PREVIEW: Cowboys (15)

WHO’S IN IT?

Steve Zahn (Rescue Dawn), Jillian Bell (Brittany Runs A Marathon), Sasha Knight (film debut), Ann Dowd (Compliance), Gary Farmer (Dead Man), Chris Coy (The Front Runner), A.J. Slaght (film debut), Bob Stephenson (Seeking a Friend for the End of the World), John Beasley (The Sum of All Fears), John Reynolds (Horse Girl)

WHO’S BEHIND THE CAMERA?

Anna Kerrigan (Five Days Gone), director, writer, producer; Gigi Graff (Catfight), Chris Parker (Palm Springs) and Dylan Sellers (Agent Cody Banks), producers; Gene Back (film debut), composer; John Wakayama Carey (Rift), cinematographer; Jarrah Gurrie (Broken Gardenias), editor

WHAT’S IT ABOUT?

Troy (Zahn) takes his 11-year-old transgender son Joe (Knight) on a camping trip across the northern Rockies, against the wishes of Joe’s conservative mother Sally (Bell) who sends the local police force out to track down the pair…

IN ONE SENTENCE, WHY SHOULD YOU BE EXCITED?

Steve Zahn is at his most endearing in this emotional modern-day Western, with an equally impressive turn by young newcomer Sasha Knight who sets a new gold standard for young transgender performers.

WHEN’S IT OUT?

FRIDAY 7TH MAY 2021

WHERE CAN I FIND IT?

RENT/BUY ON DIGITAL PLATFORMS, INCLUDING AMAZON PRIME VIDEO

[the_ad id=”14415″]

Did you like this preview? Want to be updated on all the new releases every week?

Sign up to our e-mail service today, and get our latest reviews and previews sent straight to your inbox!

Search from over ten years of movies here:

Other recent reviews:

Lisa Frankenstein (2024, dir. Zelda Williams)

A misunderstood teen resurrects a handsome corpse…

Spaceman (2024, dir. Johan Renck)

A lonely astronaut makes an unexpected connection on a solo mission…

American Star (2024, dir. Gonzalo López-Gallego)

An aging hitman travels to Fuerteventura for a final mission…

Dune Part Two (2024, dir. Denis Villeneuve)

Paul Atreides leads the Fremen of the desert planet Arrakis on a defiant mission…

Wicked Little Letters (2024, dir. Thea Sharrock)

In 1920s Littlehampton, a series of vulgar letters rock the community…

Perfect Days (2023, dir. Wim Wenders)

A Tokyo toiler cleaner leads a carefully structured life…

Memory (2023, dir. Michel Franco)

A woman has a surprise encounter with an old high school classmate…

Someone’s Daughter, Someone’s Son (2024, dir. Lorna Tucker)

Filmmaker Lorna Tucker explores the UK’s ongoing homeless crisis…

Bob Marley: One Love (2024, dir. Reinaldo Marcus Green)

Reggae musician Bob Marley rises to prominence throughout the world…

Madame Web (2024, dir. S.J. Clarkson)

A clairvoyant paramedic protects a trio of young women from a mysterious assailant…