The Running Man quotes

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In the year 2019, the world economy has collapsed. The great freedoms of the United States are no longer, as the once great nation has sealed off its borders and become a militarized police state, censoring all film, art, literature, and communications. Even so, a small resistance force led by two revolutionaries manages to fight the oppression. With full control over the media, the government attempts to quell the nation's yearning for freedom by broadcasting a number of game shows on which convicted criminals fight for their lives. The most popular and sadistic of these programs is "The Running Man," hosted by Damon Killian. When a peaceful protest of starving citizens gathers in Bakersfield, California, a police officer named Ben Richards is ordered to fire on the crowd, which he refuses to do. Subdued by the other officers, the attack is carried out, and Richards is framed for the murder of almost a hundred unarmed civilians. Following a daring jail break months later, Richards is...

Director: Paul Michael Glaser
Writer: Stephen King (novel), Steven E. de Souza (screenplay)
Production: Home Box Office (HBO), TAFT Entertainment
Year: 1987
MetaScore: 45/100
ImdbRating: 6.7
BoxOffice: $38,122,105
Released: 13 Nov 1987
Awards: 1 win & 3 nominations.


50 Clips & Quotes

Who do you think - screenshot from movie The Running Man
01:04
Who do you think
Me and my big mouth - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:28
Me and my big mouth
One of us is in deep trouble - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:27
One of us is in deep trouble
I'm warning you - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:22
I'm warning you
Only in a rerun - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:10
Only in a rerun
If you guys don't shut up - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:23
If you guys don't shut up
What happened to Buzzsaw - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:15
What happened to Buzzsaw
What's the matter now - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:42
What's the matter now
Thought it was pretty funny out there in the zone - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:42
Thought it was pretty funny out there in the zone
I don't do requests - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:11
I don't do requests
Don't forget to send me a copy - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:13
Don't forget to send me a copy
They're running men - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:20
They're running men
I'm not into politics - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:15
I'm not into politics
He was a real pain in the neck - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:13
He was a real pain in the neck
You have the conn - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:11
You have the conn
I'm your court appointed theatrical agent - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:15
I'm your court appointed theatrical agent
I told Killian I'd be back - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:18
I told Killian I'd be back
You know one of us is in deep trouble - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:36
You know one of us is in deep trouble
And then you're gonna get dressed - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:36
And then you're gonna get dressed
They think I'm your girlfriend - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:33
They think I'm your girlfriend
Ladies and gentlemen - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:30
Ladies and gentlemen
That hit the spot - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:11
That hit the spot
The Justice Department's calling every ten minutes - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:30
The Justice Department's calling every ten minutes
What's the matter - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:15
What's the matter
If that ass hole is mopping the floor tomorrow - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:26
If that ass hole is mopping the floor tomorrow
Go to Commercial - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:17
Go to Commercial
How about a light - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:17
How about a light
This is Killian - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:27
This is Killian
I won't kill a helpless human being - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:19
I won't kill a helpless human being
She cheated on college exams - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:46
She cheated on college exams
That's alright - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:25
That's alright
I love this saw - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:25
I love this saw
You're lucky he didn't kill you - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:13
You're lucky he didn't kill you
I'm going somewhere - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:24
I'm going somewhere
Who loves you and who do you love - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:14
Who loves you and who do you love
It hits the spot - screenshot from movie The Running Man
02:31
It hits the spot
You're beautiful - screenshot from movie The Running Man
01:26
You're beautiful
He's Ben Richards - screenshot from movie The Running Man
02:13
He's Ben Richards
We have one hell of a show for you tonight - screenshot from movie The Running Man
02:13
We have one hell of a show for you tonight
And watch that screen - screenshot from movie The Running Man
02:13
And watch that screen
It's all part of life's rich pattern - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:22
It's all part of life's rich pattern
If you're not ready to act - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:18
If you're not ready to act
Proceed with plan alpha - screenshot from movie The Running Man
01:10
Proceed with plan alpha
Don't touch the hair - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:11
Don't touch the hair
Once inside the zone - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:58
Once inside the zone
Yankee nine niner - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:32
Yankee nine niner
We can jam the network once we find the uplink to the satellite - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:32
We can jam the network once we find the uplink to the...
They want ratings - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:19
They want ratings
There's your ride - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:16
There's your ride
It's the original video from the Bakersfield massacre - screenshot from movie The Running Man
00:35
It's the original video from the Bakersfield massacre

Cast

Ben Richards - Arnold Schwarzenegger
Amber Mendez - Maria Conchita Alonso
William Laughlin - Yaphet Kotto
Fireball - Jim Brown
Captain Freedom - Jesse Ventura
Harold Weiss - Marvin J. McIntyre
Buzzsaw - Gus Rethwisch
Stevie - Dweezil Zappa
Damon Killian - Richard Dawson
Med Tech - Bryan Kestner
Valdez - Anthony Pena
Agent - Ken Lerner
Amy - Dey Young
Phil Hilton - Rodger Bumpass
Mrs. McArdle - Dona Hardy
Edith Wiggins - Lynne Marie Stewart
Soldier #1 - Tony Brubaker
Soldier #2 - Joel Kramer
Soldier #3 - Billy D. Lucas
Lieutenant Saunders - George P. Wilbur
Suzie Checkpoint - Sondra Holt
Barrio Foreman #1 - Daniel Celario
Barrio Foreman #2 - Mario Celario
Custodian - Sidney Chankin
Newscaster - Kim Pawlik
Travel Pass Guard - Roger Kern
Elderly Lady - Barbara Lux
911 Security Officer #2 - Franco Columbu
Propaganda Officer - Lin Shaye
Yuppie Yeller - Boyd Kestner
911 Security Officer #1 - Wayne Grace
Teenage Punk - Charlie Phillips
Manager Locker Room - Greg Lewis
Barrio Bettor - John William James
Underground Tech - Jon Cutler
Dancer - Kerry Wall
Dancer - Paula Brown
Dancer - Suzie Hardy
Dancer - Debby Harris
Dancer - Marlene Lange
Dancer - Morgan Lawley
Dancer - Andrea Moen
Dancer - Karen Owens
Dancer - Sharon Owens
Dancer - Pamela Rossi
Dancer - Mia Togo
Sports Patron - Sheree Ali
Woman in Airport - Sandy Holt
Locker Room Viewer - Jon McBride