almost 3 years
Ford and Jones are in their element- perfect fit roles in a sterling action thriller
Well paced and absorbing, but the big pharma twist turned me off.
over 4 years
Great actors, great plot, and lot of realism in the acting. A touching story underneath.
over 5 years
almost 6 years
Worth watching. Tommy Lee Jones makes this better than it is
A little over the top, but still a good movie. Great performances by Jones and Ford.
over 6 years
Wonderfully taut thriller made great both by Ford and Tommy Lee.
over 6 years
The Fugitive is a 1993 American thriller film based on the television series of the same name. The film was directed by Andrew Davis and stars Harrison Ford and Tommy Lee Jones. The film was one of the few movies associated with a television series to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture.
Dr. Richard Kimble, a successful vascular surgeon in Chicago, comes home one night to find his wife, Helen, fatally wounded by a one-armed man, and though he attempts to subdue the killer, the man escapes. The lack of evidence of a break-in, being the beneficiary of Helen's lucrative life insurance and a misunderstood 9-1-1 call led to Kimble being convicted of first-degree murder, for which he is sentenced to death. On his way to death row via bus, the other prisoners attempt an escape that wounds a guard and kills the driver, causing the bus to fall into the path of an oncoming train. Kimble barely escapes the bus's destruction—saving the guard's life by dragging him out of the bus...