A truck driver plays a cat-and-mouse game with a mysterious serial killer who uses a young female hitchhiker as bait to lure victims on a desolate Australian highway.

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  1. Everett De Roche

    Screenplay, Story

  2. Richard Franklin

    Director, Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Stacy Keach

    Stacy Keach

    Patrick 'Pat' Quid

  2. Jamie Lee Curtis

    Jamie Lee Curtis

    Pamela 'Hitch' Rushworth

  3. ME

    Marion Edward

    Madeleine 'Frita' Day

  4. GP

    Grant Page

    Smith or Jones

  5. TS

    Thaddeus Smith

    Policeman 'Abbott'

  6. SM

    Steve Millichamp

    Policeman 'Costello'

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 41m

Budget $1,750,000.00

Revenue $100,000.00

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Release Information

  • November 19, 1981
    PG, Theatrical



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