The Fugitive

The Fugitive

  • 1993
  • PG-13
  • 130 min
  • USA
  • action, crime, drama

Wrongfully accused of murdering his wife, Richard Kimble escapes from the law in an attempt to find her killer and clear his name. Pursuing him is a team lead by a seasoned US Marshall.

Director: Andrew Davis

Writers: Jeb Stuart, David Twohy

Stars: Harrison Ford, Tommy Lee Jones, Sela Ward, Julianne Moore, Joe Pantoliano

Exhilarating and intense, this high-impact chase thriller is a model of taut and efficient formula filmmaking, and it features Harrison Ford at his frantic best.

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  • Andrew Davis
    Andrew Davis
    Andrew Davis (born November 21, 1946) is an American film director, producer and cinematographer, noted for the action films Code of Silence, The Fugitive, Chain Reaction, Collateral Damage, Above the Law and Under Siege. Born on the south side of Chicago, Illinois, Davis has directed several films using Chicago as a backdrop. He is the son of actor Nathan Davis and Metta Davis and the brother...

Main Cast


  • Steven Rea (Philadelphia Inquirer)

    Thoroughly engaging, edge-of-the-seat entertainment.

  • Gene Siskel (Chicago Tribune)

    I've already seen The Fugitive twice. I'll probably see it again.

  • Clifford Terry (Chicago Tribune)

    Working from a tight script by Jeb Stuart and David Twohy, director Andrew Davis has fashioned a crackling, intelligent thriller.


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

Motion Picture Rating: PG-13

Genres: action, crime, drama, mystery, thriller

Categories: framed for murder, manhunt, escape, on the run, chicago illinois, chase, death sentence, hospital, detective, hitchcockian, surgeon, one armed man, u.s. marshal, loss of wife, tough cop


Producer: Arnold Kopelson

Editor: Dennis Virkler, Richard Nord, Dov Hoenig, Dean Goodhill, David Finfer, Don Brochu

Casting: Amanda Mackey, Cathy Sandrich

Director of photography: Michael Chapman

Original music composer: James Newton Howard

Costume design: Aggie Guerard Rodgers

Executive producer: Keith Barish, Roy Huggins

Production design: J. Dennis Washington

Details and Technical Specs

Runtime: 130 min

Country: USA

Language: English, Polish, Spanish

Sound Mix: Dolby Stereo

Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1

Color: Color

Also Known As

  • Il fuggitivo (IT)
  • Le fugitif (FR)