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Hitcher, The (Special Edition) (UK)

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Never Pick Up A Stranger
Certificate: 18
Running Time: 93 mins
Retail Price: £19.99
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Synopsis:
When Jim Halsey (C.Thomas Howell) stops to pick up a hitcher (Rutger Hauer) one rainy night, he is soon dying to turn back time. The man puts a knife to Jim`s throat as he tells him to pull past a stranded car on the side of the road. Its occupants have already been brutally slaughtered by the ominous stranger. Now a bloody game of cat and mouse is about to be played out on this desolate stretch of highway, and every car that passes, and every poor soul that rides that road, is going to take part whether they want to or not... The Hitcher is here presented on a double DVD special edition.

Special Features:
Disc One:
Audio commentary by Robert Harmon and Eric Red
Scene specific commentaries by Robert Harmon, C. Thomas Howell, Edward S. Feldman, Eric Red, Rutger Hauer, Mark Isham, John Seale.

Disc Two:
Theatrical Trailer
Teaser trailer
Filmographies
7 screenplay samples (including 2 deleted scenes)
Documentary `The Hitcher - How Do These Movies Get Made?` (39 mins)
2 short movies - `China Lake` by Robert Harmon (34 mins, with written introduction and audio commentary by Harmon) and `The Room` by Rutger Hauer (11 mins, with commentary by Hauer)

Video Tracks:
Widescreen Anamorphic 2.35:1

Audio Tracks:
Dolby Digital 5.1 English
Dolby Digital Mono Spanish
Dolby Digital Mono German
Dolby Digital Stereo 2.0 Italian

Subtitle Tracks:
Italian
Finnish
English
Spanish
German
Portuguese
Dutch
Danish
Norwegian

Directed By:
Robert Harmon

Written By:

Starring:
John M. Jackson
Jeffrey DeMunn
Jennifer Jason Leigh
C. Thomas Howell
Rutger Hauer

Casting By:
Penny Perry

Soundtrack By:
Mark Isham

Director of Photography:
John Seale

Editor:
Frank J. Urioste

Costume Designer:
Jac McAnelly

Production Designer:
Dennis Gassner

Producer:
Kip Ohman
Paul Lewis
David Bombyk

Executive Producer:
Charles R. Meeker
Edward S. Feldman

Distributor:
Momentum Pictures

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