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After the release of Our Man in Havana (1959), director Carol Reed was facing a personal crossroads in his career; he was fired from MGM’s big budget remake of Mutiny on the Bounty (1962) following a quarrel with Marlon Brando and was seemingly on the outs with Hollywood. However, he did manage to land on his feet with The Running Man, a return to the thriller genre which he made his greatest impact with The Third Man (1949). Long unavailable on home video, Arrow Video – through the Academy line – gives the movie its long overdue debut on home video.



The Running Man (1963)



Released: 01 Oct 1963
Rated: N/A
Runtime: 103 min




Director: Carol Reed
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller



Cast: Laurence Harvey, Lee Remick, Alan Bates, Felix Aylmer
Writer(s): John Mortimer...

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Thank you for this review. I didn't much like The Running Man when it first came out and I was still in my teens. Your review has made me want to watch it again. I may well buy this disc.
 

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Thank you for this review. I didn't much like The Running Man when it first came out and I was still in my teens. Your review has made me want to watch it again. I may well buy this disc.
Barnes and Noble still has it on sale (as of this writing for $19.99)
 

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