- Rated: PG-13
- Closed captioning available
- Run Time: 1 hours, 50 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: July 21, 1998
- Originally Released: 1990
- Label: Universal Studios
Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada) Encoding
Packaging: Keep Case
Original Theatrical Trailer
Aspect Ratio: Widescreen
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Memorable Quotes and Dialog:
"You come to Detroit and you rent a Beamer' That's like going to Germany to eat Jimmy Dean sausages."
- Rick (Mel Gibson) to Marianne (Goldie Hawn)
USA Today - 05/18/1990
"...A premium romantic duo....Slick production values..."
Mel Gibson and Goldie Hawn star in this action-packed romantic adventure. Rick Jarmin (Gibson) is a man who has been hiding under the FBI witness relocation program since the 1960s, when he is unexpectantly discovered by an old girlfriend (Hawn) in 1990. Together they lead a wild cross-country scramble when the man he put in jail is released.
Switching Roles |
- Theatrical release: May 18, 1990.
- Shot on location in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
- The title of the film comes from the Leonard Cohen song "Bird on a Wire."
- Estimated budget: $35 million.