The Sunchaser 25 years old

It began as a kidnapping. It became a journey of hope.

The Sunchaser

A young half-Navajo convict dying of cancer forces a yuppie doctor to drive him to a magic healing lake.


The Sunchaser Cast

Name Character
Woody Harrelson He was 35, now 60 years old as Dr. Michael Reynolds
Andrea Roth She was 28, now 54 years old as Head Nurse
Michael O'Neill He was 49, now 74 years old as Agent Moreland
Anne Bancroft She was 65, 73 years old when she died as Dr. Renata Baumbauer
Lawrence Pressman He was 57, now 82 years old as Agent in Charge Collier
Jon Seda He was 25, now 51 years old as Brandon 'Blue' Monroe
Harry Carey, Jr. He was 75, 91 years old when he died as Cashier
Antwon Tanner He was 21, now 46 years old as Smokes
Andy Berman He was 28, now 53 years old as Fellow in Oncology
Talisa Soto She was 29, now 54 years old as Navajo Woman
Christopher Masterson He was 16, now 42 years old as Jimmy Reynolds
Bob Minor He was 52, now 78 years old as Deputy Lynch
Matt Mulhern He was 36, now 61 years old as Dr. Chip Byrnes
Alexandra Tydings She was 23, now 49 years old as Victoria Reynolds
John Christian Graas He was 13, now 39 years old as Young Michael Reynolds
Robert Downey Sr. He was 60, now 85 years old as Telephone Voices
Sal Landi He was 45, now 70 years old as Deputy #2
Kelly Perine He was 27, now 52 years old as Fellow in Oncology
Brett Harrelson He was 33, now 58 years old as Younger Highway Patrol Officer
Brooke Ashley She was 23, now 48 years old as Calantha Reynolds
Richard Bauer He was 53, 56 years old when he died as Dr. Bradford
Carmen Dell'Orefice She was 64, now 90 years old as Arabella
Harper Roisman He was 86, 95 years old when he died as Mr. Vogel

The Sunchaser Crew

Name Department
Charles Leavitt as Writer. He was 26 (now 52) years old Writing
Douglas Milsome as Director of Photography. He was 57 (now 83) years old Camera
Terry Liebling as Casting. Production
Jackie Carr as Set Decoration. He was 103 (49) years old when He died Art
Michael G. Nathanson as Executive Producer. Production
Victoria Paul as Production Design. Art
Lee Mayman as Art Direction. Art
Larry Spiegel as Producer. Production
Joseph M. Caracciolo as Executive Producer. Production
Maurice Jarre as Music. He was 72 (84) years old when He died Sound
Joe D'Augustine as Editor. Editing
Michael Cimino as Director. He was 57 (77) years old when He died Directing
Michael Cimino as Producer. He was 57 (77) years old when He died Production
Edward L. Rubin as Art Direction. Art
The Sunchaser poster
The Sunchaser (25 years)

It began as a kidnapping. It became a journey of hope.

  • Release day: Wednesday, May 29, 1996
  • Runtime: 122 minutes