Hitchhiking movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant hitchhiking movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, road movie, semi serious, touching and harsh films and TV shows about / with hitchhiking, female nudity, hitchhiker, runaway, sex, murder, death, teenage girl, youth and teenager plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, Canada, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as hitchhiking: Back Roads (1981), Leave No Trace (2018), Trance (1982), Runaway, Runaway (1972), Truck Stop Women (1974), Teenage Hitchhikers (1974), Road Games (2015), Out of the Blue (1980), Hitcher in the Dark (1989), Bite Marks (2011).

List of hitchhiking movies

 5.7
 706
Back Roads (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A prostitute and a drifter find themselves bound together as they make their way through the rural South, doing what they have to do to survive.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, road movie, talky
Plot: prostitute, on the road, love, hitchhiking, police, opposites attract, love and romance, hopes, couples, male female relationship, adoption, fight ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, alabama
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 7.2
 32K
Leave No Trace (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A father and daughter live a perfect but mysterious existence in Forest Park, a beautiful nature reserve near Portland, Oregon, rarely making contact with the world. But when a small mistake tips them off to authorities, they are sent on an ...
Plot: teenage girl, hitchhiking, father daughter relationship, hiking, veteran, post traumatic stress disorder, off the grid, ranger, hunger, folklore, tranquilizer, suv ...
Place: washington state, oregon, portland oregon
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 6.6
 917
Trance (1982)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Music, Romance
Country: West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The hero-worship that Simone has for a pop singer is built to a crescendo until she passes out when she finally sees him up-close in a crowd of fans pushing him for autographs. She is later shocked when he lets her know that he does not love her. In ...
Plot: post office, pop singer, murder, obsession, hitchhiking, teenage girl, attempted rape, cannibalism, obsessed fan, skipping school, pop star, new wave ...
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Runaway, Runaway (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An unhappy teenager hits the road to meet up with a man in California whom she barely knows. Along the way the naive teen stumbles around trying to do her best to get by, but eventually falls prey to some unseemly characters willing to take ...
Plot: hitchhiking, runaway teen, businessman, runaway, friendship, roommate, teenage girl, teenager
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Truck Stop Women (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A mother and daughter who run a brothel for truckers fight back when the Mafia tries to take over their operation.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: truck, rifle, hitchhiking, panties, mafia, violence, singing, sunglasses, smuggling, woman in bathtub, hijacker, dead man ...
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Teenage Hitchhikers (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Mouse and Bird are a couple of sassy and sexy young hitchhikers who embark on a cross country trip in search of freedom, excitement, and independence. The lovely ladies use their bodies as currency and encounter a diverse array of libidinous folks ...
Plot: on the road, hitchhiking, exploitation, bubble bath, sex, panties, lesbian, sex scene, teenage girl, breasts, orgy
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 5.4
 3K
Road Games (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When hitchhiker Jack rescues Véronique from a road rage altercation, the twosome decide to travel together for safety’s sake after learning a serial killer is cutting a murderous swathe through the region. Tired and hungry, they decide against ...
Style: suspense
Plot: hitchhiking, skinny dipping, artist, murder, swimming, road trip, composer, killer, serial killer, mystery, shower, female nudity ...
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Out of the Blue (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Dennis Hopper is a hard-drinking truck driver who loses control of his truck under the influence and slams it into a busload of screaming children. After serving his five year jail sentence, Hopper finds his daughter, Cebe (Linda Manz), the love of ...
Style: realistic, tense, serious, gloomy, disturbing
Plot: drug abuse, coming of age, punk, poverty, suicide, heroin, hitchhiking, truck driver, runaway, prison, teenage life, parents and children ...
Time: 70s
Place: canada
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Living Is Easy with Eyes Closed (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The unforgettable friendship between three people: an English teacher who travels to Almería when he hears that John Lennon is making a film there, a 16-year-old boy who has run away from home and a young girl who also seems to be running away from ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, touching, serious, sincere ...
Plot: coming of age, hitchhiker, on the run, on the road, hitchhiking, english teacher, unwanted pregnancy, escapades, youth, introspection, teenage life, the beatles ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1966
Place: spain, europe
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Hitcher in the Dark (1989)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sick young man drives around in his daddy's camper, looking for lone stray females to kidnap, torture, rape, and murder.
Style: sexual, rough, realistic, erotic, scary ...
Plot: kidnapping, murder, obsession, serial killer, hitchhiking, danger, youth, curses spells and rituals, crimes, contests and competitions, parents and children, mystery ...
Time: 80s
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 4.2
 460
Bite Marks (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Truck-driver Brewster takes over his missing brother's delivery of a load of coffins to a funeral home. He picks up hitchhiking gay couple Cary and Vogel whose relationship is in trouble to help him stay awake but when his GPS leads them into a ...
Style: realistic, semi serious
Plot: vampire, gay, hitchhiking, quibbling, couples, deadly, gory, danger, sexual relations, gays and lesbians, gay relationship, in the closet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 5.9
 933
Ciao Manhattan (1972)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The very sad tale of socialite & Warhol muse Edie Sedgwick (1943-1971) who effectively plays herself in a film that follows her life in a large part from the time she left Warhol's 'factory' and what the life of excess drugs did ...
Style: offbeat, disturbing, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: hitchhiking, monitor, fashion, factory, addiction, drug abuse, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, domineering mother, sex in a swimming pool, electroshock therapy ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, california, usa
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Twists of Terror (1997)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Stuck in the attic, Phillip, (Joseph Ziegler) recounts several different tales to an unknown listener in order to explain the dangers of the world.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: surgery, honeymoon, dog attack, serial killer, female killer, hospital, hitchhiking, kidnapping, anthology, cat, wheelchair, mental institution ...
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 5.1
 264
The Pass (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A businessman with a compulsive gambling problem which has led to his wife leaving him, travels to Reno, Nevada for some gambling therapy which takes a turn when he picks up a psychotic serial killer posing as a hitchhiker.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: gambling, hitchhiking, dishonesty, addiction, police corruption, neo noir, deadly, murder, life is a bitch, down on your luck, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
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The Journey of Natty Gann (1985)
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: America is in the depths of the Great Depression. Families drift apart when faraway jobs beckon. In this masterful, atmospheric adventure, a courageous young girl (Meredith Salenger) confronts overwhelming odds when she embarks on a cross-country ...
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: kids
Plot: institution, hitchhiking, great depression, attempted rape, adventure, family, friendship, coming of age, parents and children, friends, missing person, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s, 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, california, london
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 5.3
 363
Grind (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a drag-racing, hard-luck parolee moves in with his brother in hopes of that ever-elusive fresh start in life, he's sure to be warm for the form of his brother's bored young wife. Things only get worse when he tries to turn a quick ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: infidelity, insurance, drag racing, hitchhiking, dishonesty, couples, love triangle, society, starting over, love and romance, nightshift, family in crisis ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
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Female Trouble (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The life and times of Dawn Davenport, showing her progress from loving schoolgirl to crazed mass murderer - all of which stems from her parents' refusal to buy her cha-cha heels for Christmas. She runs away from home, is raped, becomes a single ...
Style: surreal, disturbing, humorous, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hitchhiker, electric chair, juvenile delinquent, hitchhiking, amputation, physical appearance, crime, death sentence, human nature, family relations, crimes, parents and children ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california
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Even Cowgirls Get the Blues (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sissy Hankshaw is born with enormous thumbs that help her hitchhiking through the US from a young age. She becomes a model in advertising and her NY agent 'the Countess' sends her to his ranch in CA to shoot a commercial, set against the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, offbeat, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: on the road, lesbian, cowgirl, hitchhiking, feminism, obsessive quest, leadership, americana, hidden identity, social misfits, nothing goes right, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, oregon, minneapolis minnesota
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 4.7
 761
Pick-up (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Sexy hippie chicks Carol and Maureen get more than they bargained for when they hitch a ride with groovy hippie dude Chuck in his nifty mobile bus home. The trio get lost in the Florida Everglades following a fierce rain storm and embark on a ...
Style: surreal, realistic, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: sexual abuse, hitchhiking, road trip, murder, sex, swamp, hippie, marijuana, clergy, curses spells and rituals, crimes, gang ...
Time: 70s
Place: florida
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 7.0
 1K
Ave (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 86 min.
Story: While hitchhiking from Sofia to Ruse, Kamen meets Avé, a 17-year-old runaway girl. With each ride they hitch, Avé invents new identities for them, and her compulsive lies get Kamen deeper and deeper into trouble. Reluctantly drawn into this ...
Style: sincere, serious, touching, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: hitchhiking, leaving home, teenage love, love and romance, dealing with death, disorder, teenage life, dishonesty, fall in love, hidden identity, rebellion, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bulgaria, europe
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 5.3
 88
Ryan's Babe (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young man embarks on a road trip, hoping to solve his life's problems along the way.
Plot: rape, childhood friends, drugged, drifter, suicide attempt, stalker, hitchhiking
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 4.4
 140
Menorca (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, Spain
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A hedonistic soccer mom embarks on a strange journey of self-discovery, seeking to reconnect with her estranged son by returning his pet rock back to the island of Menorca, Spain.
Plot: hitchhiking, extramarital affair, strip club, parent child relationship, female protagonist, female nudity, pubic hair, male nudity, undressing, undressing someone, wrapped in a towel, overweight man ...
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Special Education (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Educator and those educated in a home for juvenile delinquents in the same test: approach, take a peek into his soul to become a man. The story of a minor, neglected boys-offenders and their teachers who try to reject the old methods of ...
Plot: car accident, education, juvenile detention, hitchhiking, teaching, escape, juvenile delinquency, runaway, teen angst, theft, teenage boy, death ...
Place: belgrade
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Big Girls Don't Cry... They Get Even (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A girl fed up with her quirky, dysfunctional family runs away from home, causing all of them to spend time with each other.
Style: feel good, touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: vengeance, estrangement, dysfunctional family, divorce, love and romance, family problems, teenage life, couples, couple relations, parents and children, family relations, missing person ...
Time: 90s
Place: hawaii, usa
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 4.5
 269
Eat and Run (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A humanoid alien lands on earth, and soon discovers he likes to eat Italian. Italian people, that is. Incompetent detective McSorely is the only one with a clue about what's going on, and even his grasp of the situation isn't too firm. The ...
Style: dark humor, gag humor
Plot: rescue, gun, parody, cake, lawyer, newspaper, judge, shower, reading a newspaper, evidence, letter, pizzeria ...
Place: new york
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Picasso Trigger (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Double agent Picasso Trigger is assassinated in Paris by double-crossing bad guy Miguel Ortiz. Then Ortiz begins eliminating agents of The Agency who were involved in his brother's death. The Agency (belatedly) springs into action to stop ...
Plot: lingerie, jacuzzi, helicopter, cleavage, bikini, yacht, shower, blonde, double agent, sex, gangster, female nudity ...
Place: paris france
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Knife in the Water (1962)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: On their way to a sailing trip, an aging husband and wife invite along an emphatic young hitchhiker out of sheer patronization.
Style: tense, psychological, bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: hitchhiker, drowning, polish, sailing, knife, family problems, dishonesty, couples, crumbling marriage, love and romance, unsupportive spouse, couple relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: poland, europe
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The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A 12-year-old cartographer secretly leaves his family's ranch in Montana where he lives with his cowboy father and scientist mother and travels across the country on board a freight train to receive an award at the Smithsonian Institute.
Style: touching, stylized, realistic, sentimental, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: train, prodigy, adventure, cowboy, family, eccentric family, youth, farm, longing, adventurer, train ride, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: montana, usa, cross country, chicago illinois, washington d.c.
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Chalet for sale (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 77 min.
Plot: fireworks, evil woman, drinking from the bottle, drinking from a bottle, knocking on a window, carrying someone, man wearing glasses, strong female lead, barefoot male, costume, beer drinking, bear ...
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You're Killing Me (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Joe just told his boyfriend, George, that he is a serial killer. George thinks that his boyfriend, Joe, is hilarious... and he just saw Patricia Arquette at Target!!! In the horror/comedy hybrid, 'You're Killing Me', we take a look at ...
Plot: listening to music, wine, crying, dog, socially awkward, psychiatrist, doctor patient relationship, friend, serial murder, telephone call, flashback, death by strangulation ...
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