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The Indian Runner: An intensely sad film about two brothers who cannot overcome their opposite perceptions of life. One brother see's and feels bad in everyone and everything, subsequently he is violent, antisocial and unable to appreciate or enjoy the good things which his brother desperately tries to point out to him. Frank understands the atrocities of life as a big picture, Joe does not, Joe is content to enjoy smaller pleasures -children, family, routine. Joe mistakenly believes he can straighten his little brother out and convince him that life is good. Frank is a cursed man. He is cut between his love for his brother and his repulsion at self-indulgent contentment. The result is a painful story of heartbreak, heartache, disappointment, despair, and the tragic side of love.

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Ratings: IMDB: 7.1/10 Metascore: N/A RT: 74%
Released: December 31, 1991
Runtime: 127 mins
Genres: Drama
Countries: USA Japan
Director: Sean Penn
Actors: Adam Nelson Allison Caine Benicio Del Toro Charles Bronson David Morse Dennis Hopper Don Shanks Eileen Ryan James Devney James Intveld Jill Anderson Joe Martin John Blyth Barrymore Jordan Rhodes Kenny Stabler Patricia Arquette Sandy Dennis Valeria Golino Viggo Mortensen

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Posted by deadbeat1980 4 years, 11 months ago
+3 | +3 / -0

This film would have been a lot better if Sean Penn pulled his head out of his ass and stopped being such a pretentious c**nt!! .............Viggo Mortensen and Patricia Arquette make worth watching.

Posted by dailyllama 4 years, 9 months ago
+2 | +2 / -0

Meaty drama from Penn the Younger. It's a classic in the making and I vote 5/5 for a story well told and acted. Arquette and Golina are excellent wives to the two brothers and the baseline of male anger/rage is immutable- displayed with panache and with no-hope of redemption. Curls the toes with anguish for the missed chances for happiness.

Posted by krayzie951 1 year ago
+1 | +1 / -0

good movie shouldve showed charles more shouldve been involved in the movie more

Posted by GeminiSaga 1 year ago
+1 | +1 / -0

Sean Penn tried too much to be intellectual, it's a shame because Viggo Mortensen did an intense job.

Posted by dirk707 2 years, 6 months ago
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Sean Penn can be an annoying actor at times but this is a great debut movie as a director. Great performances, script and direction held this viewers attention right to the end.

Posted by Twiglet 3 years, 12 months ago
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Some poignant moments, no doubt. Good acting. Unfortunately I expected more, from the way people hyped on about this film, so it left me disappointed.

Posted by CoolayLee 4 years, 11 months ago
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Thanks for the <shares>, so stoned to see this..Deep story, scenes, & a solid movie!But for reals, blasted!

Posted by Sahira94 5 years, 1 month ago
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Completely based on Highway Patrolman by Johnny Cash.. You should know it before watching .-. And I think that was a good one.. Characters were beautiful *-*

Posted by kids5 5 years, 2 months ago
-2 | +1 / -3

intensely sad NO , drama NO, boring YES, my advice to watch NO.

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