Out of the Furnace

Out of the Furnace

  • 2013
  • R
  • 116 min
  • USA
  • crime, drama, thriller

Two brothers live in the economically-depressed Rust Belt, when a cruel twist of fate lands one in prison. His brother is then lured into one of the most violent crime rings in the Northeast.

Director: Scott Cooper

Writers: Scott Cooper, Brad Ingelsby

Stars: Christian Bale, Zoe Saldana, Woody Harrelson, Sam Shepard, Willem Dafoe

While it may not make the most of its incredible cast, Out of the Furnace is still so packed with talent that it's hard to turn away.

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  • Scott Cooper
    Scott Cooper
    Scott Cooper (born 1970) is an American actor, writer, director, and producer. He is known for writing, directing and producing the 2009 film Crazy Heart starring Jeff Bridges. The film, released by Fox Searchlight Pictures, has received a number of accolades, including awards presented by the Chicago Film Critics Association, the Independent Spirit Awards and by the Writers Guild of America. He...

Main Cast


Tagline: Sometimes your battles choose you.

Certificate: R

Genres: crime, drama, thriller

Categories: prison, sibling relationship, bare knuckle boxing, post traumatic stress disorder, drug dealer, brother, revenge, drug use, car accident, justice, family, rust belt, neo noir, manslaughter, social decay


Producer: Ridley Scott, Tony Scott, Leonardo DiCaprio, Michael Costigan, Ryan Kavanaugh,

Editor: David Rosenbloom

Casting: Ronna Kress

Director of photography: Masanobu Takayanagi

Costume design: Kurt and Bart

Production design: Thérèse DePrez

Details and Technical Specs

Runtime: 116 min

Country: USA

Language: English

Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1

Color: Color