The Keeping Room

The Keeping Room

Directed by Daniel Barber

In this radically reimagined American Western set towards the end of the Civil War, Southerner Augusta encounters two renegade, drunken soldiers who are on a mission of pillage and violence. After escaping an attempted assault, Augusta races back to the isolated farmhouse that she shares with her sister Louise and their female slave Mad. When the pair of soldiers track Augusta down intent on exacting revenge, the trio of women are forced to take up arms to fend off their assailants, finding ways to resourcefully defend their home––and themselves––as the escalating attacks become more unpredictable and relentless.

In this radically reimagined American Western set towards the end of the Civil War, three Southern women are forced to take up arms to defend their home––and themselves––from two renegade Union soldiers on Sherman's March.

Cast: Brit Marling, Hailee Steinfeld

Member Reviews

Did not expect the ending. Excellent.

sharpchick13
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4 months ago

Just watch it. This is real art. Lets us see the horrors of both sides of the war from the eyes of three women. No one was right in the civil war, slavery was a monster, the confederates were monsters, the yankees were monsters.

LionOfGod
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6 months ago

Loved it.

BobbieJo
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8 months ago

Loved it.

BobbieJo
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8 months ago

Very good!! Well written and directed!

backroadgypsy67
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10 months ago