"Butcher's Crossing," a 2022 American Western drama film, marks the narrative feature film debut of director Gabe Polsky. The film is an adaptation of John Edward Williams' 1960 novel of the same name. Starring in this production are Nicolas Cage, Fred Hechinger, Xander Berkeley, Rachel Keller, Jeremy Bobb, and Paul Raci.
The film had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 9, 2022, and is scheduled for release by Saban Films on October 20, 2023.
Nicolas Cage as Miller
Fred Hechinger as Will Andrews
Rachel Keller as Francine
Principal photography began in Montana in October 2021.
In September 2021, Saban Films secured distribution rights for "Butcher's Crossing" across North America, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, France, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and Scandinavia, with Altitude Film Distribution managing international sales and overseeing distribution in the UK and Ireland.
The film celebrated its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 9, 2022. It is set for a theatrical release in the United States on October 20, 2023.
Directed by: Gabe Polsky
Screenplay by: Gabe Polsky, Liam Satre-Meloy
Based on : Butcher's Crossing by John Edward Williams
Produced by: Gabe Polsky, Molly Conners, Amanda Bowers, Will Clarke, Andy Mayson
Starring : Nicolas Cage, Fred Hechinger, Xander Berkeley, Rachel Keller, Jeremy Bobb,Paul Raci
Cinematography David Gallego
Edited by: Nick Pezzillo
Music by : Leo Birenberg
Production companies : Altitude Film Entertainment
Gabe Polsky Productions, Phiphen Pictures
Distributed by: Saban Films
Release dates : September 9, 2022 (TIFF), October 20, 2023 (United States)
Running time: 105 minutes
Country United: States
Language : English