Joy Ride(Movie, 2001)

| 1h 37min | Genres: Mystery, Thriller, Drama
Joy RideRating: 3.3/5 (with 422422 votes)
Joy Ride (known as Road Kill in the United Kingdom) is a 2001 American horror thriller film directed by John Dahl and written by J. J. Abrams and Clay Tarver. Paul Walker stars as Lewis Thomas, a college freshman embarking on a cross-country road trip during summer break to pick up his childhood crush Venna (Leelee Sobieski). Along for the ride is Lewis' brother Fuller (Steve Zahn), a practical joker who uses the car's CB radio to play a cruel prank on a trucker known only by the handle Rusty Nail. The victim of Fuller's gag, a psychotic murderer, pursues them relentlessly to get revenge at any cost. The film was released on October 5, 2001, and received generally positive reviews from critics. ()
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About Joy Ride

Three young people on a road trip from Colorado to New Jersey talk to a trucker on their CB radio, then must escape when he turns out to be a psychotic killer.

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Trailer for Joy Ride + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Joyride - Spritztour - Trailer Deutsch HD(Trailer, 2:19)

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 22 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 10/05/2001
Director: John Dahl
Screenwriter: J. J. Abrams, Clay Tarver
Director of Photography: Jeffrey Jur
Composer: Marco Beltrami
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Joy Ride 1"
"Virée d'enfer"
"Jízda do pekel"
"Joy Ride - Spritztour"
"Une virée en enfer"
"Frecuencia Mortal"
Budget: 23,000,000 USD
Revenue: 36,642,838 USD (= 159%)
Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1

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Other movies with this title: Joy Ride (GB, 1935), Joy Ride (US, 1958), Joy Ride (DE/CH, 2000)

WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:5420, Added: 02/14/2018, Last updated: 09/26/2021