• Highwaymen (2004)


Release Date: February 13th, 2004

DVD Release Date: August 24th, 2004

R |1 hr 20 min

Plot Summary

James Cray (Jim Caviezel) watched as his wife was killed by Fargo (Colm Feore), a hit-and-run serial murderer. After severely injuring Fargo and going to prison for several years, James is now determined to avenge his wife's death. He drives across the country looking for Fargo's 1972 Cadillac Eldorado, which the now-disabled killer has turned into a rolling death trap. James' search is helped by a state traffic officer (Frankie Faison) and a singer (Rhona Mitra) with her own agenda.

Cast: Jim Caviezel, Rhona Mitra, Frankie R. Faison, Colm Feore, Andrea Roth, Gordon Currie, Noam Jenkins, Toby Proctor

Director: Robert Harmon

Genres: Action , Thriller

Production Co: New Line Cinema

Distributors: New Line Cinema

Keywords: Murder, Husband, 2000s, Revenge, Prison, Car, Tense, Pursuit, Rivalry, Suspenseful

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Time Out

    They don’t make many like this any more; Roger Corman would be proud. show more

  • 40
    Anna SmithEmpire

    Both the well-choreographed crash scenes and the gritty cinematography hint at a better film. Shame no-one took the time to make it. show more

  • 40
    Marc SavlovAustin Chronicle

    Highwaymen is an also-ran. It lacks the sprawling, Westernized mythos of The Hitcher and feels, in the end, like a previously owned nightmare sorely in need of a new universal hell joint. show more

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