The Pursuit of Happiness (1971)
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The Pursuit of Happiness (1971)

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An alienated social drop-out accidentally runs over a woman in a rain storm. Though he can prove it was an accident, he refuses to cooperate with "the establishment," and is sentenced to a year in prison. With only a week left to his sentence, he gets inv… View More
Genres Crime, Drama
Director Robert Mulligan
Starring Michael Sarrazin, Barbara Hershey, Arthur Hill, Ruth White View More
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Movie Summary

An alienated social drop-out accidentally runs over a woman in a rain storm. Though he can prove it was an accident, he refuses to cooperate with "the establishment," and is sentenced to a year in prison. With only a week left to his sentence, he gets involved in a knifing and manages to escape. He looks up his old girlfriend and the two fly off to Canada.
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Movie Details

Genres Crime, Drama
Director Robert Mulligan
Starring Michael Sarrazin, Barbara Hershey, Arthur Hill, Ruth White, E.G. Marshall, Robert Klein, Sada Thompson, David Doyle, Barnard Hughes
Studio Name Sony Pictures
Release Date 1971
VUDU Release Date 05/20/2010
Rating PG-13 About Ratings
Running Time 93 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

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