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Richard Franklin

Released in the USA in February of 1981, "Roadgames" is a Drama/Thriller film directed by Richard Franklin . Stacy Keach and Jamie Lee Curtis are starring, alongside Marion Edward, Grant Page, Thaddeus Smith and Alan Hopgood.

The truck driver plays games. The hitchhiker plays games. And the killer is playing the deadliest game of all!

Who directed "Roadgames":

Roadgames was directed by Richard Franklin, an Australian director, producer, writer, and actor.

Before making Roadgames, Richard Franklin had directed Patrick, released in 1978. Since, he directed Psycho II, released in 1983, Psychose II (1983), Cloak & Dagger (1984), Link (1986), F/X2 (1991), and Hotel Sorrento (1995).

What was the release date of "Roadgames":

Roadgames was first released on February, 1981, in the United States.. This was thirty-eight (38) years ago.

It has been released on Thursday, May 06, 1982 in the United Kingdom and on September, 1981 in Australia.

What is the cast of "Roadgames":

At the casting of Roadgames we find Stacy Keach, previously seen in The Long Riders (1980) and Up in Smoke (1978); Jamie Lee Curtis (Terror Train (1980), Prom Night (1980)); Marion Edward (The Wild Duck (1983), Strikebound (1984)) [ more... ]

  • John Murphy and Robert Thompson also appeared in Patrick, released in 1978.
  • John Murphy and Alan Hopgood also appeared together in Ground Zero, released in 1987.

What is the Storyline of "Roadgames":

Patrick Quid (Stacy Keach) is a truck driver, assigned with delivering a shipment of meat across the Nullarbor Plain to Perth. He begins to notice the suspicious behavior of a green van, which he spots at various places along his journey. When he learns of a serial killer at large in the area, he begins to suspect the driver of the van.

Quid picks up a hitchhiker, Pamela Rushworth (Jamie Lee Curtis), and the two discuss their theories on the killer. When they spot the van parked near the restrooms of [...]

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