Highway Patrolman (Special Edition) (Blu-ray)
Directed by Alex Cox
Zaide Silvia Gutiérrez
Pedro Armendáriz Jr.
Ernesto Gómez Cruz
Brand New 4K Restoration - Supervised by the Film's Director! From the director of Repo Man, Sid and Nancy, Straight to Hell and Walker comes "Maverick Director Alex Cox's Finest Film to Date" (Los Angeles Times). Against his father's wishes, Pedro (Roberto Sosa, Man on Fire), a naive kid from Mexico City, joins the Federal Highway Patrol. His simple desire to do good rapidly comes into conflict with the reality of police work in a lonely rural environment populated by poor farmers, rich drug dealers, beautiful women--and his father's ghost. The wonderful cast includes Bruno Bichir (Sicario: Day of the Soldado), Vanessa Bauche (Amores Perros), Ernesto Gomez Cruz (The Crime of Padre Amaro), Mike Moroff (From Dusk Till Dawn) and Pedro Armendariz Jr. (Once Upon a Time in Mexico).
Blu-ray Extras Include:
2018 intro by Alex Cox
Audio Commentary by director Alex Cox and writer/producer Lorenzo O'Brien
Patrulleros & Patrulleras - Featurette (35:48)
Edge City - Short film by Alex Cox -aka- "Sleep Is for Sissies" (35:47)
From Edge City to Mapimi - Featurette (5:31)
Even Stones Bleed Out Here: Highway Patrolman Rides Again - Limited Edition Booklet Essay by Simon Abrams
2018 Re-release Trailer
Newly Commissioned Art by Jacob Phillips
"When you’re making a film with this subject... you’re walking into mined territory. But as artists, we felt, and w…' https://t.co/TVs6XHNsJG'
"Honors the staunch conviction and introversion of Benedetta Barzini, who shunned Warhol celebrity for political so…' https://t.co/DpSFQeFt9c'
RT' @DVDBeaver': OUT TUESDAY IN THE US: Unashamed: A Romance / Elysia (Valley Of The Nude)(Forbidden Fruit: Golden Age Exploitation Picture V…
RT' @Reckless_Edit': "The lens is the enemy," says supermodel Benedetta Barzini. A delight to review THE DISAPPEARANCE OF MY MOTHER, a moving…
"Both THE CRIMINAL and ACCIDENT benefit immensely from Joseph Losey’s outsider perspective on the class hierarchies…' https://t.co/EW7Htmwiil'
RT' @DairyArts': Showing this week in Boedecker Cinema: Beanpole - Filmed with impressive skill and brought to life by unforgettable performa…
RT' @DVDBeaver': OUT TUESDAY IN THE US: René Clément's "And Hope to Die" Blu-ray - Robert Ryan' @KinoLorber' US:' https://t.co/Ds0P1NzUS3' CAN: h…
RT' @DVDBeaver': OUT TUESDAY IN THE US: René Clément's "The Deadly Trap" Blu-ray - Faye Dunaway' @KinoLorber' US:' https://t.co/NYISmpM1WF' CAN:…
RT' @DVDBeaver': OUT TUESDAY IN THE US: Claude Chabrol's "Line of Demarcation" Blu-ray Jean Seberg' @KinoLorber' US:' https://t.co/An6V0hhco6' CA…
Inquiries & Press
333 W. 39th St., Ste. 503
New York, NY 10018
Tel. (800) 562-3330
Fax. (212) 714-0871
Press & Media
For publicity assistance and press inquiries please contact us by emailing email@example.com or calling 212-629-6880.