Meek's Cutoff

Meek's Cutoff (2010)

The Road to Civilisation is Not Always Civilised

  • Genre: Drama, Western
  • Release Date: 2010-09-05
  • User Rating: 6.5/10 from 114 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 44min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Oscilloscope
  • Production Country: United States of America
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Set in 1845, this drama follows a group of settlers as they embark on a punishing journey along the Oregon Trail. When their guide leads them astray, the expedition is forced to contend with the unforgiving conditions of the high plain desert.

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  • Michelle Williams

    as Emily Tetherow
  • Bruce Greenwood

    as Stephen Meek
  • Will Patton

    as Soloman Tetherow
  • Zoe Kazan

    as Millie Gately
  • Paul Dano

    as Thomas Gately
  • Shirley Henderson

    as Glory White
  • Neal Huff

    as William White
  • Tommy Nelson

    as Jimmy White
  • Rod Rondeaux

    as The Indian
Production Simon Max Hill Casting
Camera Greg Schmitt Camera Operator
Directing Kelly Reichardt Director
Writing Jonathan Raymond Writer
Directing Gordon Bell Script Supervisor
Production Elizabeth Cuthrell Producer
Production Neil Kopp Producer
Production Anish Savjani Producer
Production David Urrutia Producer
Sound Jeff Grace Music
Camera Christopher Blauvelt Director of Photography
Editing Kelly Reichardt Editor
Production Laura Rosenthal Casting
Art David Doernberg Production Design
Art Kat Uhlmansiek Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Victoria Farrell Costume Design
Production Maribeth Fox Casting Associate
Camera Corey Walter Still Photographer
Camera Simon Max Hill Still Photographer
Camera Eric Hill Still Photographer
Lighting Efrem Peter Gaffer
Camera Stephen MacDougall First Assistant Camera
Sound Lara Dale Foley
Sound Ellen Heuer Foley
Sound Leslie Shatz Sound Designer
Sound Javier Bennassar Supervising Sound Editor
Editing Donnie Creighton Digital Intermediate
Editing David Waters Digital Intermediate
Editing Tomas Vengris First Assistant Editor
Editing Gordon Bell First Assistant Editor
Costume & Make-Up David Kennedy Key Hair Stylist
Costume & Make-Up Leo Won Makeup Department Head
Costume & Make-Up Linda Andrews Makeup Artist