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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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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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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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Give It To You
Performed by The Royal Crowns
Written by Danny Bartley (as D. Bartley)
Published by Edward Franklin Publishing
Courtesy of Horseshoe Recordings
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He'll do anything for love
12 November 2003 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Meatloaf (or as his friends call him, Meat) is a bad mother trucker in this thriller. After a comedian (Lochlyn Munro) and his girlfriend ("Sex and the City" actress Kristen Davis) have a fight, she hitches a ride with Meatloaf. Bad idea, missy. Pretty solid action flick that only starts to collapse under it's own weight towards the end. Just don't look for logic & you're have a good time.

My Grade: C+

Where I saw it: HBO Zone

Eye Candy: Kristen in a bra


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