“The Duel” opens promisingly. Two men have battled to the demise utilizing precisely the same appeared in Michael Jackson’s “Beat It” video. In one hand, every man holds a blade; their different situation is dire together at the wrist. The film calls it a “Helena Duel,” named after the Texas town where this opening grouping happens. Preceding the fierce merriments, a parchment lets us know it’s 1866, and Civil War veterans are fighting with Mexico over Texan area. These subtle elements are immaterial amid the Helena Duel, be that as it may.
This is an individual matter between two American subjects, Abraham Brand (Woody Harrelson) and Jesse Kingston (Jimmy Lee Jr). As the men move, avoid and cut, executive Kieran Darcy-Smith shows the massacre from various vantage focuses. The speedy alters amongst blocked and unhindered perspectives couples with the abhorrent sound impacts of blade meeting substance. The outcome is a merciless, quick and essential activity succession.