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When a young Amish boy is sole witness to a murder while visiting Philadelphia with his mother, police detective John Book tries to protect the boy until an attempt on Book's life forces him... Read all

Director: Peter Weir
Writer: William Kelley, Pamela Wallace, Earl W. Wallace
Production: N/A
Year: 1985
MetaScore: 76/100
ImdbRating: 7.4
BoxOffice: $68,706,993
Released: 08 Feb 1985
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 13 wins & 25 nominations total

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Cast

John Book - Harrison Ford
Schaeffer - Josef Sommer
Samuel - Lukas Haas
Eli Lapp - Jan Rubes
Daniel Hochleitner - Alexander Godunov
McFee - Danny Glover
Elaine - Patti LuPone
Stoltzfus - Frederick Rolf
Moses Hochleitner - Viggo Mortensen
Bishop Tchantz - John Garson
Mrs. Yoder - Beverly May
Sheriff - Ed Crowley
Zenovich - Timothy Carhart
Tourist Lady - Sylvia Kauders
Mrs. Schaeffer - Marian Swan
Schaeffer's Daughter - Maria Bradley
T-Bone - Rozwill Young
Amish - Paul S. Nuss
Amish - Emily Tracy
Amish - John D. King
Amish - Paul Goss
Town Man - William Francis
Ticket Seller - Tom Kennedy
Couple in Garage - Ardyth Kaiser
Couple in Garage - Thomas Quinn
Detective - Eugene Dooley
Detective - Victoria Scott
Detective - Richard Chaves
Detective - Tim Moyer
Detective - Nino Del Buono
Detective - James Frank Clark
Detective - Joseph Kelly
Detective - Norman Carter
Detective - Craig Clement
Custodian - Robert Earl Jones
Hoodlum - Cara Giallanza
Counterman - Bernie Styles
Mother in Station - Blossom Terry
Little Girl - Jennifer Mancuso
Teen at Train Station - E.J. Dougherty
Crying Amish Woman at Funeral - Nancy Kirk
Young Amish Man - LaVerne Shank