The 3 Burials of Melquiades EstradaIn theaters: December 14th, 2005 Copyright © 2005 Sony Pictures Classics
A man is shot and quickly buried in the high desert of west Texas. The body is found and reburied in Van Horn’s town cemetery. Pete Perkins, a local ranch foreman (TOMMY LEE JONES) kidnaps a Border Patrolman and forces him to disinter the body. With his captive in tow and the body tied to a mule Pete undertakes a dangerous and quixotic journey into Mexico.
- Genre:Drama, Action and Adventure
- Director:Tommy Lee Jones
- Cast:Tommy Lee Jones, Barry Pepper, Julio Cedillo, Dwight Yoakam, January Jones