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Release Date: August 17th, 2001

DVD Release Date: December 4th, 2001

PG-13|1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary
After the Civil War ends, Confederate soldiers Frank (Gabriel Macht) and Jesse James (Colin Farrell) return home with the three Younger brothers to learn that railroad baron Thaddeus Rains (Harris Yulin) is trying to drive Missouri citizens out of their homes. When both families resist, the James boys' mother (Kathy Bates) is murdered. Furious, the two groups of brothers team up for a series of robberies designed to hurt the railroad. Detective Allan Pinkerton (Timothy Dalton) pursues them.

Cast: Colin Farrell, Scott Caan, Ali Larter, Gabriel Macht, Gregory Smith, Harris Yulin, Kathy Bates, Timothy Dalton

Director: Les Mayfield

Genres: Western, Action

Production Co: Morgan Creek Productions

Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures

Keywords: Emotional, Mother, Suspenseful, Revenge, Underdog

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