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Quicksilver Highway (1997)

Traveling showman Aaron Quicksilver tells horror tales: a psychotic hitchhiker falls prey to a relentless dangerously-sharp set of chattering teeth, and a human hand that comes alive.

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(short story "The Body Politic"), (short story "Chattery Teeth") | 1 more credit »
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 nominations. See more awards »
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Cast

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
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Rhinoplasty Man
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Surgical Assistant
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Storyline

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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Stephen King & Clive Barker's Quicksilver Highway  »

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$4,000,000 (estimated)
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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Matt Frewer didn't have to audition for his two roles in this film; instead writer/director Mick Garris simply called Frewer on the phone and asked Frewer if he wanted to act in this movie. See more »

Quotes

Aaron Quicksilver: You might say I'm a collector of rare objects
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References Scanners (1981) See more »

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3 August 1999 | by (Buenos Aires, Argentina) – See all my reviews

I think this movie is very good, it has a excellent production (it is for TV) and I recommend to friend to see it. And the most Important thing is that one of the actors is John Landys. This movie is a lesson for another movies that are maked for the cinema theatre. Enjoy it.


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