In the Great Plains during 1880s, Texas Ranger David Kingston is sent to an Old West frontier town Helena to investigate a series of murders and disappearances of local people. In the town, preacher Abraham Brant is keeping all the townsfolk in some kind of fearful grip.
The Duel is an American western film directed by Kieran Darcy-Smith and written by Matt Cook. The film stars Liam Hemsworth, Emory Cohen, William Hurt, Woody Harrelson and Alice Braga. The film is scheduled for limited release and video on demand on June 24, 2016, by Lionsgate Premiere.
The filming began on September 15, 2014, in Greenwood, Mississippi. The shooting was mostly taken place at former Florewood State Park, which was transformed into an Old West frontier town.
Directed by: Kieran Darcy-Smith
Starring: Liam Hemsworth, Emory Cohen, Woody Harrelson, Alice Braga, William Sadler, Sue-Lynn Ansari, Christopher Berry
Screenplay by: Matt Cook
Production Design by: Toby Corbett
Cinematography by: Jules O’Loughlin
Film Editing by: Tracy Adams, Blake Harjes
Costume Design by: Terry Anderson
Music by: Craig Eastman
MPAA Rating: R for strong violence and language.
Studio: Lionsgate Films
Release Date: June 24, 2016