Hell Or High Water Movie Facts

6 of the most interesting Hell Or High Water facts you didn't know about. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Hell Or High Water movie message.

In "Hell or High Water" (2016), when we are introduced to Jeff Bridge's character, Texas Ranger Marcus Hamilton, he is reading the Mandatory Retirement Notice he received from the Texas Department of Public Safety
In "Hell or High Water" (2016), when we are introduced to Jeff Bridge's character, Texas Ranger Marcus Hamilton, he is reading the Mandatory Retirement Notice he received from the Texas Department of Public Safety
Chris Pine's character is watching Texas A&M football at a casino bar. That same night, Jeff Bridge's character is watching the Texas Longhorns at the hotel. These schools are in-state rivals, a metaphor to the feud between the two characters in the movie.
Chris Pine's character is watching Texas A&M football at a casino bar. That same night, Jeff Bridge's character is watching the Texas Longhorns at the hotel. These schools are in-state rivals, a metaphor to the feud between the two characters in the movie.

Hell Or High Water Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - You can see a real picture of a younger Jeff Bridges and his wife
    You can see a real picture of a younger Jeff Bridges and his wife

Hell Or High Water Hidden Facts

Uses beer to tell the story

Brothers walk by a glass with running water when they're exiting the casino, which symbolizes that the money they stole is laundered and they are "clean"

Hell Or High Water poster
Hell Or High Water poster

Hell Or High Water Plot

A divorced father and his ex-con older brother resort to a desperate scheme in order to save their family's ranch in West Texas.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Hell Or High Water. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Director David Mackenzie
Production Film 44
Stars Dale Dickey, Ben Foster, Chris Pine, William Sterchi
IMDB score 7.6