Five Days from Home (1978)

Genres - Drama, Thriller  |   Sub-Genres - Action Thriller  |   Run Time - 108 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - PG
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In this thriller, an ex-cop, convicted for killing his wife's lover, breaks out of prison six days before he is to be freed. He does this so he can see his son who is seriously ill. Along the way, the fugitive meets many interesting characters. He is pursued by a cruel, but determined lawman.

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law, convict, disease, escape, escaped-convict, false-accusation, family-illness, fugitive, hospital, journey, killing, lover, murder, on-the-run, police, prison, pursuit, relentlessness, ruthlessness, sheriff, son, terminal-illness, wife