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The Runner (1999)

Ron Eldard stars as Edward, a gambler who's lost it all and is forced to work as a numbers runner for Deepthroat (John Goodman), a sadistic sociopath and big time professional gambler. From his high tech sanctuary, Deepthroat takes perverse pleasure in putting Edward to the test - waiting for him to slip up and checking for every dollar. Edward tries to start a new life with his girlfriend (Courteney Cox), but when some money goes missing, Deepthroat wants his payback and one last desperate gamble will decide both their futures.

Story by: Dustin Lee Abraham

Screenplay by: Anthony E. Zuiker

Story by: Anthony E. Zuiker

Directed by: Ron Moler

Duration: 94 mins

Genre: Action, Drama

Advisories: Adult Language, Adult Content, Violence

Rating: R

Audio Format: Surround Sound, English/Spanish

Video Format: Closed Captioning

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