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True Grit

Western remake. A drink-hardened, one-eyed US marshal helps a 14-year-old girl to avenge her father's murder. The unlikely duo set off on a trek through Colorado, joined by a Texas ranger who is also searching for the murderer.

Release date:

1 hour, 41 minutes

Last on

Sat 18 Mar 2017 22:45
BBC Two except Northern Ireland

"It's a simple revenge story and it seemed like promising material"

The Coen Brothers talk to BBC News about why they decided to remake the classic Western.
Read the BBC News article


Role Contributor
Rooster CogburnJeff Bridges
Mattie RossHailee Steinfeld
LaBoeufMatt Damon
Tom ChaneyJosh Brolin
Lucky Ned PepperBarry Pepper
Colonel StonehillDakin Matthews
UndertakerJarlath Conroy
Emmett QuincyPaul Rae
MoonDomhnall Gleeson
Mattie Ross, aged 40Elizabeth Marvel
YarnellRoy Lee Jones
Bear ManEd Lee Corbin
WriterJoel Coen
WriterEthan Coen
AuthorCharles Portis
DirectorEthan Coen
DirectorJoel Coen
ProducerEthan Coen
ProducerJoel Coen
ProducerScott Rudin

Jeff Bridges on his 'John Wayne' role


Hear from the stars of True Grit in a Talking Movies feature from BBC News.

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