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The Hitcher (1986)

R 01/17/1986 (US) HorrorActionThriller 1h 38m

Never pick-up a stranger.


On a stormy night, young Jim, who transports a luxury car from Chicago to California to deliver it to its owner, feeling tired and sleepy, picks up a mysterious hitchhiker, who has appeared out of nowhere, thinking that a good conversation will help him not to fall asleep. He will have enough time to deeply regret such an unmeditated decision.

  1. Robert Harmon


  2. Eric Red


Top Billed Cast

  1. Rutger Hauer

    Rutger Hauer

    John Ryder

  2. C. Thomas Howell

    C. Thomas Howell

    Jim Halsey

  3. Jennifer Jason Leigh

    Jennifer Jason Leigh


  4. Jeffrey DeMunn

    Jeffrey DeMunn

    Captain Esteridge

  5. Billy Green Bush

    Billy Green Bush

    Trooper Donner

  6. John M. Jackson

    John M. Jackson

    Sergeant Starr

  7. Henry Darrow

    Henry Darrow

    Trooper Hancock

  8. Jon Van Ness

    Jon Van Ness

    Trooper Hapscomb

  9. Jack Thibeau

    Jack Thibeau

    Trooper Prestone

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The Hitcher
The Hitcher

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $6,000,000.00

Revenue $5,844,868.00


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