|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
SummaryGrace and Jim hit the road in their 1970 Oldsmobile 442, en route to spring break. Their pleasure trip soon turns into a waking nightmare after encountering the mysterious hitchhiker John Ryder (The Hitcher). The initial encounters with Ryder are increasingly tense for Grace and Jim, and they bravely fight back when he ambushes them. But they are truly blindsided when he implicates them in a horrific slaying and continues to shadow them. The open road becomes a battleground of blood and metal. Grace and Jim try to elude not only Ryder but also the New Mexico State Police. Grace and Jim must fight for their lives and they must face their fears head-on.
-- New Mexico
Ambushes and surprises -- Drama.
Criminal behavior -- New Mexico -- Drama.
Police -- New Mexico -- Drama.
New Mexico -- Drama.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Universal City, Calif. :Universal Studios Home Entertainment,2007
|Edition||Full screen ed.|
Meeker, Charles R.
Wall, Jake Wade.
Platinum Dunes (Firm)
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Sean Bean, Sophia Bush, Zachary Knighton, Neal McDonough, Kyle Davis.
Director of photography, James Hawkinson ; editor, Jim May ; music, Steve Jablonsky ; costume designer, Leeann Radeka ; production designer, David Lazan.
MPAA rating: R; strong bloody violence, terror, and language.
English or French dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing, closed-captioned.
Title from container.
Based on the 1986 film written by Eric Red.
Special features: Deleted scenes; dead end; "Road kill: the ultimate car crash" featurette; "Fuel your fear: the making of 'The hitcher'" featurette; "Chronicles of a killer" featurette.
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DVD-9, single-sided.
1 videodisc (84 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.