Please note this is a region 2 DVD and will require a region 2 or region free DVD player in order to play The Fugitive is the hugely popular classic 1960s television series that inspired two Hollywood blockbusters and stars David Janssen as Dr Richard Kimble a physician wrongly accused of murdering his wife When his train crashes en route to Death Row Kimble breaks free from the custody of Lt Gerard and runs for his life Fleeing from town to town switching identities and toiling at countless jobs fuels Kimble&39;s obsession to catch the real killer – a one-armed man he saw leaving the scene of the crime His obsession is matched only by Gerard&39;s who blames himself for Kimble&39;s escape and who will stop at nothing to recapture him The Fugitive was widely considered a groundbreaking television series in its heyday with an engaging storyline and excellent direction
Episodes 1-22 from the first season of the classic series about life-on-the-run for a Doctor wrongly convicted of his wife’s murder. When Doctor Richard Kimble (David Janssen) arrives back home one evening after a row with his wife, he sees a one-armed man leaving his house. Entering his home, he finds his wife dead on the floor, and, despite his innocence, is tried, found guilty, and sentenced to death. On the train journey to his place of execution, the train derails, allowing Kimble the chance to escape and try to clear his name. Pursued relentlessly by Police Lieutenant Phillip Gerard (Barry Morse), Kimble travels from one town to the next, constantly changing his name and trying to stay one step ahead of his pursuer, all the while seeking the one-armed man. Episodes comprise: ‘Fear in a Desert City’, ‘The Witch’, ‘The Other Side of the Mountain’, ‘Never Wave Goodbye: Part 1’, ‘Never Wave Goodbye: Part 2’, ‘Decision in the Ring’, ‘Smoke Screen’, ‘See Hollywood and Die’, ‘Ticket to Alaska’, ‘Fatso’, ‘Nightmare at Northoak’, ‘Glass Tightrope’, ‘Terror at High Point’, ‘The Girl from Little Egypt’, ‘Home Is the Hunted’, ‘Garden House’, ‘Come Watch Me Die’, ‘Where the Action Is’, ‘Search in a Windy City’, ‘Bloodline’, ‘Rat in a Corner’ and ‘Angels Travel On Lonely Roads: Part 1’.
This is the hugely popular original hit TV series that inspired two Hollywood blockbusters The Fugitive stars David Janssen as Dr. Richard Kimble a physician unjustly accused of murdering his wife. When his train crashes en route to Death Row. Kimble breaks free from the custody of Lt. Gerard – and runs for his life. Fleeing from town to town switching identities and toiling at countless jobs fuels Kimble’s obsession to catch the real killer – a one-armed man he saw leaving the scene of the crime. His obsession is matched only by Gerard’s – who blame himself for Kimble’s escape and who will stop at nothing to get him back.