Plot & Details
Based on a true story, the made-for-television movie Runaway Father is about a husband who fakes his death so he can abandon his family. After surviving 20 years of poverty, his wife discovers he is still alive, and she sues him to collect 17 years of back child support.
- Genre(s): Drama
- Run Time: 94min.
- DVD Release Date: 11/16/2006
- Director(s): John Nicolella
- Starring: Donna Mills , Jack Scalia , Chris Mulkey , Jenny Lewis , J.C. Brandy
- Themes: Crumbling Marriages,Fathers and Daughters
- Keywords: abandonment, child-support, fake, husband, lawsuit, poverty
- Language: English