Witness

Witness

"A big city cop. A small country boy. They have nothing in common... but a murder."
  • R
  • 1985
  • 1 hr 53 min
  • 7.4  (86,630)
  • 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.

Where to Watch Witness

Witness is available to watch free on Pluto TV. It's also available to stream, download and buy on demand at Hulu, The Roku Channel, Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent Witness for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    1985
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 53 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.4  (86,630)
  • Metascore
    76