In 1881, a younger member of the notorious Jesse James gang becomes so inextricably drawn to and frightened of his mentor that his own delusions of grandeur force him to consider doing the unthinkable.
U.S. Release DateThe Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford release date was Friday, September 21, 2007.
Tuesday, February 5, 2008
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Rating MPAAR for strong violence and brief sexual references
An action western surrounding the private life and public exploits of America's most notorious outlaw, Jesse James. As the charismatic and unpredictable outlaw plans his next great robbery, he wages war on his enemies, who are trying to collect the reward money--and the glory--that is riding on his capture. However, the greatest threat to Jesse's life may ultimately come from those he trusts the most.
Trivia & Production Notes
- Based on the novel "The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford" by the Robert Hansen.
Also Known As
- Untitled Jesse James Project
- TBA: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
- TBA: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada