The Proposition

The Proposition

"This land will be civilized."
  • R
  • 2005
  • 1 hr 44 min
  • 7.3  (50,255)
  • 73

A bleak Western from the mind of gothic rock legend Nick Cave. The late nineteenth century Australian outback is still an untamed frontier where gangs roam wreaking havoc. After the horrific murder of an entire family the Burns gang is hunted down and brothers Charlie and Mikey Burns are captured. Charlie is offered a deal; his younger brother Mikey will be spared from hanging if Charlie hunts down and kills his older brother Arthur before Christmas day. Knowing the terrible crimes the notorious elder sibling has committed Charlie agrees to the deal and sets out on his grim journey.

The Proposition
The Proposition Scene: Scene 6
The Proposition Scene: Scene 6

Clip - 57 sec

The Proposition Scene: Scene 5
The Proposition Scene: Scene 5

Clip - 58 sec

The Proposition Scene: Scene 1
The Proposition Scene: Scene 1

Clip - 50 sec

The Proposition
The Proposition

Trailer - 2 min 17 sec

The Proposition Scene: Scene 2
The Proposition Scene: Scene 2

Clip - 1 min 15 sec

The Proposition Scene: Scene 3
The Proposition Scene: Scene 3

Clip - 59 sec

Description
A bleak Western from the mind of gothic rock legend Nick Cave. The late nineteenth century Australian outback is still an untamed frontier where gangs roam wreaking havoc. After the horrific murder of an entire family the Burns gang is hunted down and brothers Charlie and Mikey Burns are captured. Charlie is offered a deal; his younger brother Mikey will be spared from hanging if Charlie hunts down and kills his older brother Arthur before Christmas day. Knowing the terrible crimes the notorious elder sibling has committed Charlie agrees to the deal and sets out on his grim journey.

The Proposition is a 2005 action movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 44 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.3 and a MetaScore of 73.

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  • Release Date
    2005
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 44 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.3  (50,255)
  • Metascore
    73