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The Hitchhiker (2014)

A parody of The Twilight Zone, satirizing the tropes of 1960s science fiction from a modern day perspective. In 1959, Nancy Adams, "twenty-something," drives cross-country to Hollywood, pursued by an unrelenting stranger.

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Lucille Fletcher (original story), David Gallic (adaptation) | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Nora Zehetner ... Nancy Adams
Barry Corbin ... Leonard
Jerry Mathers ... Hitchhiker
Beau Knapp ... Sailor
Mike C. Nelson ... Bud
Kyle Overstreet ... Serling
Helen Wilson ... Mrs. Kiddler
Adam Lustick ... Mechanic
Yogi Roth Yogi Roth ... Crossing Guard
Jessica Howell ... Alien
Timothy A. Bennett ... Diner Patron
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Gillian Bellinger Gillian Bellinger ... Diner Patron
Gary-7 ... Diner Patron
Dallas James Dallas James ... Diner Patron
Mary Claire Reynolds Mary Claire Reynolds ... Diner Patron
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Storyline

A parody mash-up of two episodes from the original Twilight Zone series. The Hitchhiker is a tongue-in-cheek homage that updates the 1960s sci-fi mystery for a modern day audience. An aspiring actress, drives cross-country to Hollywood, pursued by an unrelenting stranger whom no-one else can see. Written by Anonymous

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Going my way?


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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 April 2014 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Santa Clarita, California, USA

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Budget:

$50,000 (estimated)
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Cinema Garden See more »
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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Won the 2014 Geekie Award for Best Short Film. See more »

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Spoofs The Twilight Zone: The Hitch-Hiker (1960) See more »

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