is a 2003 Western movie based on the novel The Open Range
Men by Lauran Paine. The film is directed and co-produced
by Kevin Costner, who also stars along with Robert Duvall and
What do you know about the movie Open
Range? Try this Western Films
FUN Trivia quiz.
1. The movie is set in Montana in 1882
(the year is seen on a new grave marker). Where was the movie
- Alberta, Canada
- Sierra Nevada Mountains, California
- Yankton, South Dakota
2. Who wrote the screenplay?
- Lauran Paine
- Craig Storper
- Michael Crawford
3. Tig was not only the name of the dog
in the movie, but also the name of the film's production
company. Tig was also the name of Kevin Costner's
4. Robert Duvall plays "Boss"
Spearman . What is his first name?
5. Mose Harris (played by Abraham
Benrubi) is another of Boss Spearman's hands, a large and
peaceful man. He gets into a bar fight in Harmonville and is
later killed by Baxter's henchman Butler. Who played Mose?
- James Abraham
- Abraham Benrubi
- Mark Reynolds
6. Diego Luna is Spearman's Mexican-born
youngest hand and also kind of a foster child to the other
free-rangers who found him living on the streets years before.
He is badly hurt by Baxter's men, but recovers and plays an
important role in the final gun-fight. What character did Luna
7. Denton Baxter is an Irish-born land
baron who considers Harmonville "his" town. He is
arrogant and greedy, using his band of henchman as well as the
corrupt Marshall Poole to rule the town and keep off
freegrazers. When he orders his men to ambush Boss Spearman's
men and Mose is killed, a brutal conflict begins, in which
Baxter shows that he does not have a problem with putting
women and children in the line of fire, finally turning most
of Harmonville against him. He has one estranged daughter. Who
- Michael Moore
- Michael Gambon
- Michael Gregory
8. Mose is taken to Doc Barlow where
Charley meets Sue Barlow played by Annette Bening, whom he
mistakenly believes to be the doctor's wife; she is in fact
the doctor's sister.
9. Charley Waite, played by Kevin
Costner, is a veteran of the Civil War and later a gunslinger
before becoming a ranch hand for Boss Spearman. He has
nightmares of his gunslinger days. He had changed his name. What was his real name?
- Charles David Post
- Travis Charles Postle
- Charles Travis Postlewaite
10. Boss keeps calling Percy, played by
Michael Jeter, "Old Man". But Robert Duvall, who
plays Boss, is actually older than Jeter, who was only 51 at
the time the movie was made. How many years was Duvall older
- 15 years older
- 21 years older
- 31 years older