Hell or High Water (movie)

2016 film directed by David Mackenzie

Hell or High Water is a 2016 American neo-Western heist drama movie directed by David Mackenzie and written by Taylor Sheridan. The movie is about two brothers (Chris Pine and Ben Foster) who carry out a series of bank robberies to save their family ranch, while being pursued by two Texas Rangers (Jeff Bridges and Gil Birmingham).

The movie was theatrically released in the United States on August 12, 2016. It made $37 million.[1] It had many positive reviews.[2] It was nominated for four Oscars.[3]


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