Overview

A murder takes place in the shop of David Lyons, a deaf man who fails to hear the gunshot being fired. Outside, blind man Wally Karue hears the shot but cannot see the perpetrator. Both are arrested, but escape to form an unlikely partnership. Being chased by both the law AND the original killers, can the pair work together to outwit them all?

  1. Arthur Hiller

    Director

  2. Earl Barret

    Screenplay

  3. Eliot Wald

    Screenplay

  4. Arne Sultan

    Screenplay

  5. Andrew Kurtzman

    Screenplay

  6. Gene Wilder

    Screenplay

Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • May 12, 1989
    R
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 43m

Budget $18,000,000.00

Revenue $46,908,987.00

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