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When his SUV breaks down on a remote Southwestern road, Jeff Taylor lets his wife, Amy, hitch a ride with a trucker to get help. When she doesn't return, Jeff fixes his SUV and tracks down the trucker -- who tells the police he's never seen Amy. Johnathan Mostow's tense thriller then follows Jeff's desperate search for his wife, which eventually uncovers a small town's murderous secret.

  1. Jonathan Mostow

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Sam Montgomery


Top Billed Cast

  1. Kurt Russell

    Kurt Russell

    Jeffrey " Jeff " Taylor

  2. J. T. Walsh

    J. T. Walsh

    Warren " Red " Barr

  3. Kathleen Quinlan

    Kathleen Quinlan

    Amy Taylor

  4. M.C. Gainey

    M.C. Gainey


  5. Jack Noseworthy

    Jack Noseworthy


  6. Rex Linn

    Rex Linn

    Sheriff Boyd

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 35m

Budget $36,000,000.00

Revenue $50,159,144.00

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Release Information

  • May 2, 1997
    R, Theatrical
  • December 1, 1998
    R, Physical



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