The Harder They Fall Release Date, Cast, Trailer, Expected Plot

The Harder They Fall is an American western film directed by Jeymes Samuel starring Jonathan Majors, Idris Elba, Zazie Beetz, LaKeith Stanfield, Delroy Lindo, and Regina King. This film was announced in July 2019 and filming began on March 2020 inside Santa Fe, NM but delayed to pandemic. And then resumed in September 2020 but halted again in October 15 when a cast member tested positive for Covid-19.

Covid-19 pandemic has debilitated the movie industry all around the world and same goes with the shooting of this western film. It was started back in July 2019 and come along 2021 due to several stumbling blocks but Obstacle is the way as said by Ryan Holiday.

The Harder They Fall Release Date

The Harder They Fall movie is set to release in the year 2021 but a release date is not yet confirmed by Netflix. We can expect the film to be released on 12 August 2021 as per some speculations and reddit theories. The filming was very challenging and has tested patience of crew members many times. If you like The Harder They Fall movie then chances are you ended up watching Yellowstone too so find out where to watch Yellowstone series online.

The Harder They Fall release date


  • Jonathan Majors as Nat Love
    Zazie Beetz as Stagecoach Mary
  • Idris Elba as Rufus Buck
    Delroy Lindo as Bass Reeves
  • LaKeith Stanfield as Cherokee Bill
  • Danielle Deadwyler as Cuffee
  • RJ Cyler as Jim Beckwourth
    Regina King as Trudy Smith
    Edi Gathegi as Bill Pickett
  • Howard Ferguson Jr. as Prison Lieutenant
  • Julio Cesar Cedillo as Jesus Cortez
  • Tait Fletcher as Biggest Man on the Train


The Harder They Fall follows the story of an outlaw Major who discovers that his enemy has been released from the person, and this is the best time to seek his revenge. Majors reunites with his gang members to take the revenge in western culture.

Major’s character is inspired from a real-life African-American cowboy and a former slave named Nat Love, who earned the name of Deadwood Dick with his excellent performances in a rodeo. He was the man who used to educate all by himself after the period of civil war and is regarded as most famous black western heroes in America.

The trailer for the newest Netflix film throws light on the awesome old-fashioned Western tales that our grandpas told when we were a kid. This first look also shows that the movie stick to original and traditional Western roots with some editing and minor modifications, rest is amazing.

The Harder They Fall is available to stream exclusively on Netflix.

Lakshya Kaushik

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