In 1713 Scotland, Rob Roy MacGregor is wronged by a nobleman and his nephew, becomes an outlaw in search of revenge while fleeing the Redcoats, and faces charges of being a Jacobite.

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In the highlands of Scotland in the 1700s, Rob Roy tries to lead his small town to a better future, by borrowing money from the local nobility to buy cattle to herd to market. When the money is stolen, Rob is forced into a Robin Hood lifestyle to defend his family and honour. Written by Rob Hartill

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Honor made him a man. Courage made him a hero. History made him a Legend


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Rated R for violence and sexuality | See all certifications »

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14 April 1995 (USA)  »

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Роб Рой  »

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$28,000,000 (estimated)

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£3,332,390 (UK) (16 June 1995)

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$31,600,000 (USA)
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Non-stop Highland rain presented a problem for cast and crew when filming outdoor shots, as did the resulting swarms of midges. See more »

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When Killearn leads McDonald into the pub, an overhead fluorescent lamp can be seen. See more »

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Title Card: At the dawn of the 1700's, famine, disease and the greed of great Noblemen were changing Scotland forever. With many emigrating to the Americas, the centuries-old Clan system was slowly being extinguished. This story symbolises the attempt of the individual to withstand these processes and, even in defeat, retain respect and honour.
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Entertaining and Underrated Film
7 February 2003 | by (Sudbury,Canada) – See all my reviews

Its not Braveheart( thankfully),but it is fine entertainment with engaging characters and good acting all around. I enjoyed this film when it was released and upon viewing it again last week,find it has held up well over time. Not a classic film,but a very fine and watchable movie to enjoy as great entertainment.


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