The Hitcher

1986, Movie, R, 97 mins

Feature debuts don't come much better than director Robert Harmon and screenwriter Eric Red's sleek, dream-like thriller about a naïve college boy who crosses paths with devil in the flesh after taking a wrong turn on some lost highway.

Chicago-based Jim Halsey (C. Thomas Howell) signs up for a drive-away job that involves delivering a flashy Cadillac to its new owner in California. He should be listening when his mother warns against picking up hitchhikers, but where's the thrill in hitting the road with your mom's voice in your head? So Halsey, a little lonely and a lot shook up after a sleep-deprived near-accident with a semi , stops to pick up a hitch...

Released: 1986 Rated: R Length: 97 mins

Are You Watching?

The Hitcher
Loading ...

Where To Watch

The Hitcher
Where Price
This movie is not yet
available online.
Where When
Where Availability
Availability dates vary by video service provider. Please check your On Demand menu.
Where Price

The Hitcher Clips & Interviews view all

The Hitcher
The Hitcher: 7/16/2009

more The Hitcher videos

TV GUIDE Users' Most Popular