Butcher's Crossing

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Release Date: to be announced

Production Companies:
Neal Street Productions, Polsky Films
Focus Features

Status: In Development

Director: Sam Mendes (?)

Screenwriter: Joe Penhall
Script: Novel Adaptation

Genre: Drama, Western
About the film:
A young man in 1870s America drops out of Harvard and moves to the small town of Butcher's Crossing, Kansas. There, he joins the search for a great buffalo herd.

Project Timeline:
Jun. 18. 2009: Project announced. Director: Sam Mendes (to possibly direct), Distributor: Focus Features
Dec. 8, 2009: Writer: Joe Penhall

Related links:
  • Butcher's Crossing (New York Review Books Classics) - The Novel

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