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Butcher’s Crossing

October 20, 2023
1hr 47min
Status: released

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Butcher’s Crossing Movie Details:

Based onButcher’s Crossing by John Edward Williams
Country United States
Language English
GenreWestern, Drama
Release datesSeptember 9, 2022 (TIFF)
October 20, 2023 (United States)
Running time1hr 47min
Age ratingR
CastNicolas Cage
Fred Hechinger
Xander Berkeley
Rachel Keller
Directed by Gabe Polsky
Written byGabe Polsky
Liam Satre-Meloy
Produced byGabe Polsky
Molly Conners
Amanda Bowers
Will Clarke
Andy Mayson
Cinematography by David Gallego
Edited by Nick Pezzillo
Music byLeo Birenberg
Production CompaniesAltitude Film Entertainment
Ingenious Media
Gabe Polsky Productions
Phiphen Pictures
Distributor Saban Films

Butcher’s Crossing Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Nicolas Cage as Miller
  • Fred Hechinger as Will Andrews
  • Jeremy Bobb as Fred Schneider
  • Paul Raci as McDonald
  • Xander Berkeley as Charlie Hoge
  • Rachel Keller as Francine
  • Amber Rose Mason as Wagon Woman
  • Zuzu Weingart as Maggie


An Ivy League dropout travels to the Colorado wilderness, where he joins a team of buffalo hunters on a journey that puts his life and sanity at risk.

Butcher’s Crossing Movie Box Office Collection & Budget:

Worldwide Collection$15,648

About Butcher’s Crossing Movie:

  • Principal photography began in Montana in October 2021.
  • In September 2021, it was announced that Saban Films had acquired North American, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, France, Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Scandinavia distribution rights to the film.
  • This is Nicolas Cage’s Western film since The Old Way (2023).
  • Tye Sheridan and Alex Wolff were considered for the role of Will as they worked with Nicolas Cage before but director Gable Polsky wanted a younger actor.
  • It is the second collaboration between Gabe Polsky and Nicolas Cage as Polsky produced Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans (2009). This is also the 5th collaboration between Nicolas Cage and Xander Berkeley.
  • Nicolas Cage shaved his head for the film, which is the first time for Cage to be bald in a movie.
  • Butcher’s Crossing had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 9, 2022. The film was released by Saban Films on October 20, 2023.