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Traveling businessman David Mann angers the driver of a rusty tanker while crossing the Californian desert. A simple trip turns deadly, as Mann struggles to stay on the road while the tanker plays cat and mouse with his life.

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Directed by

Steven Spielberg

Written by

Richard Matheson (Screenplay)

Runtime

90 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

The most bizarre murder weapon ever used!

Cast

Keywords

desert school bus california truck driver terror chase gas station stalking panic car crash cowardliness based on short story salesman falsely accused deputy monologue road rage travelling person cliff dangerous driving eighteen wheeler locked bumpers overheating railroad crossing

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