The Highwaymen

The Highwaymen | Crime | Kevin Costner, Woody Harrelson, Kathy Bates | Hollywood Movies | English Movies

The Highwaymen
'The Highwaymen' movie poster, image credit: IMDb

"The Highwaymen" is a 2019 American crime film directed by John Lee Hancock and written by John Fusco. The film had been in development for many years, with producer Casey Silver looking into the project as early as 2005. In February 2018, it was reported Netflix had picked up the rights to the film.

"The Highwaymen" began a limited theatrical release in the United States on March 15, 2019 and was released digitally on March 29, 2019 on Netflix.

The film follows Frank Hamer and Maney Gault (played by Kevin Costner and Woody Harrelson), two former Texas Rangers who attempt to track down and apprehend notorious criminals Bonnie and Clyde in the 1930s.

Cast - Kevin Costner as Frank Hamer
          Woody Harrelson as Maney Gault
          Kathy Bates as Miriam "Ma" Ferguson
          John Carroll Lynch as Lee Simmons
          Thomas Mann as Deputy Ted Hinton
          Dean Denton as Deputy Bob Alcorn
          Kim Dickens as Gladys Hamer
          William Sadler as Henry Barrow
          W. Earl Brown as Ivy Methvin
          David Furr as Detective John Quinn
          Jason Davis as Agent Kendale
          Josh Caras as Wade McNabb
          David Born as Sheriff Henderson Jordan
          Brian F. Durkin as Deputy Prentiss Oakley
          Emily Brobst as Bonnie Parker
          Edward Bossert as Clyde Barrow

Release Date - March 10, 2019 (SXSW)
                        March 15, 2019 (United States)
                        March 29, 2019 (Netflix)

Genre - Crime

Directed by - John Lee Hancock

Produced by - Casey Silver

Written by - John Fusco

Music by - Thomas Newman

Cinematography - John Schwartzman

Edited by - Robert Frazen

Production Company - Casey Silver Productions

Distributed by - Netflix

Running time - 132 minutes

Country - United States

Language - English

Budget - $49 million


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