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60 Ratings

The Hi-Lo Country

Directed by Stephen Frears
United States, United Kingdom, 1998
Drama, Romance, Western


An intimate story of the enduring bond of friendship between two hard-living men, set against a sweeping backdrop: the American West, post-World War II, in its twilight. Pete and Big Boy are masters of the prairie, but ultimately face trickier terrain: the human heart.

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The Hi-Lo Country Directed by Stephen Frears

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1999 | 2 wins including: Best Director (Silver Berlin Bear)

National Board of Review

1998 | Winner: Breakthrough Performance - Male

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