Directed by: Michael Caton-Jones
Written by: Alan Sharp
Produced by: Michael Caton-Jones, Larry DeWaay, Peter Broughan, Richard Jackson
Cast Members: Liam Neeson, John Hurt, Tim Roth, Eric Stoltz
Released date: April 14, 1995
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
In 18th century Scotland, Robert Roy MacGregor is the head of a proud Highlands clan that herds cattle. Rob takes a one thousand pound loan from the Marquis of Montrose to feed his people through the upcoming winter -- before his friend MacDonald can return with the money, he is murdered by swordsman Archibald Cunningham. Rob is forced to go on the run and eventually confronts Cunningham after he rapes his wife.
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• I will think on you dead, until my husband makes you so. And then I will think on you no more.
• But I have no choice, unless I give him up entire to his enemies. And though I love his honor, it is but a moon-cast shadow to the love I bear him. By the grace of God, I have his child inside me and I will have a father for it.
• I love the bones of you, Robert McGregor, but you take too much to heart that canna’ be helped.
• To these men, the truth is but a lie undiscovered.
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