Back to top

The Proposition

Twitter
Cast
Guy Pearce, Ray Winstone, Danny Huston, Emily Watson, Richard Wilson, Tom Budge, David Wenham, John Hurt, David Gulpilil, Leah Purcell, Tommy Lewis
Released
2005
Spoiler alert
Blog entry

Bounty hunter Jellon Lamb tells outlaw Charlie Burns, “It appears that I am a little scuppered.” (0:21)

Charlie tells his brother Arthur, referring to thug Samuel Stoat, “He’s a vicious little cretin.” (0:43)

His boss Eden Fletcher asks Capt. Morris Stanley, “Are you completely out of your mind?” (0:51)

Stanley’s wife Martha faints at the site of the flogging of Charlie’s brother Mike. (1:01)

One man tells another, “You pissed on me, you idiot.” (1:05)

Lamb tells Charlie, “I was drunk. You only got me because I was drunk. But I’m not drunk now.” (1:14)