The White River Kid Poster

Release Date: 1999

R|1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary
The pious-looking Brother Edgar (Bob Hoskins) and his criminal cohort, Morales (Antonio Banderas), claim to be selling socks sewn together by blind orphans, the proceeds from which will be used to support the orphanage. In reality, Edgar and Morales are two bumbling con men drifting through the American South on a mission to scam the locals. But then they encounter the White River Kid (Wes Bentley), a convicted murderer who takes the hapless duo hostage while he flees from the law.

Cast: Bob Hoskins, Antonio Banderas, Wes Bentley, Ellen Barkin, Beau Bridges, Swoosie Kurtz, Randy Travis, Christopher Crane

Director: Arne Glimcher

Genres: Comedy drama

Keywords: Rivalry, Pursuit, Escape, Madcap, 1990s, Offbeat