In The Hateful Eight, John Ruth (Kurt Russell) is a bounty hunter nicknamed the Hangman. Whether fugitives are wanted dead or alive, he chooses the extra labor of bringing them to justice alive, so that executioners can also continue to earn a pay. His latest bounty as Daisy Domergue, who he’s escorting to Red Rock, Wyoming.
In The Hateful Eight, Daisy Domergue (Jennifer Jason Leigh) is a fugitive captured by bounty hunter John “The Hangman” Ruth, who is intent to bringing her not dead, but alive. What’s worse, they’re accompanies by a second bounty hunter, Major Marquis Warren. They’re delayed however when a blizzard forces them to take refuge in a small stagecoach lodge.