Rob Roy

Rob Roy

  • R
  • 1995
  • 139 min
  • UK, USA
  • adventure

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.

Director: Michael Caton-Jones

Screenwriter: Alan Sharp

Stars: Liam Neeson, Jessica Lange, John Hurt

Rob Roy is an old-fashioned swashbuckler that benefits greatly from fine performances by Liam Neeson, Jessica Lange, and Tim Roth.


  • Michael Caton-Jones
    Michael Caton-Jones

    Michael Caton-Jones (born Michael Jones; 15 October 1957) is the director of such films as Scandal, Rob Roy, Memphis Belle and The Jackal. Caton-Jones was born in Broxburn, Lothian, Scotland.

Main Cast


Producer: Richard Jackson, Peter Broughan

Editor: Peter Honess

Director Of Photography: Karl Walter Lindenlaub

Costume Design: Sandy Powell

Executive Producer: Michael Caton-Jones


Tagline: Honor made him a man. Courage made him a hero. History made him a legend.

Genres: adventure

Certificate: R

Categories: scotland, scottish highlands, 18th century, swordsman, outlaw, war violence, manhunt, georgian era, reign of terror, legendary hero


Year: 1995

Runtime: 139 min

Country: UK, USA

Language: English

Color: Color

Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1