Focus Features | Release Date: December 9, 2005
Summary: Set against the sweeping vistas of Wyoming and Texas, the film tells the story of two young men -- a ranch-hand and a rodeo cowboy -- who meet in the summer of 1963, and unexpectedly forge a lifelong connection, one whose complications, joys, and tragedies provide a testament to the endurance and power of love. (Focus Features)
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Runtime: 134 min
Rating: Rated R for sexuality, nudity, language and some violence.
Production: Paramount Pictures
Genres: Drama, Romance, Western
Countries: USA, Canada
Language: English
Home Release Date: Apr 4, 2006
Director Credit
Ang Lee Director
Writer Credit
Annie Proulx Short Story
Diana Ossana Screenplay
Larry McMurtry Screenplay
Principal Cast Credit
Heath Ledger Ennis Del Mar
Jake Gyllenhaal Jack Twist
Michelle Williams Alma
Cast Credit
Anna Faris Lashawn Malone
Anne Hathaway Lureen Newsome
David Harbour Randall Malone
David Trimble Basque
Kate Mara Alma Jr., Age 19
Lachlan Mackintosh Chilean Sheepherder #2
Larry Reese Jolly Minister
Linda Cardellini Cassie
Marty Antonini Timmy
Randy Quaid Joe Aguirre
Valerie Planche Waitress
Victor Reyes Chilean Sheepherder #1
Producer Credit
Bill Pohlad Executive Producer
Diana Ossana Producer
James Schamus Producer
Jordy Randall Executive Producer
Larry McMurtry Executive Producer
Michael Costigan Executive Producer
Michael Hausman Executive Producer
Murray Ord Executive Producer: Alberta Film Entertainment
Scott Ferguson Co-Producer
Tom Cox Executive Producer: Alberta Film Entertainment