15 certificateThe Hi-Lo Country is a Film programme that first aired in 1998 and has been classified a 15 certificate.

The Hi-Lo Country is a 3 star programme



The Hi-Lo Country (1998)

Directed by
Stephen Frears

This Western is an intimate story of the enduring bond of friendship between two hard-living men, set against the sweeping backdrop of the American West, post-World War II, in its twilight.

Pete Calder (Billy Crudup) and Big Boy Matson (Woody Harrelson) have been friends since before the war and are masters of the prairie.

After the war they have to return to their previous way of life, farming the land and raising their cattle on the American prairie's.

However their love lives are not so easy to resume when on their return they discover their former pre-War sweethearts are marrying other men.

Written by ,

Also known as "Amigos hasta la Muerte"

Genre: Film

Running Time: 130 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1998

3/5 Stars

Classification: 15 Certificate

Filmed in Colour


Image for Woody HarrelsonWoody Harrelson...Big Boy Matson
Image for Billy CrudupBilly Crudup...Pete Calder
Image for Cole HauserCole Hauser...Little Boy Matson
Enrique Castillo...Levi Gomez
Darren E. Burrows...Billy Harte
Image for Jacob VargasJacob Vargas...Delfino Mondragon
Robert Knott...Jack Couffer
Image for Sam ElliottSam Elliott...Jim Ed Love
Sandy Baron...Henchman
Image for Patricia ArquettePatricia Arquette...Mona Birk
Image for John DiehlJohn Diehl...Les Birk
Craig Carter...Art Logan
Image for Penélope CruzPenélope Cruz...Josepha O'Neil
Walter C. Hall...Auctioneer
James Gammon...Hoover Young