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  1. The Triple 9 Trailer Looks Excellent, Triggers Feelings About Gun ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 7 | Film School Rejects

    With limited time and resources, it seems like most movies I purchase these days are purely out of spite. Take The Proposition .


  2. A red-band trailer for John Hillcoat's star-studded TRIPLE 9 hits the webRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 5 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... Mackie, and Kate Winslet, I expected a more conventional, less violent nail-biter from the man who directed THE PROPOSITION and THE ROAD. That doesn't seem to be the case here; this trailer presents an amoral, harsh world, with enough violence, ...


  3. The Triple 9 Red-Band Trailer Is Star-Studded And Absolutely BrutalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 5 | Cinema Blend News

    As a filmmaker, John Hillcoat is not prone making happy-go-lucky movies. This is the man behind the post-apocalyptic bummer The Road , the gritty western The Proposition , and the bootlegging drama Lawless .


  4. 'Triple 9a 2 Red Band Trailer: This Little Piggy Went to The MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 5 | /film

    Director John Hillcoat has yet to make a major box-office hit. The director behind Lawless , The Road , and the incredible 2005 western, The Proposition , makes bleak and brutal movies about the violent side of humanity.


  5. Kate Winslet, Woody Harrelson and more in trailer for cop drama 'Triple Nine'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 5 |

    What does one think of when considering the work of Australian director John Hillcoat ? So far he's directed three films, gritty Western thriller " The Proposition ", post-apocalyptic drama " The Road ", and bootlegging film " Lawless ". Hillcoat has never had an issue attracting big name stars for his mature, brutally violent movies about people with questionable morals.


  6. First Trailer: John Hillcoat's "Triple 9"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 4 | Dark Horizons News

    Australian filmmaker John Hillcoat is a man famous for doing westerns set anywhere but the American Old West. From the 19th century Australian Outback in "The Proposition," to a post-apocalyptic future in "The Road," to a Prohibition-era bootlegger tale with "Lawless" - his films love classic archetypes of masculinity in all its ugly glory.


  7. Cinema review: An KlondikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | Galway Advertiser

    ... westerns, and is reminiscent of HBO's Deadwood and John Hillcoat's criminally underrated Aussie western The Proposition . The sets feel lived in, and huge work must have gone into making Oughterard feel like a late 19th century North American town. ...


  8. David Gulpilil: celebrating a life on screenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... , he starred in the children's classic Storm Boy . He has been in films ranging from Crocodile Dundee to The Proposition , Rabbit-Proof Fence to Australia . In 2004, Craig Ruddy's portrait of him won the Archibald Prize. Carey announced other ...


  9. Echoes of War Tries, Fails to Revive the WesternRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | The Village Voice

    ... rabbits, and tedious dinner scenes. Like John Hillcoat, director of the wonderful revisionist western The Proposition , Senes is an Aussie playing with American mythology, though in this case, there's little to indicate who these characters are, let ...


  10. Check out Nick Cave and Warren Ellis' soundtrack for the film 'Far From Men'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... first approached by John Hillcoat, the director who brought to life the Cave-penned scripts for the films The Proposition and Lawless . Since then, Cave has worked fairly steadily in the film world, both as a writer and, alongside chief collaborator ...


  11. Western outback thriller starts shooting in WintonRead the original story

    May 4, 2015 | Inside Film

    ... Linings Playbook, Animal Kingdom), Alex Russell (Unbroken, Carrie), David Gulpilil (Charlies Country, The Proposition), David Wenham (Paper Planes, Oranges and Sunshine) and Tom E. Lewis (The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith, Red Hill), Goldstone is the ...


  12. Oscar nommed Jacki Weaver joins "Goldstone" outback thrillerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | PanArmenian Network

    ... Swan, an indigenous detective, Alex Russell, ("Unbroken," "Carrie"), David Gulpilil ("Charlie's Country," "The Proposition"), David Wenham ("Paper Planes," "Oranges and Sunshine") and Tom E. Lewis ("The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith," "Red Hill"). ...


  13. Slow West ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | IGN

    Containing honorable echoes of Eastwood, Tarantino, the Coens, and John Hillcoat (whose films The Proposition and The Road easily spring to mind here), John Maclean's Slow West unfolds as an endearing, neatly-packaged, modestly-paced Wild West poem. ...


  14. PhotosFrom Toilet Venues To Tinsletown: 11 Musicians Who've Written Hollywood ScreenplaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | NME

    ... the screenplay for Lawless (which he was said to be unhappy with) and the excellent John Hillcoat movie The Proposition in 2005, starring Guy Pearce and Ray Winstone. Here are some other musicians who've tried their hand at scripting movies. The ...


  15. Hugh Jackman Is Going To Play Jesus' Biggest FanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Cinema Blend News

    ... in Matt Cook to scribe the film. Not only has he recently scribed Triple 9 , the latest from John Hillcoat ( The Proposition , The Road , Lawless ), but he's also written the impending efforts By Way Of Helena (which will be led by Liam Hemsworth, ...


  16. Nick Cave and Warren Ellis release Loin Des Hommes soundtrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 |

    ... composers only blossomed a decade later. The duo created their first suite of cinematic soundscapes for The Proposition (2005), directed by fellow Australian and frequent collaborator John Hillcoat. Scripted by Cave himself, this brutal Outback ...


  17. 'The Salvation' review: Another Mads Mikkelsen triumphRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 |

    ... his character's weak nature is exposed. "The Salvation" isn't quite as extraordinary as John Hillcoat's " The Proposition ," but it's still an extremely solid western with a remarkable performance by Mads Mikkelsen. The set pieces are fantastic and ...