Set against the backdrop of 1970's Texas Hill Country, 'Ain't Them Bodies Saints' is a romantic American story that follows three characters on various sides of the law - outlaw Bob Muldoon (Casey Affleck), his wife Ruth Guthrie (Rooney Mara), and a local sheriff named Patrick Wheeler (Ben Foster), who gets caught in their crosshairs. The film, which is the second feature from writer-director David Lowery, was developed at the Sundance Institute's Writing and Producing Labs and also stars Nate Parker and Keith Carradine. The film received the U.S. Dramatic Cinematography Award at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival.
- MPAA Rating: R
- Genre(s): Drama
- Run Time: 105min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 08/16/2013
- DVD Release Date: 12/17/2013
- Distributor(s): IFC Films
- Themes: Escape From Prison,Social Injustice,Wrongly Committed,Crime Sprees
- Tone: Earnest,Gritty
couple, escape, prison
- Country of Origin: USA - Limited (08-16-2013)
- Language: English