Wind River

Synopsis: A veteran hunter helps an FBI agent to investigate the murder of a young woman on a Wyoming Native American reservation,
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Director(s): Taylor Sheridan
Production: The Weinstein Company
  8 wins & 18 nominations.
Rotten Tomatoes:
107 min

There you go.

Keep coming.

Back him up.

Look at that.

Atta boy.

How about that?

Good job come over here.

Put your hand upon his nose.

Let him smell you and breath you.

Let him know you.

He will love you forever.

- Hey.. so what do you think of that, son?

- That was pretty cowboy, huh..

No, son.

That was Arapahoe.

Entering Wind River,

Indian Reservation

Hey, grandson.

Grandma's making you fried bread.

- Had breakfast?

- Just eggs.

Go ahead. Get you some.

- Horses sense a storm.. huh?

- Yeah.

So.. Police chief called you

to hunt the lion, eh?

He called me to hunt something.

Heard you

lost a steer?

Yeah, I'll show you where.

It's a lion.

- Is the right?

- Come on.

- How Wilma?

- She got a job interview.

Jackson, some hotel I think.

- Jackson Hole?

- Ya.

Gonna live with the millionaires, eh?

Haven't heard about that, I think..

..the billionaires chased out

the millionaires years ago.

Ah, save your money.

When the wolves start eating

their Golden Retrievers...

...that land's gonna go

for pennies on the dollar.

Yes sir.

Tell me what that is.

That's a lion alright?

There's two.


She's got both of last

year's kits with her..

They chased your steer around for a while,

it seems.

That's what the tracks say..

Momma's teaching her kits how to hunt.

she's teaching 'em on livestock.

Mother just got her

whole family killed.

Got gas in your slate?

I need emergency assistance.

Repeat. Emergency assistance

requested... Come back?

Fremont County Sheriff's office.

What's your location?

The Wind River Indian Reservation,

east of Boulder Flats.

FBI's taking a while, eh?

Eh..and the road out of Riverton's bad.

I don't want to move her

until they have a look.

but I'm not gonna try to pull

her out after dark.

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Taylor Sheridan

Taylor Sheridan (born May 21, 1970) is an American screenwriter, director and actor. Sheridan first reached prominence for portraying David Hale in the FX television series Sons of Anarchy. Sheridan has written several films, including the screenplay for Sicario (2015), for which he was nominated for the Writers Guild of America Award for Best Original Screenplay. He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for Hell or High Water (2016), which was nominated for four Oscars, including Best Picture. Credited with redefining the modern Western, Sheridan also wrote and directed the 2017 crime film Wind River and wrote Sicario's 2018 sequel. more…

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Submitted on August 05, 2018

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