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A sheltered Amish child is the sole witness of a brutal murder in a restroom at a Philadelphia train station, and he must be protected. The assignment falls to a taciturn detective who goes undercover in a Pennsylvania Dutch community. On the farm, he slowly assimilates despite his urban grit and f

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 1985-02-08

Runtime 112 minutes

Budget $12m

Revenue $69m


TMDB 7.1


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anita_skop shared a tip "A detective goes undercover in a completely different society and learns who he is and to care!"

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jim_woehr shared a tip "I would have been like 6 but feel like I did see this in the movies."

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rosie_walker shared a tip "Thrilling and unique"

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sue_porter shared a tip "A very memorable movie"

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Codys20 shared a tip "This movie sparked my love of Sam Cooke's music!"

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susan_davis_2424 shared a tip "This was a fantastic movie."

joanna_4822 shared a tip "Great story, beautiful cinematography, and terrific acting by Harrison Ford."

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brigitte_richardson_1838 shared a tip "Always a favorite! Harrison Ford is great in this."

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