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Highway Patrolman

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Genres: Crime, Drama
Starring: Roberto Sosa, Vanessa Bauche, Bruno Bichir, Pedro Armendáriz Jr., and Zaide Silvia Gutiérrez
Director: Alex Cox
Plot Synopsis:

An episodic look at a young man's life in Mexico's national highway patrol. We follow Pedro Rojas from cadet training and his rookie assignment in a northern border area, to his quick courtship, his taking of bribes ("la mordida"), and his slow exposure to drug smuggling. Rojas re-forms his idealism as youthful naivete gives way to an adult's complicated choices. From the creator of Repo Man and Sid & Nancy.

  • Release Details
    Release Date: April 16th, 2019
    Movie Release Year: 1991
    Release Country: United States
    Movie Studio: Kino
  • Technical Specs
    Specs:BRAND NEW 4K RESTORATION OF THE FILM
    Video Resolution/Codec:1080p/AVC MPEG-4
    Aspect Ratio(s):1.85:1
    Audio Formats:Spanish: DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0
    Subtitles/Captions:English
    Special Features:
    NEW introduction by Alex Cox (2018)
    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