After escaping from a Huntsville prison, convict Butch Haynes and his partner Terry Pugh kidnap a young boy, Philip Perry, and flee across Texas. As they travel together, Butch and Philip discover common bonds and suffer the abuses of the outside "Perfect World." In pursuit is Texas Ranger "Red" Garnett and criminologist Sally Gerber.
Director: Clint Eastwood
Writer: John Lee Hancock
Actors: Kevin Costner, Clint Eastwood, Laura Dern, T.J. Lowther
Production: Warner Brothers, Malpaso Company