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Runners (1983)

| Drama | August 1983 (UK)
When his young daughter disappears, her father refuses to accept that she is dead and sets out on a journey to find her.

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Charles Sturridge

Writer:

Stephen Poliakoff (original story & screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kate Hardie ... Rachel Lindsay
James Fox ... Tom Lindsay
Jane Asher ... Helen
Eileen O'Brien Eileen O'Brien ... Gillian Lindsay
Ruti Simon Ruti Simon ... Lucy Lindsay
Max Hafler Max Hafler ... The Road - Policeman
Peter Turner Peter Turner ... The Road - Policeman
Bridget Turner Bridget Turner ... The School - Teacher
Lisa Howard ... The School - Schoolgirl
Deborah Hawley Deborah Hawley ... The School - Schoolgirl
Hazel Berry Hazel Berry ... The School - Schoolgirl
Charla Haughton Charla Haughton ... The School - Schoolgirl
Nicola Glew Nicola Glew ... The School - Schoolgirl
Robert Lang ... The Swimming Pool - Wilkins
Shay Gorman Shay Gorman ... The Swimming Pool - Irishman
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When his young daughter disappears, her father refuses to accept that she is dead and sets out on a journey to find her.

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

August 1983 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Os Perseguidores See more »

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London, England, UK See more »

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Well Crafted Film with surprising results
7 October 2018 | by Tony RomeSee all my reviews

James Fox plays a father that is obsessed with finding his missing daughter. He encounters a group of people who have children that have gone missing, and attempts to go to London to look for her. He encounters a variety of assorted crazies, grimy streets, and filthy places. The film holds the viewers attention for the entire result with a surprising ending.


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