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Release Date: December 14, 2005Running Time: 120 mins.
MPAA Rating: RBox Office: $5,023,275.00
Genre: Drama, Western


Tommy Lee Jones

Julio Cesar Cedillo

Dwight Yoakam

January Jones

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A man is shot and quickly buried in the high desert of west Texas. The body is found and reburied in Van Horn's town cemetery. Pete Perkins, a local ranch foreman kidnaps a Border Patrolman and forces him to disinter the body. With his captive in tow and the body tied to a mule Pete undertakes a dangerous and quixotic journey into Mexico.