★★★☆☆ USA. 2h2m. Drama / Thriller. Directed by Michael Cimino. Written by Charles Leavitt. Cinematography by Douglas Milsome. Edited by Joe D’Augustine. Music by Maurice Jarre. Starring Woody Harrelson, Jon Seda, Anne Bancroft, Alexandra Tydings, Matt Mulhern, Talisa Soto.
A 16-year-old juvenile offender (convicted of murdering an abusive stepfather) who is dying of abdominal cancer discovers that he has only one or two months to live and decides to escape. He kidnaps his doctor and forces him to drive to Arizona, to visit a mountain lake sacred to the Navajo people.