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Sylvia
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David
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Buck
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Blacktop Cop
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Tattoo Gas Jockey
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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 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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This ain't no joyride. See more »

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Drama | Thriller

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Rated R for violence and terror | See all certifications »
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20 October 2000 (USA)  »

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Blacktop: Murder on the Move  »

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$3,500,000 (estimated)
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During highway chase scene a chase/safety vehicle with large banners and flashing lights can be seen in a curve. See more »

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References Duel (1971) See more »

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Lonesome Stranger
Performed by Carey Bell
Written by Carey Bell (as Carey Bell Harrington)
Published by Eyeball Music
Courtesy of Alligator Records
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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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