The Runner

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  • R
  • 1999
  • 1 hr 34 min
  • 5.6  (1,123)

How far would you be willing to go if you were handed the chance to solve your problems, but it came with a deadly temptation? Edward is a young man with a serious gambling problem. That would not be an issue if Edward was lucky, but Edward proves to be extremely unlucky with his betting and loses a lot of money. The gangsters he owes the money to make it clear that not only is Edward in trouble, but his family is in danger as well unless he pays his gambling debts. Edward's uncle steps in to try and help by getting Edward a job running numbers for another local gangster. But Edward soon finds that he is put in charge of transporting bags and bags of cash as well as numbers. He manages to avoid trouble for a while, but the temptation to steal from his boss becomes too much and Edward soon starts getting himself into deeper trouble. Now Edward needs to find a way to make two gangsters happy before he and his family feel the full brunt of what it means to owe money to the mob.

The Runner
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How far would you be willing to go if you were handed the chance to solve your problems, but it came with a deadly temptation? Edward is a young man with a serious gambling problem. That would not be an issue if Edward was lucky, but Edward proves to be extremely unlucky with his betting and loses a lot of money. The gangsters he owes the money to make it clear that not only is Edward in trouble, but his family is in danger as well unless he pays his gambling debts.

Edward's uncle steps in to try and help by getting Edward a job running numbers for another local gangster. But Edward soon finds that he is put in charge of transporting bags and bags of cash as well as numbers. He manages to avoid trouble for a while, but the temptation to steal from his boss becomes too much and Edward soon starts getting himself into deeper trouble. Now Edward needs to find a way to make two gangsters happy before he and his family feel the full brunt of what it means to owe money to the mob.

The Runner is a 1999 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 34 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.6.

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  • Release Date
    1999
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 34 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.6  (1,123)