Richard Kimble is thrown in a local jail after minor traffic accident and his fingerprints are put out over the wire. Before Lt. Gerard arrives, Kimble breaks out of the jail with a friendly overweight young man. Kimble later finds out his new found friend may have been framed for a horrific crime he did not commit, years ago. Written by
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When David and Bill arrive at the ranch, and brother Frank drives up in his jeep, David introduces Frank to "Bill" (no last name used). At the end of the scene, Frank tells "Mr. Carter" to jump into the jeep. There is no way he would know Bill's last name. See more
[Act I Opening Narration. Viewers see Richard Kimble riding in an auto with a man
A ride with a stranger. A friendly stranger but a Fugitive can't afford the luxury of friendship. He has to keep his thoughts to himself, weigh every word carefully.