About

Wrongfully convicted of murdering his wife and sentenced to death, Richard Kimble escapes from the law in an attempt to find her killer and clear his name. Pursuing him is a team of U.S. marshals led by Deputy Samuel Gerard, a determined detective who will not rest until Richard is captured. As Kimble leads the marshals through a series of intricate chases, he uncovers the secret behind his wife's...

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Directed by

Andrew Davis

Written by

Jeb Stuart (Screenplay)
David Twohy (Screenplay)
Roy Huggins (Characters)

Runtime

131 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

A murdered wife. A one-armed man. An obsessed detective. The chase begins.

Cast

Keywords

remake on the run doctor escape chicago police corruption home invasion chase based on tv series disguise surgeon fugitive betrayal framed for murder u.s. marshal death sentence flashback doomed man manhunt one armed man

Photos

Lists

#33 on AFI's 100 years...100 thrills AFI

Awards

Oscar for Best Actor in a Supporting Role Tommy Lee Jones

Oscar nomination for Best Effects, Sound Effects Editing

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Original Score James Newton Howard

Oscar nomination for Best Picture Arnold Kopelson