Exclusive Look Behind the Scenes of 'The Homesman' (video) (Premiere)

by Brice Ezell

16 February 2015

Actresses Miranda Otto (The Lord of the Rings) and Grace Gummer (The Newsroom) talk about their experience working on Tommy Lee Jones' western, The Homesman.

With an all-star cast including Meryl Streep, Hailee Steinfeld, Hilary Swank, John Lithgow, and James Spader, Tommy Lee Jones’ third film as a director, The Homesman, is about to see its home video release. The film, which some have called a feminist western, tells the tale of three women wishing to escape pioneer life.
To get a glimpse at the inner workings of the film, below you can watch a behind-the-scenes video with Miranda Otto and Grace Gummer, who explain some thoughts they had going into the making of the film. Otto is memorable for making a big splash in Peter Jackson’s The Lord of the Rings trilogy; Gummer, the daughter of Meryl Streep, just finished a run as one of the stronger characters on Aaron Sorkin’s The Newsroom.

The Homesman is out on DVD and Blu-ray on 17 February.

Watch the trailer for The Homesman:

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