is a powerful story of vengeance and valour set in an unforgiving and unpredictable frontier where justice is simple and mercy is rare. Mattie Ross (Hailee Steinfeld), is determined to avenge her father’s blood by capturing Tom Chaney (Josh Brolin), the man who shot and killed him for two pieces of gold. Just fourteen, she enlists the help of Rooster Cogburn (Academy Award® Winner Jeff Bridges), a one-eyed, trigger-happy U.S. Marshall with an affinity for drinking and hardened Texas Ranger LaBoeuf (Academy Award Winner Matt Damon) to track the fleeing Chaney. Despite their differences, their ruthless determination leads them on a perilous adventure that can only have one outcome: retribution. Blu-ray Special Features (All in High Definition):
Mattie's True Grit
From Bustles to Buckskin - Dressing for the 1880s
Colts, Winchesters & Remingtons: The Guns of a Post-Civil War Western
Re-Creating Fort Smith
Charles Portis - The Greatest Writer You've Never Heard Of...
The Cinematography of True Grit
A 14-year-old girl (Hailee Steinfeld) joins an aging U.S. marshal (Jeff Bridges) and another lawman (Matt Damon) in tracking her father's killer into hostile Indian territory in Joel and Ethan Coen's adaptation of Charles Portis' original novel. Sticking more closely to the source material than the 1969 feature adaptation starring Western icon John Wayne, the Coens' True Grit
tells the story from the young girl's perspective, and re-teams the celebrated filmmaking duo with their No Country For Old Men
producing partner Scott Rudin. Josh Brolin and Barry Pepper co-star.