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Girls on the Road (1972)

Hot Summer Week (original title)
PG | | Comedy, Drama, Thriller | July 1972 (USA)
Two girls on their way to a hippie encounter session pick up a crazed Vietnam veteran, who might just be the serial killer who is murdering hippies in the area.

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Karen
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Will
Kathleen Cody ...
Debbie
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John
John McMurtry ...
The Maker
Pamela Serpe ...
Frances
Richard Grayling ...
Motor Cop
Michael Kopsche ...
Psychiatrist
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Pool Player #1
Bob Bass ...
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Rigg Kennedy ...
Chip
Sylvia Hayes ...
Lady at Hamburger Stand
Elizabeth Saxon ...
Mrs. Rae
Paul Sorensen ...
Mr. Rae
Ruth Warshawsky ...
Store Keeper
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Two girls on their way to a hippie encounter session pick up a crazed Vietnam veteran, who might just be the serial killer who is murdering hippies in the area.

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The opening credits are done in various creative ways, such as written on car bumper stickers, and hitchhikers holding up signs. See more »

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So bad, it's good
25 March 2002 | by (Austin, TX) – See all my reviews

Seeing Ralph waite, the father on The Waltons, play a hippie who runs a commune and hits on 17-year-olds is worth the price of this baby! Plus, you gotta see his sideburns! The plot is no worse than any other road movie, and this is one of many, many female road movies that came before Thelma and Louise and gets no credit.


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