Opening

46% Sin City: A Dame to Kill For Aug 22
28% If I Stay Aug 22
31% When The Game Stands Tall Aug 22
9% Are You Here Aug 22
97% Love Is Strange Aug 22

Top Box Office

21% Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles $28.5M
92% Guardians of the Galaxy $25.1M
14% Let's Be Cops $17.8M
35% The Expendables 3 $15.9M
31% The Giver $12.3M
20% Into The Storm $7.9M
66% The Hundred-Foot Journey $7.2M
64% Lucy $5.5M
41% Step Up: All In $2.7M
62% Hercules $2.1M

Coming Soon

0% The November Man Aug 27
98% Starred Up Aug 27
—— As Above/So Below Aug 29
85% The Congress Aug 29
—— The Calling Aug 29

New Episodes Tonight

100% Defiance: Season 2
100% Garfunkel and Oates: Season 1
88% The Honorable Woman: Season 1
56% Married: Season 1
95% Rectify: Season 2
—— Rookie Blue: Season 5
39% Rush: Season 1
82% Satisfaction: Season 1
82% Welcome to Sweden: Season 1
41% Working the Engels: Season 1
77% You're the Worst: Season 1

Discuss Last Night's Shows

86% The Bridge (FX): Season 2
91% The Divide: Season 1
83% Extant: Season 1
—— Franklin & Bash: Season 4
—— Graceland: Season 2
—— Hot in Cleveland: Season 5
57% Legends: Season 1
—— Motive: Season 2
69% Mystery Girls: Season 1
100% Suits: Season 4
38% Taxi Brooklyn: Season 1
43% Young & Hungry: Season 1

Certified Fresh TV

86% The Bridge (FX): Season 2
83% Extant: Season 1
88% The Honorable Woman: Season 1
86% The Knick: Season 1
89% Manhattan: Season 1
97% Masters of Sex: Season 2
73% Murder in the First: Season 1
89% Outlander: Season 1
82% Satisfaction: Season 1
87% The Strain: Season 1
82% Welcome to Sweden: Season 1
77% You're the Worst: Season 1

Running Scared Reviews

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Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader
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A functional 1986 actioner about two wisecracking Chicago cops (Gregory Hines and Billy Crystal) and their vendetta against a Latino crime lord (Jimmy Smits).

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

May 27, 2014
Variety Staff
Variety
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No more original or eventful than an average police TV show, so it must sink or swim on the moment-by-moment cleverness of the dialog and the behavioral talents of Hines and Crystal. Fortunately, these elements prove formidable.

Full Review Source: Variety

May 27, 2014

TV Guide's Movie Guide

Wisecracking their way through tough situations and bickering like an old married couple, Hines and Crystal succeed in creating a new buddy team that ranks with the likes of Robert Redford and Paul Newman.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 2.5/4

May 27, 2014
Jonathan R. Perry
Tyler Morning Telegraph (Texas)

| Original Score: 3/5

April 27, 2007
Steve Goldman
Time Out
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Crystal and Hines do flavour the film with genuine warmth, and despite some cheap gags, work well together to produce some truly funny moments.

Full Review Source: Time Out

June 24, 2006
Paul Greenwood
Future Movies UK

Full Review Source: Future Movies UK | Original Score: 7/10

January 14, 2006
Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

A breezily entertaining buddy-cop movie with too much cutesy shtick for its own good. Gregory Hines is OK, but Billy Crystal is never believable as a Chicago cop.

| Original Score: 3/5

October 20, 2005
Kevin Fiddler
Henderson Home News (Henderson, NV)

Pre-Lethal Weapon mid-80s buddy flick before

| Original Score: 3/5

February 18, 2003
Rob Vaux
Flipside Movie Emporium

Relentlessly competent in a TBS Saturday afternoon kind of way.

| Original Score: 3/5

January 24, 2003
Clint Morris
Moviehole

Crystal and Hines are a great double act. Laughs aplenty.

| Original Score: 3/5

September 18, 2002
Scott Weinberg
Apollo Guide

The most appealing thing about this movie is the charisma and good humour delivered by the two leads.

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 64/100

November 6, 2001
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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This genre is so overpopulated that it hardly seems like we need one more example, and yet "Running Scared" transcends its dreary roots and turns out to be a lot of fun.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
Gene Siskel
Chicago Tribune
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"Running Scared" tries to be a light comedy in a violent, comic-book world. That's a difficult juggling act, and director Peter Hyams doesn't pull it off.

Full Review Source: Chicago Tribune

May 27, 2014
Phil Villarreal
Arizona Daily Star

Has all the logic and transitional ease of a Pokémon-style card game played by 5-year-olds who don't understand the rules, so they make up their own as they go.

Full Review Source: Arizona Daily Star | Original Score: 1.5/4

February 23, 2006
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

| Original Score: 2/5

July 4, 2005
Jules Brenner
Cinema Signals

| Original Score: 1/5

November 21, 2004
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal

| Original Score: 2/5

February 27, 2004

Film4

If you're sure there's nothing else to do.

Full Review Source: Film4

May 24, 2003
Vincent Canby
New York Times
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Another, thoroughly depressing demonstration of the extent to which television now dictates the style and the manners of so many of the movies we see in theaters.

Full Review Source: New York Times

May 20, 2003
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

| Original Score: 2/5

July 29, 2002
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