Running on Empty (1988) 1988
Amazon Instant Video
|Genres||Drama, Romance, Music|
|Starring||Christine Lahti, River Phoenix|
|Supporting actors||Judd Hirsch, Jonas Abry, Martha Plimpton, Ed Crowley, L.M. Kit Carson, Steven Hill, Augusta Dabney, David Margulies, Lynne Thigpen, Marcia Jean Kurtz, Sloane Shelton, Justine Johnston, Herb Lovelle, Bobo Lewis, Ronnie Gilbert, Leila Danette, Michael Boatman, Jenny Lumet|
|MPAA rating||PG-13 (Parental Guidance Suggested)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
All the performances here - Christine Lahti, Judd Hirsch, Martha Plimpton, Steven Hill et al - are standouts.
The Pope family is forced to examine their lives, their beliefs, and their convictions regarding the impending consequences of finally breaking the family circle.
The score & soundtrack was inch perfect cause it truly captured the emotional background of the film as the story unfolded.
The movie itself is fantastic! However, when I received the actual DVD the plastic was ripped a little and the package was all beat up. Read morePublished 22 days ago by samls
With an endless amount of creative products like music, videos, etc., coming out of the barrel of the collective unconsciousness there are more movies and songs an individual could... Read morePublished 26 days ago by SmokingChicken
A great movie. The casting was perfect, especially river phoenix as the son Danny. I can see why he was nominated for the supporting role.Published 1 month ago by shirley kalamaras
A little dated, but very good. I would recommend this to anyone who grew up in that era (the 60's).Published 4 months ago by John Fitch
I have always loved this movie and wish it was longer every time I see it. I turned a lot of people on to itPublished 5 months ago by darcie pfeifle
Good movie from the past. Makes me sad to see River Phoenix in his prime. I recommend this movie to anyone who is a fan.Published 5 months ago by David Barron
Good River Phoenix movie from the 1980s! My wife and I both enjoyed watching this movie....she, for the first time.Published 5 months ago by Doug S.
No car chases, no computer-generated graphics, just compelling story-telling. If you ever were part of a nuclear family or in love in high school, identification with this film's... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Tortoise
Because "Arthur Pope" (Judd Hirsch, Emmy winner for TV's "Taxi") and "Annie Pope" (Christine Lahti, named Best Actress by the Los Angeles Film Critics for her performance, and... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Fred Gonzales