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The Drifter (1988)

 -  Thriller  -  February 1988 (USA)
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A suspensefilled thriller about a successful single woman who, on a deserted road, picks up a mysterious hitchhiker. Once back in the city, THE DRIFTER follows her every move. Every attempt... See full summary »

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Julia Robbins
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Arthur
Al Shannon ...
Kriger
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Trey
Anna Garduno ...
Matty (as Anna Gray Garduno)
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Willie Munroe (as Loren Haines)
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Morrison
Thomas Wagner ...
Captain Edwards
Ernest Alexander ...
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Carrie (as Joanne Willette)
Gil Christner ...
Gas Attendant
Al Guarino ...
Joe Santini
George Derby ...
Jawbone
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Rebecca Reynolds ...
Biker Chick
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A suspensefilled thriller about a successful single woman who, on a deserted road, picks up a mysterious hitchhiker. Once back in the city, THE DRIFTER follows her every move. Every attempt to free herself of his harassment fails until the shocking conclusion is revealed! Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

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A dark, tightly focused thriller.

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Epikindyni synantisi  »

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A lot better than your average low budget thriller
17 July 2000 | by (Houston) – See all my reviews

A lot better than your average low budget thriller. This had plot twists that I didn't see coming. Kim Delaney was so beautiful then. I first fell in love with her when she played Jenny Gardner on "All My Children." Her soap experience stood her in good stead for "damsel in distress" roles such as (partly) this. She is, of course, still beautiful, but her character in "NYPD Blue" is so much harder edged, that she comes off a bit less so in that part. Anyway, this is a pretty good film for one that no one's ever heard of.


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