Overview

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.

  1. Sidney Lumet

    Director

  2. Naomi Foner Gyllenhaal

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Christine Lahti

    Christine Lahti

    Annie Pope / Cynthia Manfield

  2. Judd Hirsch

    Judd Hirsch

    Arthur Pope / Paul Manfield

  3. River Phoenix

    River Phoenix

    Danny Pope / Michael Manfield

  4. Martha Plimpton

    Martha Plimpton

    Lorna Phillips

  5. Jonas Abry

    Harry Pope / Stephen Manfield

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Status Released

Release Information

  • September 7, 1988
    PG-13
    Premiere

    Meaning

    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

  • September 9, 1988
    PG-13
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 56m

Budget -

Revenue $2,835,116.00

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