Raising Arizona

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"Their lawless years are behind them. Their child-rearing years lay ahead..."
  • PG-13
  • 1987
  • 1 hr 34 min
  • 7.3  (131,833)
  • 69

Raising Arizona is a timeless comedy starring Nicolas Cage, playing a criminal "Hi" and a police woman "Ed" played by Holly Hunter. The two unlikely the characters meet and fall in love. The quirky couple try to walk the straight and narrow, but to have the family the duo want, they must turn to kidnapping. Just when they think that all their prayers have been answered, two prison buddies show up unexpectedly, tempting Hi to return to the life he is trying so hard to leave behind, the life of crime. This causes conflict between Ed and Hi. With a blackmail twist thrown in the mix, a string of crime is hilariously played out. If kidnapping, bank robbery, and blackmail are not enough, there is a daring rescue and heartfelt decisions these characters bumble through.

Raising Arizona
Raising Arizona
Raising Arizona

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Raising Arizona is a timeless comedy starring Nicolas Cage, playing a criminal "Hi" and a police woman "Ed" played by Holly Hunter. The two unlikely the characters meet and fall in love. The quirky couple try to walk the straight and narrow, but to have the family the duo want, they must turn to kidnapping. Just when they think that all their prayers have been answered, two prison buddies show up unexpectedly, tempting Hi to return to the life he is trying so hard to leave behind, the life of crime. This causes conflict between Ed and Hi.

With a blackmail twist thrown in the mix, a string of crime is hilariously played out. If kidnapping, bank robbery, and blackmail are not enough, there is a daring rescue and heartfelt decisions these characters bumble through.

Raising Arizona is a 1987 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 34 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.3 and a MetaScore of 69.

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  • Release Date
    1987
  • MPAA Rating
    PG-13
  • Runtime
    1 hr 34 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.3  (131,833)
  • Metascore
    69