Movie House Memories' Top 100 Greatest Films Ever

Paramount Pictures released Witness on February 8, 1985. Peter Weir directed the film starring Harrison Ford, Kelly McGillis, and Lukas Haas.

‘Witness’ Plot Summary

In Witness, Samuel Lap is a young Amish boy who witnesses a murder in Philadelphia while traveling with his mother Rachel. John Book is a good cop who goes into hiding with them when the killers come after the two. They retreat to Amish country where Book has trouble adjusting to the different life style. However, he finds he has some feelings for the boy’s mother as the killers close in on them.

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