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Running on Empty (1988)

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River Phoenix rose to stardom in this poignant drama from director Sidney Lumet. Ex-radicals Judd Hirsch and Christine Lahti have raised their family in hiding, constantly moving and changing aliases to flee facing charges from an inadvertent crime they c… View More
Genres Drama
Director Sidney Lumet
Starring Christine Lahti, River Phoenix, Judd Hirsch, Martha Plimpton View More
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Movie Summary

River Phoenix rose to stardom in this poignant drama from director Sidney Lumet. Ex-radicals Judd Hirsch and Christine Lahti have raised their family in hiding, constantly moving and changing aliases to flee facing charges from an inadvertent crime they committed as war protestors 15 years earlier. As their eldest son (Phoenix) comes of age, he is torn between running with his beloved fugitive parents, or developing his musical talents and pursuing his own life, which includes new girlfriend.
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Movie Details

Genres Drama
Director Sidney Lumet
Starring Christine Lahti, River Phoenix, Judd Hirsch, Martha Plimpton, Jonas Abry, L.M. Kit Carson, Ed Crowley, Steven Hill, Augusta Dabney
Studio Name Warner Bros.
Release Date 1988
VUDU Release Date 04/17/2012
Rating PG-13 About Ratings
Running Time 115 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

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