Witness
Widescreen Collection
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1985
Director: Peter Weir
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 097360-173673
Running time: 1:52 (112 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, Anamorphic Widescreen 1.85:1
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: June 29, 1999
Collection type: Owned (#1948)
Status: Available
Purchase date: December 05, 2000
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 9 / 10
Review (video): 0 / 10
Overview
When a young Amish woman and her son get caught up in the murder of an undercover narcotics agent, their savior turns out to be hardened Philadelphia detective John Book.

Harrison Ford is sensational as Book, the cop who runs head-on into the non-violent world of a Pennsylvania Amish community. The end result is an action-packed struggle of life and death, interwoven with a sensitive undercurrent of caring and forbidden love.
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Genres
Suspense/Thriller
Romance
Drama
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Paramount Pictures
Media Companies:
 • Paramount Home Video
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital Surround
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
French  Dolby Digital Surround
Subtitles
 
Tags
Jukebox
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Interviews
 • Closed Captioned
Crew
Direction
Peter Weir....Director
Writing
William Kelley....Story By
Pamela Wallace....Story By
Earl W. Wallace....Story By
Earl W. Wallace....Screenwriter
William Kelley....Screenwriter
Production
Edward S. Feldman....Producer
Cinematography
John Seale....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Thom Noble....Film Editor
Music
Maurice Jarre....Composer
Sound
Barry D. Thomas....Production Sound Mixer
Buzz Knudson....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Bob Glass....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Don Digirolamo....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Stan Jolley....Production Designer
Shari Feldman....Costume Designer
Dallas D. Dornan....Costume Designer
Michael A. Hancock....Make-up Artist
John R. Elliott....Visual Effects
Marie Delrusso....Make-up Artist
Cast
Harrison Ford....John Book
Kelly McGillis....Rachel
Josef Sommer....Schaeffer
Lukas Haas....Samuel
Jan Rubes....Eli Lapp
Alexander Godunov....Daniel Hochleitner
Danny Glover....McFee
Brent Jennings....Carter
Patti LuPone....Elaine
Angus MacInnes....Fergie
Frederick Rolf....Stoltzfus
Viggo Mortensen....Moses Hochleitner
John Garson....Bishop Tchantz
Beverly May....Mrs. Yoder
Ed Crowley....Sheriff
Timothy Carhart....Zenovich
Sylvia Kauders....Tourist Lady
Marian Swan....Mrs. Schaeffer
Maria Bradley....Schaeffer's Daughter
Rozwill Young....T-Bone
Amish
Paul S. Nuss
Emily Mary Haas
Fred Steinharter
John D. King
Paul Goss
Annemarie Vallerio
Bruce E. Camburn
William Francis....Town Man
Tom W. Kennedy....Ticket Seller
Couple in Garage
Ardyth Kaiser
Thomas Quinn
Detectives
Eugene Dooley
Victoria Scott D'Angelo
Richard Chaves
Tim Moyer
Nino Del Buono
James Clark
Joseph Kelly
Norman Carter
Craig Clement
Robert Earl Jones....Custodian
Hoodlums
Michael Levering
Cara Giallanza
Anthony Dean Rubes
Bernie Styles....Counterman
Blossom Terry....Mother in Station
Jennifer Mancuso....Little Girl