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Quicksilver Highway (1997)

TV Movie  -   -  Horror | Thriller  -  13 May 1997 (USA)
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Two tales of terror, told by a travelling showman.

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(short story "The Body Politic"), (short story "Chattery Teeth"), 1 more credit »
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Credited cast:
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Aaron Quicksilver
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Charlie / Dr. Charles George
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Kerry Parker / Bill Hogan
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Olivia Harmon Parker / Lita Hogan
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Bryan Adams
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Len
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Myra
Bill Bolender ...
Scooter
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Darlene
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Anesthesiologist
Cynthia Garris ...
Ellen George
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Police Sergeant
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Lefty
William Knight ...
Rhinoplasty Man
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Surgical Assistant
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This film is actually two one hour stories, the first based on a Stephen King story called the "Chattery Teeth" about a man who picks up a hitchhiker and the second is based on a Clive Barker story called "The Body Politic" about hands that rebel against the body. Written by Spanner <Spanner@AOL.Com>

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13 May 1997 (USA)  »

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A Maldição de Quicksilver  »

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$4,000,000 (estimated)
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The van accident in the segment "Chattery Teeth" was originally intended to be much more elaborate. See more »

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Enjoyable, but not a classic
6 March 2002 | by (Wishaw, Scotland) – See all my reviews

Fans of Stephen King and Clive Barker will love the two horror stories told in this swift refreshing movie. Stephen King fans will remember "Cat's Eye" from 1983 which starred James Woods and a young Drew Barrymore which told similar tales. Both tales are both horrifying and funny and they are joined together by Christopher Lloyd acting as a deviant soul looking for "America's lost heart". This movie is never a classic, but it was never supposed to be. It's a light hearted look at horror with sarcastic overtones. A refreshing horror movie.


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