Hell or High Water

Hell or High Water

When crime is necessary.

The movie Hell or High is a story of two furious brothers, who are in a position of do or die. They attempt several bank robberies to save their mortgaged farms.

The movie Hell or High Water is directed by David Mackenzie and written by Taylor Sheridan. The movie is an American 2016 emotional action drama and has been premiered at the Un Certain Regard section of the 2016 Cannes Film Festival on May 16, 2016 and has been released in August 12, 2016. The music of the movie has been given by Nick Kaves and Warren Ellis.

The film begins with a complicated life of two brothers Tobby Howard (Chris Pine) and Tanner Howard (Ben Foster). Tobby is elder and bit more responsible while the elder one, Tanner is an ex convict, who went to prison for killing their irritating father, is bit more anxious and frustrated. They have a single heritage property in the form of a ranch and that range is about to occupied by creditors to whom the property had been reverse mortgaged by their elders.

The whole movie revolves around the redemption of the property title of the ranch. They have discovered that an oil field is lying below their ranch, so Toby wants to sell off the oil field rights to secure their title in property, while Tanner wants to get money by some illicit means. Soon both brothers decide to rob banks for getting quick money.

Both of them successfully rob two banks and after accomplishment of the robbery, their modus operandi is to launder the money into clean money through the usage of casino. They successfully launder their previous amounts of robbed money.

Meanwhile, government has appointed two rangers Markus Hamilton (Jeff Bridges) and Alberto parker (Gil Birmingham), for their search and busts their robbery spree. Ranger researched about the both brothers, their mode of committing robbery and derives their next plot of robbery, through their intelligence.

Tanner and Toby tries to attempt third robbery but the hall of bank was full of armed people and the armed scuffle, they killed a guard and a civilian, en-route their escape. People chased them with own vehicles but they shot with an automatic rifle and they left them at their fate. Rangers chased them and about to reach them but they split in two, Toby took all the robbery ransom while Tanner took hill and jungle route to provide more time to his brother to escape. Tanner killed Alberto Parker with his sniper, this agonized Marcus Hamilton and he calls SWAT and kills Tanner with the help of locals.

Tobby deposits check to the bank to get their property back and clear from the case of robbery, but Hamilton reaches their home to settle the score but departs without any violence after hearing their story.

The movie has been jointly produced by Sidney Kimmel Entertainment, OddLot Entertainment, Film 44 and LBI Entertainment. Peter berg has joined as a co producer with Sidney Kimmel. The film has been distributed by Lionsgate and CBS films.

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