|release date||November 5 2010|
|starring||Ryan Kwanten, Steve Bisley, Tom E. Lewis|
|trailer 1||Trailer #1|
SynopsisWhen a young police officer, Constable Shane Cooper, relocates to the small high-country town of Red Hill with his pregnant wife, he does so in the hope of starting a new family. But when news of a prison break in the city sends the local law enforcement officers into a panic, Shanes first day on duty quickly goes from bad to worse. Enter Jimmy Conway, a convicted murderer serving life behind bars, he returns to the isolated outpost seeking revenge. Now caught in the middle of what quickly becomes a horrifying blood bath, Shane will be forced to take the law into his own hands if he is to survive.
If there’s one film this year that moves at a break-neck pace and completely trims all the fat out of what could have been an extremely exposition-heavy film, it’s Red Hill, an Australian revenge-western from acclaimed short-film director Patrick Hughes. Headlined by True Blood favorite Ryan Kwanten, it seamlessly combines the best elements of spaghetti and American westerns, as well as a dash of horror, to create a thriller on par with the other recent Australian-made break-outs, such as The Square, The Horseman, and Animal Kingdom. …Read More