Travelling businessman, David Mann, angers the driver of a rusty tanker whilst crossing the Californian desert. A simple trip turns deadly as Mann struggles to stay on the road while the tanker plays cat and mouse with his life.

  1. Richard Matheson

    Screenplay, Story

  2. Steven Spielberg


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Status Released

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  • November 10, 1971
    PG, Theatrical
  • August 12, 2003
    PG, Physical
  • May 5, 2015
    PG, Physical

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 30m

Budget $450,000.00

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