About

A gambler and a prostitute become business partners in a remote Old West mining town, and their enterprise thrives until a large corporation arrives on the scene.

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Directed by

Robert Altman

Written by

Robert Altman (Screenplay)
Brian McKay (Screenplay)
Edmund Naughton (Novel)

Runtime

120 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Name your poison

Cast

Keywords

snow based on novel or book brothel gambler opium den early 1900s brothel madam washington state mining town

Photos

Lists

#207 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#221 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

#445 on 500 Essential Cult Movies Jennifer Eiss

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Leading Role