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The Sunchaser (1996)

R  |   |  Crime, Drama  |  25 October 1996 (USA)
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Michael Reynolds is a rich oncologist who has a $175,000 sports car, a multi-million dollar home, and a new boost in his career. Brandon 'Blue' Monroe is a dying patient who kidnaps ... See full summary »

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Brandon 'Blue' Monroe
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Dr. Renata Baumbauer
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Victoria Reynolds
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Dr. Chip Byrnes
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Navajo Woman
Richard Bauer ...
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Victor Aaron ...
Webster Skyhorse
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Agent Moreland
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Cashier
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Arabella
Brooke Ashley ...
Calantha Reynolds
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Michael Reynolds is a rich oncologist who has a $175,000 sports car, a multi-million dollar home, and a new boost in his career. Brandon 'Blue' Monroe is a dying patient who kidnaps Reynolds. They are going to a legendary Navajo healing place while manhunt closes in. Soon the men get closer in understanding and to the place that may save them both. Written by Robert Krzanowski <stonedpsycho@hotmail.com>

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It began as a kidnapping. It became a journey of hope.

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Rated R for strong language and some violence | See all certifications »
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25 October 1996 (USA)  »

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$21 (USA) (1 November 1996)
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The film was entered into the 1996 Cannes Film Festival. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Michael Reynolds: Why don't you grow some pubic hair, junior.
Brandon 'Blue' Monroe: I got pubic hair, asshole. It's the one place I got hair left.
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Written by Roy Orbison, Mike Curb and Roger Christian
Performed by Roy Orbison
Courtesy of Orbison Records/Mercury Nashville Records
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Oh Woody...

While a good starting point, and two fine actors at the helm, the Michael Cimino's quiet mini-comeback is tiring. I had a feeling I saw this movie before, but it was better. Why does every cross-country journey have to invoke a mental one? I didn't like the too-much-built-to ending. The ending and the whole script should have been better wrapped-up.


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