Movie Trailer for The Running Man (1987) starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Maria Conchita Alonso, Yaphet Kotto, Marvin J. McIntyre, Jim Brown, Jesse Ventura, Erland van Lidth, Richard Dawson directed by Paul Michael Glaser Movie Review

The Running Man (1987)   3/53/53/53/53/5

Trailer for The Running Man

The year is 2017 and after economic collapse America has become a totalitarian society where the most popular thing is a gladiator style TV show called "The Running Man" where criminals run the gauntlet of bad guys in order to try and win a pardon. Ben Richards (Arnold Schwarzenegger - Predator), a cop finds himself set up for the murder of thousands and thrown in jail but even jail can't hold him as he and many others stage an audacious escape. But Ben's life on the run doesn't last long when he is turned in by civilian Amber Mendez (Maria Conchita Alonso - Predator 2) rather than being taken back to prison he is taken to Damon Killian (Richard Dawson), host of "The Running Man" who tricks Ben in to participating in return for two of his friends being spared. But Ben along with his friends and also Amber find themselves launched into the depths of the game and having to take on villains such as Buzzsaw (Gus Rethwisch), Fireball (Jim Brown) and Subzero (Professor Toru Tanaka). ... Read Review