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A disgruntled wife of a cheating husband takes off on a road trip with her husband's "other woman". The two women pick up a hitchhiker who may, or may not, be a robber and murderer on the run from the cops. In the mean time, a policeman who is tracking the robber/ murderer is hot on the trail -- but why? Written by David Haskins <lazarus@mindspring.com>

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Trooper #1: To hit that cow over there they must have road over it a couple of times. They're both dead. One male, one female. Shit, there must be a million dollars scattered out here. You think it's them?
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Solid desert noir, beginning to end, with a million dollars at stake
15 November 2015 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

"Black Day Blue Night" is a desert noir whose presence has eluded neo-noir list-makers. It's really a solid and enjoyable entry that should be noticed and seen by noir fans. The entire production is put together nicely. The story has suspense and twists, but remains logical to its characters. The acting is above par. One of the lead actresses is Michelle Forbes. With her hair cut short and made blonde, she resembles Janet Leigh. She's extremely good in her part. The other lead actress likewise is right into her character. That's Mia Sara. They hook up with hitchhiker Gil Bellows, who may or may not have participated in an armored car robbery. A million dollars have gone missing and they may be in his heavy suitcase. Cop J.T. Walsh is after them. Mia's brutish husband is after her.


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