IN THE WORKS

upcoming westerns_streep-swank-russel-jonesTommy Lee Jones will be starring, directing and writing an adaptation of Glendon Swarthout’s classic novel The Homesman, costarring Meryl Streep and Hilary Swank.

Production began in New Mexico in the spring. Glendon’s son, Miles, tells True West that Jones has hired his regular composer, Marco Beltrami, to write the score. Beltrami has two Oscar nominations: for 2008’s The Hurt Locker and the 2010 remake 3:10 to Yuma.

Another film being shot in New Mexico is Bone Tomahawk, a brutal Western with Horror twists, starring Timothy Olyphant and Kurt Russell.

Related Posts

  • western-events-auctions_festivals_art_rodeo_june-2013

    Western roundup of events where you can experience the Old West. ART SHOWS PRIX DE…

  • Outlaws_Songs of robbers-Rustlers and Rogues

    Outlaws: Songs of Robbers, Rustlers, and Rogues is like having someone sing you a book…

  • Joseph-P-Sanchez-Robert-L-Spude_Art-Gome

    The history of New Mexico is long and complex. The collaborative effort of authors Joseph…