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In the near future, a police officer specializes in malfunctioning robots. When a robot turns out to have been programmed to kill, he begins to uncover a homicidal plot to create killer... See more »

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Jack Ramsay
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Thompson
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Luther
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Jackie Rogers
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Marvin
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Chief
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Bobby Ramsay
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Johnson
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Hooker at Bar
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Wilson
Elizabeth Norment ...
Miss Shields
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Sally
Jackson Davies ...
Inspector
Paul Batten ...
Harry
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Construction Foreperson (as Babs Chulla)
Marilyn Schreffler ...
Lois' Voice (voice)
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Hooker
Natino Bellantoni ...
Headwaiter (as Natino Bellentino)
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Data Tech (as Judith Johns)
Betty Phillips ...
Linda
Andrew Rhodes ...
Cameraman
Louise Johann ...
Waitress (as Louise Johan)
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Tommy
Steve Wright ...
Pilot
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Rudy (as Stephen Miller)
Bob Metcalfe ...
Tracer
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Man
Todd Duckworth ...
Paramedic
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Jogger (as Moira Walley)
Albert Eggen ...
Floater Cop
Jon Brydon ...
Cop #1
Rodney Gage ...
Cop #2
Murray Ord ...
Cop #3
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Cop #4 (as Daryl Hayes)
Keith Martin Gordey ...
Cop #5 (as Keith Gordey)
Wayne York ...
Cop #6
Frank Serio ...
Cop #7
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Passenger
Dennis Kelli ...
Driver
Richard Pittman ...
Alley Voice #1 (voice)
Tom Amundsen ...
Alley Voice #2 (voice)
Judi M. Durand ...
Alley Voice #3 (voice) (as Judith Durand)
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Alley Voice #4 (voice)
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Farm Voice #1 (voice)
James E. Carter ...
Farm Voice #2 (voice) (as James Carter)
Billy Hank Hooker ...
Farm Voice #3 (voice) (as Hank Hooker)
Barbara Harris ...
Police Voice #1 (voice) (as Barbara Iley)
Carol King ...
Police Voice #2 (voice)
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Police Voice #3 (voice) (as Daamen Krall)
David McCharen ...
Police Voice #4 (voice)
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Baby (uncredited)
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Subway Rider (uncredited)
Robert Prowse ...
Policeman (uncredited)

Directed by

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Michael Crichton

Written by

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Michael Crichton ... (written by)

Produced by

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Lisa Faversham ... associate producer
Michael Rachmil ... producer
Kurt Villadsen ... executive producer

Music by

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Jerry Goldsmith

Cinematography by

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John A. Alonzo ... director of photography

Film Editing by

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Glenn Farr

Editorial Department

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James Coblentz ... additional editor
Barbara Palmer Dixon ... first assistant editor (as Barbara Dixon)
Nancy Froelich ... apprentice editor
Jack Hilton ... second assistant editor
Bruce Pearson ... color timer
Brian Ralph ... negative cutter
Steve Roberts ... location assistant editor
Michael Robison ... location assistant editor
Gary Shaw ... video colorist

Casting By

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Jane Feinberg
Mike Fenton
Judy Taylor

Production Design by

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Douglas Higgins

Art Direction by

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Michael S. Bolton ... (as Michael Bolton)

Set Decoration by

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Jim Erickson

Costume Design by

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Betsy Cox

Makeup Department

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Lon Bentley ... makeup artist: Tom Selleck
Ilona Herman ... makeup supervisor
Sharon Linder ... hair stylist

Production Management

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Gordon Mark ... unit manager: Canada
Lorin Bennett Salob ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Patrice Leung ... third assistant director: Canada
David W. Rose ... second assistant director: Canada (as David Rose)
Arne Schmidt ... first assistant director (as Arne L. Schmidt)

Art Department

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Jack Bishop ... head painter
James H. Chow ... property master (as Jimmy Chow)
David Durand ... storyboard artist
David Fischer ... draftsman
Don Gervais ... construction foreman
Della Mae Johnston ... set dresser
Dennis McBride ... set dresser
Rose Marie McSherry ... assistant set decorator (as Rose-Marie McSherry)
Michael O'Connor ... storesman
Michael Ritter ... draftsman
John Stooshnov ... assistant property
Elmar Theissen ... painter
Ian D. Thomas ... assistant property master (as Ian Thomas)
Linda Vipond ... draper
David Willson ... construction coordinator
Bob Bottieri ... scenic artist (uncredited)
Geoff Hilliard ... carpenter (uncredited)

Sound Department

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Carmen Baker ... assistant sound editor
Jay Boekelheide ... supervising sound editor
B.J. Clayden ... boom man
Virginia Cook-McGowan ... sound editor (as Virginia A. Cook)
Blake R. Cornett ... assistant sound editor (as Blake Cornett)
John Dunn ... sound editor
William Gazecki ... re-recording mixer (as Bill Gazecki)
Walter A. Gest ... sound re-recording recordist
Maggie Greenwald ... assistant adr editor
Don Hall ... sound editor
Ellen Heuer ... foley artist
Frank Howard ... sound editor
Joseph A. Ippolito ... sound editor (as Joey Ippolito)
Robert J. Litt ... re-recording mixer
Dan O'Connell ... foley artist (as Dan O' Connell)
Lauren Palmer ... adr editor
David Parker ... post-production sound recordist
Stephen Sutter ... post-production sound recordist (as Steve Sutter)
Elliot Tyson ... re-recording mixer
David A. Whittaker ... sound editor (as Dave Whittaker)
Rob Young ... production sound mixer

Special Effects by

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David Durand ... robot designer
George Erschbamer ... special effectsman
Allen Hall ... robotic effectsman
Bill Hall ... spider operator
Rick Hall ... spider operator (as Richard Hall)
Robert Hall ... spider operator
David P. Kelsey ... robotic effectsman (as David Kelsey)
Joe Montenegro ... special effects technician
William H. Orr ... special effectsman (as Bill Orr)
John Thomas ... special effects coordinator
Lars Lenander ... special effects crew (uncredited)

Visual Effects by

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Mark Dornfeld ... visual effects coordinator

Stunts

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Kathy Brock ... stuntwoman (as Kathryn Brock)
Tom Lupo ... stuntman
J.J. Makaro ... stunt actor: cop
Tony Morelli ... stuntman
Jacob Rupp ... stuntman
Dick Ziker ... stunt coordinator / stuntman
Tom Lupo ... stunt double: Tom Selleck (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department

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Rick Allen ... dolly grip (as Richard Allen)
David R. Anderson ... gaffer (as D.R. Anderson)
Tim Atkins ... generator operator
Dillard Brinson ... key grip (as John D. Brinson)
Richard Clark ... video technician
Art Collier ... best boy (as Arthur Collier)
Douglas Craik ... second assistant cameraman
David Crone ... camera operator
Shelley Degen ... grip
Peter Donen ... director of photography: second unit
John H. Gilman ... video technician (as John Gilman)
Roger Huyghe ... lamp operator
Horace Jordan ... first assistant cameraman
Bruce McBroom ... still photographer
Curtis Petersen ... camera operator
Joel Ransom ... 2nd unit 1st ac
Len Wolfe ... best boy
Chris Helcermanas-Benge ... still photographer (uncredited)

Casting Department

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Michelle Allen ... extras casting
Lindsay Walker ... casting: Canada

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Maureen Hiscox ... wardrobe supervisor
Linda Lee Langdon ... costumer
David Mayreis ... wardrobe: Mr. Selleck (as David Mayries)
Monique Prudhomme ... costumer (as Monique Stranan)

Music Department

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Bruce Botnick ... music recordist
Tom Boyd ... oboe soloist
Leonard A. Engel ... music editor (as Lenny Engel)
Carl Fortina ... musician: accordion soloist / orchestra contractor
Joel Goldsmith ... synthesizer programming
Kenneth Hall ... music editor (as Kenny Hall)
John Beal ... composer: tralier (uncredited)
Alexander Courage ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Sandy DeCrescent ... orchestra contractor (uncredited)
George Doering ... musician (uncredited)
Jerry Goldsmith ... musician (uncredited)
Joel Goldsmith ... music programmer: drums (uncredited)
Arthur Morton ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Lionel Newman ... music supervisor (uncredited)
Steven L. Smith ... music preparation (uncredited)
James Thatcher ... musician: French horn (uncredited)
Joe Zimmerman ... music preparation (uncredited)

Transportation Department

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Scott Irvine ... transportation coordinator
Ken C. Johnson ... driver
Peter Lassen ... driver captain
Bill McCurraugh ... driver
R.G. Miller ... driver
Terry Newton ... driver
Douglas Pruss ... driver (as Doug Pruss)
Alois Stranan ... driver
Rocky Zantolas ... driver
Jim Crandell ... lighting truck driver: Washington (uncredited)

Other crew

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Howard Blank ... production assistant
Sande Brinson ... assistant production coordinator
Sandra Palmer ... assistant accountant
Caroline Ray ... assistant: Mr. Crichton
Lisa Richardson ... production accountant
Joanne Ryan ... craft service / first aid
Karen Stewart ... production coordinator
Robert Werden ... unit publicist (as Bob Werden)
James R. Westwell ... production controller (as James Westwell)
Christine Wilson ... script supervisor
Craig Miller ... marketing consultant (uncredited)

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Storyline

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Plot Summary
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Taglines IT IS THE FUTURE. Machines are being programmed to turn against us. Someone must stop the madman who started it all. See more »
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Also Known As
  • Runaway - L'évadé du futur (France)
  • Runaway - Spinnen des Todes (Germany)
  • Runaway: Brigada especial (Spain)
  • Fuera de control (Mexico)
  • Gyilkos robotok (Hungary)
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Runtime
  • 99 min
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Did You Know?

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Trivia The pistol used by Ramsay is a custom-built Detonics 1911 9mm with the muzzle belled to look like a .45. See more »
Goofs Officer Thompson has a scene wherein she describes Luther to an officer, who creates a computerized image of him using a handheld device. Why bother when they've already got his image on the tape from Johnson's door monitor? See more »
Movie Connections Featured in Dune/Starman/Mass Appeal/Runaway (1984). See more »
Quotes Ramsay: Congratulations, guys, you just staked out a roll of toilet paper.
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