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The Running Man
Directed by:
Paul Michael Glaser

Directed by Paul Michael Glaser, and written by Steven E. de Souza (screenplay), "The Running Man" (also known as "Running Man", "Implacabile, L'") is an Action/Science Fiction/Thriller film, released in the USA on November 13 of 1987 , starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Maria Conchita Alonso, Yaphet Kotto, Jim Brown, Jesse Ventura and Marvin J. McIntyre.

A game nobody survives. But Schwarzenegger has yet to play.

Who is the director of "The Running Man":

The Running Man was directed by Paul Michael Glaser, an American actor, director, and producer.

Before The Running Man, Paul Michael Glaser had directed Band of the Hand, released in 1986. Since, he directed The Cutting Edge, released in 1992, The Air Up There (1994).

When was "The Running Man" released:

The Running Man was initially released on Friday, November 13, 1987, in the United States.. This was thirty-two (32) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, October 21, 1988 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, March 16, 1988 in France; Thursday, June 30, 1988 in Germany; Thursday, January 28, 1988 in Australia and on Saturday, December 12, 1987 in Japan.

What is the casting of "The Running Man":

At the casting of The Running Man we find Arnold Schwarzenegger, previously seen in Predator (1987) and Raw Deal (1986); Maria Conchita Alonso (Extreme Prejudice (1987), Touch and Go (1986)); Yaphet Kotto (Eye of the Tiger (1986), Terminal Entry (1986)) [ more... ]

  • Arnold Schwarzenegger and Professor Toru Tanaka can both be seen in Last Action Hero, released in 1993.
  • Jesse Ventura and Kurt Fuller also appeared together in No Holds Barred, released in 1989.
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jesse Ventura also worked together in Batman & Robin, released in 1997.
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jesse Ventura can both be seen in Predator, released in 1987.

What is the Storyline of "The Running Man":

By 2017, the global economy has collapsed and American society has become a totalitarian police state, censoring all cultural activity. The government pacifies the populace by broadcasting a number of game shows in which convicted criminals fight for their lives, including the gladiator-style The Running Man, hosted by the ruthless Damon Killian, where "runners" attempt to evade "stalkers" and certain death for a chance to be pardoned and set free.

Eighteen months later, Ben Richards, a [...]

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Arnold Schwarzenegger as "Ben Richards"

Arnold Schwarzenegger as Ben Richards in The Running Man (1987)

Arnold Schwarzenegger as Ben Richards in The Running Man (1987)

Richard Dawson as "Damon Killian"

Richard Dawson as Damon Killian in The Running Man (1987)


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