Witness

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"A big city cop. A small country boy. They have nothing in common... but a murder."
  • R
  • 1985
  • 1 hr 53 min
  • 7.4  (87,906)
  • 76

The story begins in a small Amish community in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Rachel is a young Amish widow with an 8 year old son; she decides to visit her sister in the outside world. When they arrive at the train station Samuel wants to go to the bathroom, where he wittnesses a murder. Detective John Book is assigned to investigate the murder. Book's main concern is for the safety of Rachael and Samuel, and to return them back to Lancaster County. Rachael's father-in-law reluctantly agrees to shelter John from the killers. John heals, and beings to have feelings for Rachael, but the community frowns on the outsider.

Witness
Witness
Witness

Trailer - 1 min 16 sec

Description
The story begins in a small Amish community in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Rachel is a young Amish widow with an 8 year old son; she decides to visit her sister in the outside world. When they arrive at the train station Samuel wants to go to the bathroom, where he wittnesses a murder. Detective John Book is assigned to investigate the murder.

Book's main concern is for the safety of Rachael and Samuel, and to return them back to Lancaster County. Rachael's father-in-law reluctantly agrees to shelter John from the killers. John heals, and beings to have feelings for Rachael, but the community frowns on the outsider.

Witness is a 1985 crime movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 53 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.4 and a MetaScore of 76.

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  • Release Date
    1985
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 53 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.4  (87,906)
  • Metascore
    76