Highway 61 Poster

Release Date: April 22nd, 1992

DVD Release Date: January 30th, 2007

R|1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary
Pokey Jones (Don McKellar), a Canadian barber who plays jazz on the side, has his life turned upside down when a corpse turns up near his home. Jackie (Valerie Buhagier), a roadie, says that the dead man is her sibling and begs Pokey to help get the body back to New Orleans. Pokey agrees, completely unaware that Valerie's real plan is to transport drugs across the border. They are followed by the satanic Mr. Skin (Earl Pastko), who claims ownership of the body and the soul contained therein.

Cast: Don McKellar, Valerie Buhagier, Earl Pastko, Jello Biafra, Peter Breck

Director: Bruce McDonald

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Amusing, Pursuit, Quest, Car, 1990s, Offbeat, Deception