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The Hitch-Hiker

1953-03-30 | Crime / Thriller
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Ray and Gilbert's fishing trip takes a terrifying turn when the hitchhiker they pick up turns out to be a sociopath on the run from the law. He's killed before, and he lets the two know that as soon as they're no longer useful, he'll kill again. The two friends plot an escape, but the hitchhiker's peculiar physical affliction, an eye that never closes even when he sleeps, makes it impossible for them to tell when they can make a break for it.
Director: Ida Lupino
Stars: Edmond O'Brien, Frank Lovejoy

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The casts of The Hitch-Hiker are Edmond O'Brien starring as Roy Collins, Frank Lovejoy starring as Gilbert Bowen, William Talman starring as Emmett Myers, José Torvay starring as Captain Alvarado, Sam Hayes starring as Radio Broadcaster, Wendell Niles starring as Wendell Niles.
The certification of The Hitch-Hiker is NR.
The director of The Hitch-Hiker is Ida Lupino.
On July 23, 2021, the IMDB rating of The Hitch-Hiker is 7.0/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 93/100, Metacritic rating is 0/100, TMDB rating is 6.0/10.
On July 23, 2021, there were 5057 public reaction to The Hitch-Hiker including disturbed man, compact, tense and suspenseful, for relaxation, psychotic villain.
Ray and Gilbert's fishing trip takes a terrifying turn when the hitchhiker they pick up turns out to be a sociopath on the run from the law. He's killed before, and he lets the two know that as soon as they're no longer useful, he'll kill again. The two friends plot an escape, but the hitchhiker's peculiar physical affliction, an eye that never closes even when he sleeps, makes it impossible for them to tell when they can make a break for it..
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The Hitch-Hiker won 1998 National Film Preservation Board, USA.
The runtime of The Hitch-Hiker is 71 minutes.
The genre of The Hitch-Hiker is Crime,Thriller.