A woman traveling with her comedian boy friend gets fed up with him when he accepts a three night gig in a wayward trucker's bar. Running away, she accepts a ride from a deranged trucker ... See full summary »

Director:

(as TJ Scott)
Reviews

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Taken Back: Finding Haley (TV Movie 2012)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Unable to get over the abduction of her daughter, a mother is convinced she has finally found her, but is she simply a mother obsessed?

Director: Mark Jean
Stars: Moira Kelly, Amanda Tapping, Kacey Rohl
Of Two Minds (TV Movie 2012)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Follows the story of the challenging relationship between Billie and her younger schizophrenic sister, Elizabeth Baby. After their mother dies, Billie takes responsibility by moving Baby in... See full summary »

Director: Jim O'Hanlon
Stars: Kristin Davis, Tammy Blanchard, Joel Gretsch
The Donor (1995)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

A man on a mountain vacation with two friends goes home with a woman he's never met. He wakes up to find that one of his kidneys has been surgically removed. He spends the rest of the film ... See full summary »

Director: Damian Lee
Stars: Jeff Wincott, Michelle Johnson, Falconer Abraham
Hush Little Baby (TV Movie 2007)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

A young mother suffers her worst nightmare -the drowning of her young daughter. Two years later, Jamie gives birth to another girl. After a series of suspicious accidents, Jamie becomes ... See full summary »

Director: Holly Dale
Stars: Victoria Pratt, Ari Cohen, Johanna Black
Stuck II (2002)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

4 people,4 walls,4 stories,4 truths. When 4 people from different backgrounds get stuck on an elevator, they find themselves face to face not only with each other but with themselves. Will ... See full summary »

Director: Lindsay Bourne
Stars: JR Bourne, Fred Henderson, Courtney Kramer
Her Fatal Flaw (TV Movie 2006)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A lawyer defends her fiancée in court despite the objections of her friends, mentors and colleagues.

Director: George Mendeluk
Stars: Victoria Pratt, Chris Kramer, William B. Davis
Fantasy | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

Thirty years ago, Ray Reiter witnessed the brutal death of his parents at sea by a strange, octopus-like creature. Now determined to exact revenge, he joins archaeologist Nicole on a ... See full summary »

Directors: Tibor Takács, John Blush
Stars: Charlie O'Connell, Victoria Pratt, Kristi Angus
Dancing Trees (2009)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Martha is an autistic mathematical genius. Suddenly, her mother is viciously murdered before her eyes and she along with her cousin Nicole must use her unique abilites to catch the killer.

Director: Anne Wheeler
Stars: Brooke Burns, Katie Boland, Amanda Tapping
Death Valley I (2015)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

Four strangers on a drunken wedding dash from LA to Vegas hit a mysterious woman in the desert and must overcome injuries, the elements, and ultimately each other to survive.

Director: T.J. Scott
Stars: Katrina Law, Lochlyn Munro, Victoria Pratt
Black Dog (1998)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

An ex-con takes a job driving a truck cross country. What he doesn't know is that the truck is filled with illegal weapons and now he must fight to survive and save his family.

Director: Kevin Hooks
Stars: Patrick Swayze, Randy Travis, Meat Loaf
Trapped (TV Movie 2001)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Hotel guests become trapped by a raging fire.

Director: Deran Sarafian
Stars: William McNamara, Parker Stevenson, Callum Keith Rennie
Booty Call (1997)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Two friends who have gone too long without sex set out to get some.

Director: Jeff Pollack
Stars: Jamie Foxx, Tommy Davidson, Vivica A. Fox
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Jack (as Meat Loaf Aday)
...
Sylvia
...
David
...
...
Buck
...
Waitress
...
Blacktop Cop
...
Mechanic
...
Club Manager
Ken Roberts ...
Tattoo Gas Jockey
Bob Wilde ...
Bartender
...
Mine Worker
...
Bad Dude
Rheta Hutton ...
Cataract Woman
...
Young Gas Attendant
Edit

Storyline

A woman traveling with her comedian boy friend gets fed up with him when he accepts a three night gig in a wayward trucker's bar. Running away, she accepts a ride from a deranged trucker who may be a serial killer of young women. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

trucker | bar | shower | diner | cell phone | See All (58) »

Taglines:

Murder on the move. See more »

Genres:

Drama | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence and terror | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

20 October 2000 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Blacktop: Murder on the Move  »

Box Office

Budget:

$3,500,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Kristin Davis and Lochlyn Munro both appear in the movie Deck the Halls. See more »

Goofs

When Sylvia cuts the air lines under the trailer, the brakes would have locked up and stayed locked up. The brakes would not have released, and the truck would have had brakes even if the trailer didn't. See more »

Connections

References Black Dog (1998) See more »

Soundtracks

Oh Oh
Performed by Downchild Blues Band
Written by Don Walsh
Published by Downchild Music/Pondwater Music (SOCAN)
Courtesy of Song Recordings Inc.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
One wild ride!
23 October 2000 | by (Pennsylvania, USA) – See all my reviews

For anyone not familiar with Meat Loaf, the actor, Blacktop is a movie that will introduce you to one of the most talented and versatile performers around today. This is a movie that proves that people are not always what they seem. And remember the warnings about not accepting rides from strangers? Listen and be afraid!

For the Meat Loaf fan this is a real treat - a leading role! The sharp-eyed fan will spot some of the characteristics of a few stage performance characters in Jack. Meat's ability to merge and intertwine his many characters are what give his roles a 3-dimensional human reality and what make him a superb performer in any arena.

If you like suspense, drama, and tongue-in-cheek humor you will like this movie, it's got them all.


3 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
This movie sucked cornelius20
BLACKTOP STAR myedsel
Online? littlefairy_456
an okay movie, but ... ebonyruffles
Discuss Blacktop (2000) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?