Dr. Richard Kimble (Harrison Ford) was convicted of murder but escaped before he could be incarcerated. Now he's on the lam and out to clear his name, while a massive manhunt for him is led by Sam Gerard (Tommy Lee Jones) and his fellow U.S. Marshals.
Dr. Charles Nichols: Richard, I'm in the middle of this speech! Dr. Richard Kimble: You almost got away with it, didn't you? I know all about it. I can prove it. Dr. Charles Nichols: Ladies and gentlemen, my friend Richard doesn't feel well. So, if you will go on with your dessert and coffee, I'll be right back. Richard, would you care to... Dr. Richard Kimble: You switched the samples! You switched the samples after Lenz died!