The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
| September 21, 2007
StorylineThe film follows the last months of Jesse James’ (Brad Pitt) life beginning with meeting 19-year-old Robert Ford (Casey Affleck) who idolises Jesse. Jesse is a wanted man who robs trains and banks. Robert and his brother Charley (Sam Rockwell) become part of his team. Most of the gang members are dead, arrested or left town. Jesse is in a constant state of tension, quite depressed and murderous. Robert Ford decides that he wants the reward and shoots Jesse.