Pursuing him is a team of U. The police found Kimble and accused him of the murder. Although the film spoofs many other motion pictures such as and , the storyline revolves around Nielsen's character being framed for a murder, as he escapes from federal custody to seek out the real suspect behind the crime. Following in hot pursuit is Inspector Philip Gerard, who is intending to bring in Kimble alive. Wrongfully accused of murdering his wife, Richard Kimble Harrison Ford escapes from the law in an attempt to find her killer and clear his name. A failed escape attempt by other prisoners gives Kimble his opportunity to escape execution.
Richard Kimble has found out that his wife, Helen, has been murdered ferociously in her own home. She worked from the original screenplay, which characterizes a doctor unjustly accused of a crime, while being pursued relentlessly by federal authorities. Kimble escapes and is now on the run. It also incorporates Gerard's team hunting an escaped fugitive, but does not involve Harrison Ford as Kimble or the events of the initial 1993 feature. The Fugitive: Limited Edition Expanded Archival Collection by Released 2009 Studio Culver City, California Length 126: 21 La-La Land Records James Newton Howard original Dan Goldwasser, M. Smith Nominated John Leveque, Bruce Stambler Nominated 1994 Best Edited Feature Film Dramatic Dennis Virkler, Don Brochu, Dean Goodhill, Richard Nord, David Finfer Nominated 1993 Theatrical Release Michael Chapman Nominated 1994 Top Box Office Films James Newton Howard Won 1994 Best Foreign Film ———— Nominated 1993 Sound John Leveque, Bruce Stambler, Becky Sullivan, Scott D.
The audio and visual quality received negative reviews, with Blu-ray. Kimble breaks into the residence of one of the people on the list, a former police officer named Fredrick Sykes. The pandemonium sends the bus down a ravine and into the path of an oncoming train. Kimble arrives at the pharmacon conference and interrupts Nichols' speech, accusing him of falsifying his medical research and orchestrating his wife's murder. A well respected Chicago surgeon Dr. Nichols was recast for Jeroen Krabbé after the original actor who landed the role, , fell ill with a brain tumor.
It was followed by a 1998 spin-off, , in which Jones reprised his role as Gerard. Directed and photographed with a flair, this part of the movie keeps viewers on the edges of their seats. The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers. Superbly written, performed and paced, the episodes track Richard Kimble through a series of gripping near-captures, often set in a hauntingly realized small-town America where sympathetic strangers frequently beautiful women risk themselves to save his life. Otherwise, 'The Fugitive' would be little more than one long chase scene, albeit a scorchingly paced and innovative one. Award Category Nominee Result 1994 Arnold Kopelson Nominated Tommy Lee Jones Won Michael Chapman Nominated Dennis Virkler, David Finfer, Dean Goodhill, Don Brochu, Richard Nord, Dov Hoenig Nominated James Newton Howard Nominated Donald O. A real train was used for the filming, which was done in a single take.
Kimble returns to Chicago to hunt for the murderer and acquires money from his friend and colleague Dr. Riders on the excursion railroad can still see the wreckage on the way out of the Dillsboro depot. The rest of the film was shot in Chicago, Illinois, including some of the dam scenes, which were filmed in the remains of the. Kimble saves a guard, escapes the collision and flees. Mitchell, Michael Herbick, Frank A. It was directed by and stars and.
As Richard leads the team through a series of intricate chases, he discovers the secrets behind his wife's death and struggles to expose the killer before it is too late. La-La Land Records later released a 2-disc, expanded and remastered edition of the score, featuring over an hour of previously unreleased music, tracks from the original soundtrack, and alternate cues. The character Sykes lived in the historic neighborhood of Chicago. Kimble investigated the drug in the past and revealed that it caused liver damage, which would have prevented it from being approved by the. Various film critics included the film on their lists of the top 10 best films for that year; including Roger Ebert of the who named it the fourth best film of 1993. Gerard calls out to Kimble that he knows about Nichols' conspiracy. Nichols and Sykes are arrested.
Instead, a number of actors were auditioned for the part, including , , , and. This error has resurfaced on the Blu-ray version. He's one of us — but one of us at his personal best. Mitchell, Michael Herbick, Frank A. He's innocent but is accused of the murder and convicted by court. Although almost half of the film is set in rural Illinois, a large portion of the principal filming was actually shot in in the.
Kimble surrenders to Gerard, who escorts him out of the hotel. Samuel Gerard and his colleagues Renfro, Biggs, Newman and Poole arrive at the crash site and begin the search for Kimble. Being transported to by bus, his fellow prisoners attempt an escape. After being wrongfully convicted for the murder of his wife and unjustly sentenced to death, Dr. A stark and moody Emmy-winning drama about an innocent man sentenced to die for his wife's murder who eludes the obsessed Lt.