Chicago surgeon Dr. Richard Kimble, played by Harrison Ford, comes home to find that his wife has been brutally murdered. The police find him and he is convicted of her murder. On the way to prison, the transport crashes and he escapes. Deputy Samuel Gerard, played by Tommy Lee Jones, is quick on his heels, trying to discover the truth about that night and the “one armed man.”
Specific scenes were filmed on the Blue Ridge Parkway, Cheoah Dam and the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad, which tourists can take past the remains of the set.
Filmed In: Bryson City, Dillsboro, Sylva and Tapoco, North Carolina. Additional scenes filmed in Chicago, Illinois.
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