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Blacktop (2000)

TV Movie  |  R  |   |  Drama, Thriller  |  20 October 2000 (USA)
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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 »

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Cast

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

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

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Drama | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence and terror | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

20 October 2000 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Blacktop: Murder on the Move  »

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$3,500,000 (estimated)
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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 »

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References Duel (1971) See more »

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Charlie's Theme
Performed & Written by Dreadgod
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it's definitely going to be a bumpy ride.
31 March 2003 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

Not exactly the best film around. In fact, I'd say Blacktop was far from it. But it had its endearing moments. And with the presence of two of my favorite (not to mention HOT) actresses, it's often easy to forget about the cheesy dialogue and ridiculous situations and just go with things. Meatloaf's ranting psychotic moments are among the better parts of his performance and it's nice to finally see the damsel in distress fight back. Kristin Davis does well, despite the cheesy dialogue and some of the sappier points of the film. And the fact that she has her shirt off for at least a good 20 minutes, more than makes up for most of the lamer parts of the film. The only thing better than Kristin Davis is Victoria Pratt's role as cowgirl, Charlie. She's fun and full of energy and helps breath life back into the story just when the thing really starts to die. So while it's not the best movie around, it's worth taking a look at at least once. If only for the ladies and the re-enforcing message of 'Don't accept rides from strangers.'


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