Tag: hitchhiker

Mental-2012 6.2

Mental-2012

The Moochmore girls are certain they all suffer from some kind of undiagnosed mental illness - because if they're not crazy then they're just unpopular. Their mother Shirley - unable to cope with her demanding daughters ...

Cloudburst-2011 7.2

Cloudburst-2011

A lesbian couple escape from their nursing home and head up to Canada to get married. Along the way, they pick up a young, male hitchhiker.::Anonymous...

High-Ballin’-1978 5.4

High-Ballin’-1978

Two truck drivers fight off thugs who have been hired to drive them out of business.::[email protected]

Simon Says-2006 4.2

Simon Says-2006

The pothead Zack; the sweethearts Kate and Riff; the slut Vicky; and the spoiled Ashley travel by van to the backwoods to camp. They meet two strange gravediggers that advise them to leave the place otherwise they could ...

Snakeskin-2001 5.2

Snakeskin-2001

Alice (Lynskey) lives in suburban Christchurch, the 'safest place in the world', but she longs for an adventure of American proportions (guns, murder, sex, drugs etc). Her best friend Craig (O'Gorman) changes his name to...

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas-1998 7.6

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas-1998

The big-screen version of Hunter S. Thompson's seminal psychedelic classic about his road trip across Western America as he and his large Samoan lawyer searched desperately for the "American dream"... they were helped in...

Switchback-1997 6.4

Switchback-1997

F.B.I. agent Frank LaCrosse returns home to find his home has been broken into, his son is missing and Missy the babysitter is lying in a pool of her own insides. Her murder being the hallmarks of a elusive enigmatic ser...

Cold Around the Heart-1997 5.1

Cold Around the Heart-1997

Lovers Ned and Jude snatch a lot of diamonds in a jewelry store holdup, leaving three dead bodies. Ned is captured, but soon escapes and vows revenge on Jude, who pushed him out of their escaping car. Ned is joined in hi...

Manhunt-2008 5.1

Manhunt-2008

The summer of 1974. Four young friends have planned a relaxing weekend out in the woods. At a remote truck stop they pick up a hitchhiker, who only after a short ride demands that they stop the car. They are terrified. S...

The Petrified Forest-1936 7.6

The Petrified Forest-1936

Gabby lives and works at her dads small diner out in the desert. She can't stand it and wants to go and live with her mother in France. Along comes Alan, a broke man with no will to live, who is traveling to see the paci...

Knife in the Water-1962 7.5

Knife in the Water-1962

Well off Andrzej and Krystyna's marriage is at a stage where familiarity breeds contempt, that contempt which is outwardly shown only behind closed doors and only when an incident of some sort sets off one or the other. ...

The Forsaken-2001 5.3

The Forsaken-2001

Sean is driving cross-country to deliver a vintage Mercedes and attend his sister's wedding when he picks up hitchhiker Nick, who just happens to be a vampire hunter, tracking down a group of youthful vampires who feed o...

Burn Burn Burn-2015 7

Burn Burn Burn-2015

Following the death of their friend, two girls in their late twenties embark on a road trip to spread his ashes. Seph and Alex take turns driving. Dan is in the glove compartment, in tupperware, decreasing in volume as t...

Vanishing Point-1971 7.2

Vanishing Point-1971

Kowalski works for a car delivery service. He takes delivery of a 1970 Dodge Challenger to take from Colorado to San Francisco, California. Shortly after pickup, he takes a bet to get the car there in less than 15 hours....

Dust Devil-1992 6.2

Dust Devil-1992

A shape shifter (Burke) comes from the desert in search of victims, a spirit the locals call "The Dust Devil". He prays on the lonely and the unloved, those who have already lost everything but life itself. Wendy (Field)...

Creepshow 2-1987 6.1

Creepshow 2-1987

"Creepshow 2" is divided into three stories, conducted by a leading segment where a boy that loves the horror comic book Creepshow buys seeds of carnivorous plant and is bullied by four teenagers. Meanwhile the Creep tel...

Easy Rider-1969 7.3

Easy Rider-1969

Netting a hefty profit from their latest drug deal, hippies Wyatt and Billy decide to outfit themselves with among other things motorbikes - Wyatt complete in what they call his Captain America gear and similar motif on ...

Detour-1945 7.4

Detour-1945

In flashback, New York nightclub pianist Al Roberts hitchhikes to Hollywood to join his girl Sue. On a rainy night, the sleazy gambler he's riding with mysteriously dies; afraid of the police, Roberts takes the man's ide...

The Hitcher-1986 7.3

The Hitcher-1986

A young man transporting a car to another state is stalked along the road by a cunning and relentless serial killer who eventually frames the driver for a string of murders. Chased by police and shadowed by the killer, t...

Numb-2015 5.5

Numb-2015

When a couple in financial distress discover GPS coordinates that promise to lead to stolen gold they must partner with a pair of mysterious hitchhikers to enter the remote winter wilderness to recover the coins....

The Fundamentals of Caring-2016 7.3

The Fundamentals of Caring-2016

A writer (Paul Rudd) retires after a personal tragedy and becomes a disabled teen's caregiver. When the two embark on an impromptu road trip, their ability to cope is tested as they start to understand the importance of ...

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre-1974 7.5

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre-1974

En route to visit their grandfather's grave (which has apparently been ritualistically desecrated), five teenagers drive past a slaughterhouse, pick up (and quickly drop) a sinister hitch-hiker, eat some delicious home-c...

Dead of Night-1974 6.7

Dead of Night-1974

A young Soldier is killed in the line of duty in Vietnam. That same night, the soldier returns home, brought back by his Mother's wishes that he "Don't Die"! Upon his Return, Andy sits in his room, refusing to see his fr...

Hitch-Hike-1977 6.9

Hitch-Hike-1977

Walter Mancini is a egostical newspaper editor whom is driving across California with his spiteful wife, Eve, on a weekend getaway to save their troubled marriage. But things take a turn when they pick up a straded motor...

4 Days in France-2016 5.8

4 Days in France-2016

A man leaves his home unannounced, and spends four days wandering around France....

The Hitch-Hiker-1953 6.9

The Hitch-Hiker-1953

Two friends on a fishing trip pick up a stranded motorist who turns out to be a psychotic escaped convict. This sociopath has already murdered other good Samaritans in his efforts to evade authorities. He sadistically ta...

The Hitcher-2007 5.6

The Hitcher-2007

While driving through the New Mexico Desert during a rainy night, the college students Jim Halsey and his girlfriend Grace Andrews give a ride to the hitchhiker John Ryder. While in their car, the stranger proves to be a...

The Thin Blue Line-1988 8

The Thin Blue Line-1988

Errol Morris's unique documentary dramatically re-enacts the crime scene and investigation of a police officer's murder in Dallas, Texas. Briefly, a drifter (Randall Adams) ran out of gas and was picked up by a 16-year-o...