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Running on Empty

1988-09-09 | Drama / Crime
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The Popes are a family who haven't been able to use their real identity for years. In the late sixties, the parents set a weapons lab afire in an effort to hinder the government's Vietnam war campaign. Ever since then, the Popes have been on the run with the authorities never far behind.
Director: Sidney Lumet
Stars: Christine Lahti, Judd Hirsch

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5 wins 13 nominations
out of 6,740 movie awards
  • Golden Globes, USA

    Best Screenplay - Motion Picture

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    Best Actor in a Supporting Role

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    Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

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Running on Empty FAQ

The runtime of Running on Empty is 116 minutes.
The certification of Running on Empty is PG-13.
The full version of Running on Empty is provided by HBO Max , Amazon Video , YouTube , Google Play Movies , Apple iTunes , Vudu , Microsoft Store , DIRECTV , TCM
The release date of Running on Empty is September 09, 1988.
The director of Running on Empty is Sidney Lumet.
The Popes are a family who haven't been able to use their real identity for years. In the late sixties, the parents set a weapons lab afire in an effort to hinder the government's Vietnam war campaign. Ever since then, the Popes have been on the run with the authorities never far behind..
The genre of Running on Empty is Drama,Crime,Romance.
On July 23, 2021, there were 4986 public reaction to Running on Empty including beautiful acting, loud explosion, outside the laws, heartfelt performance, endowed cast.
On July 23, 2021, the IMDB rating of Running on Empty is 7.7/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 79/100, Metacritic rating is 67/100, TMDB rating is 7.0/10.
The casts of Running on Empty are Christine Lahti starring as Annie Pope / Cynthia Manfield, Judd Hirsch starring as Arthur Pope / Paul Manfield, River Phoenix starring as Danny Pope / Michael Manfield, Martha Plimpton starring as Lorna Phillips, Jonas Abry starring as Harry Pope / Stephen Manfield, Ed Crowley starring as Mr. Phillips.
Running on Empty won 1989 Golden Globes, USA, 1989 PEN Center USA West Literary Awards, 1988 Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards, 1988 National Board of Review, USA.