Best friends Emily and Lesley go on a road trip to the desert. When Emily decides to get off the highway and take a "short cut," they become the target of a relentless and psychotic trucker who forces them to play a deadly game of cat and mouse.
Did You Know?
This film is a remake of Steven Spielberg's "Duel" (1971) starring Dennis Weaver. See more
The film is supposedly set in the United States (though clearly filmed in British Columbia, Canada); the protagonist's red Mustang car has Washington plates, the antagonist's truck has California plates, yet one of the passing trucks they have a near collision with clearly and prominently displays the name 'Winnipeg Motor Express - Winnipeg, Regina, Saskatoon, Toronto'. See more