The Hitcher

(2007)

From filmmaker Michael Bay's Platinum Dunes production company ("The Texas Chainsaw Massacre" [2003], "The Amityville Horror" [2005]) comes an update of the 1986 terror classic. Dave Meyers is directing the new film, which tracks the terrifying cross-country trajectory of Grace (Sophia Bush) and Jim (Zachary Knighton), two traveling college students who are tormented by the mysterious hitchhiker John Ryder, a.k.a. The Hitcher (Sean Bean).

CONTEST: Win Big with ‘The Hitcher’ Prizepack!

Movie PictureOn May 1 The Hitcher cruises to DVD! To celebrate this scaretastic release we are giving away a great prizepack.

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‘The Hitcher’ Cruises to DVD May 1

This May prepare to get Hitched!

- Audio: English and French Dolby Digital 5.1

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CONTEST: Win Big With ‘The Hitcher’ Prizepack!

Movie PictureOn January 19 The Hitcher drives onto movie screens everywhere! To celebrate the release of this film we are giving away a fantastic prizepack containing posters, t-shirts and hats!

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The Cast & Crew Of ‘The Hitcher’ Get Spooked

What would you do if you were driving in the pouring rain, a man standing in the middle of the street stranded? Would you pick him up, or keep on going? Well, unfortunately for Sophia Bush and Zachary Knighton, they eventually picked him up - wrong move, because the guy, Sean Bean, turns out to be a crazy killer.

Based on the 1986 horror/thriller, Dave Meyers has remade The Hitcher. Stepping out of the music video and commercial world, Dave got the go ahead behind Michael Bay's production company; horror producers Andrew Form and Brad Fuller also put their stamp on the flick.

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CONTEST: L.A. Readers! See ‘The Hitcher’ Early!

Movie PictureOn January 19 The Hitcher will once again terrorize moviegoers! If you live in L.A., how would you like to win tickets to see an advance screening of it?

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Rogue Pictures and ‘The Hitcher’ Offer a Chance to 'Get Killed on Film'!

While a set visit is fine and a small part in a movie is fun, playing out meeting your maker on-camera is something truly unique. The Rogue-sponsored "Win a Chance to Get Killed on Film" sweepstakes Grand Prize is for the winner to film a "death scene" in an upcoming Rogue production.

No purchase is necessary for Continental U.S. legal residents, 18 years or older, to enter or win the sweepstakes. The contest gets underway today at The Hitcher's official website (www.neverpickupstrangers.com), and ends at the end of next month. Complete Official Rules for the sweepstakes are posted on the movie website.

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Andrew Form and Brad Fuller On ‘Friday the 13th’ and More

While promoting their new film, The Hitcher, producers Andrew Form and Brad Fuller talked about some upcoming projects including the Untitled Friday the 13th Sequel, The Horseman, Near Dark and The Birds.

He continued talking about doing Near Dark for Rogue; "We like the way Eric Red works," Brad joked. Near Dark is the remake of the 1987 film written by Eric; he also wrote the script for the original film of The Hitcher. Brad said a writer will be announced in the next couple weeks for that.

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EXCLUSIVE: Zachary Knighton Talks ‘The Hitcher’!

Zachary Knighton Talks The Hitcher!

This is where Zachary Knighton fits in.

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