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6 Risk Taking Movies Like Hell Or High Water

2016

Starring: Chris Pine, Ben Foster, and Jeff Bridges

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Hell or High Water is one of the best Jeff Bridges films. Curiously, not a lot of money is being taken, at the Texas Midland Bank’s that are being robbed. We find out that two unemployed brothers, Toby and Tanner, are behind this mystery. They have just been released from prison. and need the money to pay off their deceased mother’s ranch that is about to be seized by the bank.

Toby and Tanner aren’t as clever as they think, a Texas Ranger and his American Indian deputy are on the brother’s trail. This crime fighting duo is on a mission to stop the brothers before they rob a third bank. Hell or High Water has engaging characters, comedy, and a vast amount of violence, for more great cinema that ties in the same themes, check out these great movies like Hell or High Water.

The Gambler

2014

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Jessica Lange, and John Goodman

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Jim Bennett likes to live on the wild side, he is a risk taker. Jim works as an English professor and gambles in high-stake games when he plays, in this addition to movies like Hell or High Water. When Jim borrows from a gangster, he offers his own life as insurance. Sneakingly, Jim has planned the whole thing. A gambling ring operator and Jim’s creditor are pitted against each other, all by Jim’s manipulative ways. Secretly, he works both sides. During his scheme, Jim meets a student with who he feels a connection. Will Jim take another ultimate risk in the game of love? For Mark Wahlberg’s exceptional performance alone, The Gambler must be added to movie recommendations for Hell or High Water.

Secretly, he works both sides. During his scheme, Jim meets a student with who he feels a connection. Will Jim take another ultimate risk in the game of love? For Mark Wahlberg’s exceptional performance alone, The Gambler must be added to movie recommendations for Hell or High Water.

”Life is a high stakes game. This is how you play it.”


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Django Unchained

2012

Starring: Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, and Leonardo DiCaprio

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Django Unchained is based on the original, Django (1966). Quentin Tarantino wanted to give justice to this classic movie, and he succeeded with great merits.

A German bounty hunter frees a slave called Django. Django leads the bounty hunter to the place where his wife is being kept as a slave and they both try to free her. Hell or High Water is an absolute must see, just expect a lot of blood, it’s Quentin Tarantino’s trademark.

Django Unchained is one of the deadliest movies like Hell or High Water, it is an absolute must see, just expect a lot of blood, it’s Quentin Tarantino’s trademark after all.


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Savages

2012

Starring: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Taylor Kitsch, and Blake Lively

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Two best friends are growing top grade weed in California, in this story among movies like Hell or High Water. Ben is a botanist and uses his skills to create the best marijuana ever smoked. Chon is a former Navy S.E.A.L. who brought unique seeds from Afghanistan. Together they develop the high-quality weed in this movie called Savages.

The best friends share a pothead called Ophelia. From Chon, she gets a powerful man and a strong lover, and from Ben, she gets sensitivity and a tender lover. Both men are happy with this arrangement and they all live a comfortable life. All is about to change when a Mexican Baja Cartel demands to get in on the production and sales. This great tale found among Hell or High Water movie recommendations is thrilling and violent and will certainly keep you entertained.


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21

2008

Starring: Jim Sturgess, Kate Bosworth, Aaron Yoo, and Kevin Spacey

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This story found on our list of flicks like Hell or High Water is about Ben Campbell, a genius, M.I.T. student. Ben wants to go to Harvard School of Medicine, but the impossible tuition is holding him back. Micky Rosa, a maverick math professor, learns about Ben’s dilemma. Needing another genius for his card counting scheme, Micky invites Ben to his underground classes.

On the team’s first trip to Vegas, they make hundreds of thousands of dollars. Ben, who was only in it to make enough for Harvard, starts to feel the greed and the wins are starting to corrupt Ben and the other students in on the cheat. 21 is a perfect blend of gambling and the seductive thrill that comes from a good heist, this exciting film must be added to movie suggestions for Hell or High Water.


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A Perfect World

1993

Starring: Kevin Costner, T.J. Lowther, and Clint Eastwood

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A Perfect World may be a little dated, but that doesn’t mean it shouldn’t belong on the list of movie suggestions for Hell or High Water. Two escaped convicts, Butch Haynes and Terry Pugh, from Huntsville prison, take a small boy as a hostage. Terry goes one step too far and is killed by his partner. This leaves Butch, and the boy, Philip ”Buzz” Perry alone together. As they travel across Texas, Butch and Buzz connect, and both feel the abuse from the supposedly, ”Perfect World”. Butch and Buzz have a Texas Ranger and a criminologist hot on their tails, will they make it to Butch’s final destination before they get caught?

One of the best movie alternatives for Hell or High Water, is A Perfect World, and once it is over, ask yourself: ”what is a perfect world?”


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American Hustle

2013

Starring: Christian Bale, Amy Adams, and Bradley Cooper

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American Hustle is based on true facts from the legendary scam that rocked America, the late 70’s ABSCAM. This great addition to flicks like Hell or High Water tells the story of a con man, Irving, and his seductive partner, Sydney, who are forced to work for a crooked F.B.I. agent. Sydney and Irving are forced into the dangerous and enchanting worlds of Jersey pawnbrokers and the mafia. Irving’s wife, Rosalyn, could be the one to let the cat out of the bag, crashing the whole ploy to the ground in this excellent story found among movies like Hell or High Water.

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