The Hi-Lo Country


The Hi-Lo Country Review

Duel in the Sun meets It's a Wonderful Life -- in the oddest of ways. The Hi-Lo Country gives us Harrelson and Crudup as best friends in post-WWII New Mexico, where cowboys still rule a land forgotten by time. Over two rather dragging hours, a story of Harrelson's affair with the married Arquette unfolds, with Crudup lusting for the girl as well (not to mention while he courts Cruz), and Sam Elliott's evil cattle baron overseeing it all (and corrupting Harrelson's brother, Hauser). Got all that? Hi-Lo often ventures into the realm of the truly baffling, but it isn't without its charms, as Harrelson is quite engaging in his role.
The Hi-Lo Country

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Run time: 114 mins

In Theaters: Friday 22nd January 1999

Distributed by: Gramercy Pictures

Production compaines: Cappa Productions

Reviews 3 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 56%
Fresh: 19 Rotten: 15

IMDB: 6.1 / 10

Cast & Crew


Starring: as Pete Calder, as Big Boy Matson, as Mona, as Josepha O'Neil, as Little Boy Matson, as Les Birk, as Levi Gomez, Darren E. Burrows as Billy Harte, as Delfino Mondragon, as Jack Couffer, as Jim Ed Love, Craig Carter as Art Logan, as Hoover Young, as Mrs. Young, as Les Birk