#48. The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (2005)



– Director: Tommy Lee Jones

– Metascore: 77

– Runtime: 121 minutes

A young man hopes to honor his deceased best friend by bringing him to his hometown in Mexico for a proper burial. This Western, directed by Tommy Lee Jones, was inspired by the real murder of Esequiel Hernandez Jr., an American high school student who was shot by a United States marine.