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Highway to Hell (1991)

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An eloping bride is taken into Hell, and her fiancé must pursue.

Director:

Ate de Jong

Writer:

Brian Helgeland
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Patrick Bergin ... Beezle
Adam Storke ... Royce
Chad Lowe ... Charlie Sykes
Kristy Swanson ... Rachel Clark
Pamela Gidley ... Clara
Jarrett Lennon Jarrett Lennon ... Adam
C.J. Graham ... Sgt. Bedlam, Hellcop
Richard Farnsworth ... Sam
Lita Ford ... The Hitchhiker
Gilbert Gottfried ... Hitler
Anne Meara ... Medea, Waitress in Pluto's
Rags Rags ... Mr. Ben
Amy Stiller ... Cleopatra
Ben Stiller ... Pluto's Cook / Attila the Hun
Jerry Stiller ... The Desk Cop
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Storyline

Charlie Sykes and his girlfriend Rachel Clark are traveling to Las Vegas to secretly get married to each other. The decide to follow through a secondary road, and while fueling their car in "Sam's Last Chance" gas station, they are advised by the owner and attendant Sam to not sleep after the second tree in the road. They fall asleep in the car, and a policeman arrests Rachel. Charlie returns to the gas station, and Sam tells him that she has been arrested by a Hellcop, and he has to go to hell if he wants to rescue his fiancée. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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The devil has meet his match and it's a '48 ford. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for bizarre fantasy violence and for nudity | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 March 1992 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Autopista al infierno See more »

Filming Locations:

Page, Arizona, USA See more »

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Budget:

$9,000,000 (estimated)
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Stereo

Color:

Color
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Trivia

Shot in 1989, but not released until 1991. See more »

Goofs

When Charlie is driving to the Road to Nowhere, at first he's wearing a white tank top, then for the rest of the driving scene he's wearing an olive green t-shirt. When he arrives at the entrance and jumps out of the car, he's wearing the white tank top again. See more »

Quotes

Charlie: Can you tell me the quickest way to Hell?
The Hitchhiker: Sex, drugs, rock'n roll!
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Connections

References The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975) See more »

Soundtracks

She's a Deceiver
Performed by Jimmy Haun
Written by Jimmy Haun (ASCAP)
Published by Stickystamp Music (ASCAP)
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A unique and original film.
26 August 2004 | by cyril-18See all my reviews

If you love quirky movies this one is a gem. Basically the story plays out like this ... Charlie, played by actor Chad Lowe and Rachel, played by actress Kristy Swanson. Are young lovers who decide to elope in Nevada ... Bad mistake. They decide to take a seldom used highway where they meet a old gas station owner played by veteran actor Richard Farnsworth. It is at the gas station where Mr Farnsworth warns the young lovers not to drive a certain highway while tired. Of coarse they don't listen to him and procede to take the deserted highway where Rachel is nabbed by a person known as " Hell Cop " He promptly takes Rachel to hell to become satans ( Patrick Bergin ) bride. Charlie must overcome his fear and rescue his love from hell. Hell turns out to be both a terrible and humorous place with interesting characters. I found the story well written and directed. If your looking for a fun and unique movie to watch I highly recommend this now out of print movie.


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