The Hi-Lo Country1998

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The Hi-Lo Country
Directed by:
Stephen Frears

Released on December 30 of 1998 in the USA, "The Hi-Lo Country" is a Drama/Western film directed by Stephen Frears, and written by Walon Green (screenplay) . Billy Crudup is starring, alongside Woody Harrelson, Cole Hauser, Enrique Castillo, Jacob Vargas and Robert Knott.

A woman like Mona can drive men to extremes.

Who is the director of "The Hi-Lo Country":

The Hi-Lo Country was directed by Stephen Frears, an English director, actor, and producer.

Before The Hi-Lo Country, Stephen Frears had directed Hero, released in 1992, The Grifters (1990), Dangerous Liaisons (1988), Sammy and Rosie Get Laid (1987), Prick Up Your Ears (1987), and The Hit (1984). Since, he directed High Fidelity, released in 2000, Liam (2000), Dirty Pretty Things (2002), Chéri (2009), Tamara Drewe (2010), and Lay the Favorite (2012).

When was "The Hi-Lo Country" released:

The Hi-Lo Country was first released on Wednesday, December 30, 1998, in the United States. Also released on this day were Hilary and Jackie (dir. Anand Tucker), Another Day in Paradise, Affliction (dir. Paul Schrader), and Another Day in Paradise. This was twenty-one (21) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, July 23, 1999 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, June 23, 1999 in France; Saturday, February 20, 1999 in Germany; Friday, April 23, 1999 in Italy; Friday, March 05, 1999 in Spain; Thursday, April 22, 1999 in Australia and on Saturday, November 27, 1999 in Japan.

Who is at the casting of "The Hi-Lo Country":

At the casting of The Hi-Lo Country we find Billy Crudup, previously seen in Princess Mononoke (1997) and Everyone Says I Love You (1996); Woody Harrelson (Palmetto (1998), Wag the Dog (1997)); Cole Hauser (Good Will Hunting (1997), All Over Me (1997)) [ more... ]

  • James Gammon and John Diehl can both be seen in The Far Side of Jericho, released in 2006.
  • Sandy Baron and John Diehl also appeared together in Motorama, released in 1991.
  • John Diehl and Enrique Castillo also appeared together in The End of Violence, released in 1997.
  • John Diehl and Sam Elliott also appeared in Gettysburg, released in 1993.

What is the Storyline of "The Hi-Lo Country":

Just after World War II best friends Big Boy Matson (Woody Harrelson) and Pete Calder (Billy Crudup) return home to find half of their town employed by cattle baron Jim Ed Love (Sam Elliott). Hanging on to the mythic ideals of the American West Big Boy and Pete team up with an old time rancher Hoover Young (James Gammon) to raise cattle the cowboy way and life in Hi-Lo, New Mexico becomes a volatile powder keg.

The fuse is lit when Mona (Patricia Arquette), the wife of Jim Ed's foreman, begins a [...]

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