IFC Films bought North American rights to the TrustNordisk title The Salvation. The film premiered in the out of competition Midnight section of Cannes. A couple distributors chased the film, which stars Mads Mikkelsen, Eva Green and Jeffrey Dean Morgan. Kristian Levring directed the Western. Set in 1870s America, pic starts when a settler kills the man that murdered his family. That unleashes the fury of a notorious gang leader. Then it’s a fight to the death.
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