. Mayfield's hotel and brothel, she denies having seen Warm and Morris, but offers the brothers a warm welcome. A sympathetic prostitute warns Eli of an impending attack, and he attempts to leave with a drunken Charlie, but they are cornered by gunslingers hired by Mayfield. The brothers kill the gunslingers and interrogate Mayfield as to Warm's and Morris' whereabouts, before murdering and robbing her.

Cast

John C. Reilly
Eli Sisters
Joaquin Phoenix
Charlie Sisters
Jake Gyllenhaal
John Morris
Riz Ahmed
Hermann Kermit Warm
Rebecca Root
Mayfield
Allison Tolman
saloon prostitute
Rutger Hauer
the Commodore
Carol Kane
Mrs. Sisters, the brothers' mother
Ian Reddington
the brothers' father
Aldo Maland
young Eli
Theo Exarchopoulos
young Charlie
Richard Brake
Rex

About

The film The Sisters Brothers was scheduled to be released on September 2, 2018 (United States) and on March 7, 2019 (Germany) by Mirror Releasing, Annapurna Pictures, Elevation Pictures, UGC Distribution, GEM Entertainment, The Searchers, NOS Audiovisuais, Paradise-VS, GAGA, Polyfilm Verleih, Spentzos Films, United International Pictures (UIP), Universal Pictures International (UPI) and Ascot Elite Entertainment Group.

The duration of the film is 121 minutes. With a budget of $38 million, the film grossed over $13.1 million.

The film had received a "R" rating.

Rating

The Sisters Brothers got high rating from critics. The audience also likes the film.

External links

Wikipedia: The Sisters Brothers (film)

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