The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada was released in the year 2005。The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada is also called as Tres entierros de Melquiades Estrada, Three Burials: The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada, Melquiades Estrada három temetése, The 3 Burials of Melquiades Estrada。
A man is shot and quickly buried in the high desert of west Texas. The body is found and reburied in Van Horn's town cemetery. Pete Perkins, a local ranch foreman, kidnaps a Border Patrolman and forces him to disinter the body. With his captive in tow and the body tied to a mule, Pete undertakes a dangerous and quixotic journey into Mexico.