The Hitch-Hiker is a film noir directed by Ida Lupino, about two fishing buddies who pick up a mysterious hitchhiker during a trip to Mexico. Inspired by the crime spree of the psychopathic murderer Billy Cook (–), the screenplay was written by Robert L. Joseph, Lupino, and her former husband Collier Young. Crime · Two fishermen pick up a psychotic escaped convict who tells them that he intends to murder them when the ride is over. 14 Oct Two men on a fishing trip pick up a psychopathic fugitive with an intense hatred of humanity in this relentlessly suspenseful thriller directed by Ida Lupino and written by Daniel Mainwaring (Invasion of the Body Snatchers). Ray Collins ( Edmund O'Brien) and Gilbert Bowen (Frank Lovejoy) are on their way to.
27 Feb Directed and co-written by Ida Lupino and shot by Nicholas Musuraca, whose credits include Siodmak's The Spiral Staircase () and Tourneur's Out of the Past (), The Hitch-Hiker () is a taut, compelling, and at times brilliantly suggestive film noir-thriller. The film showcases Lupino's. Overview of The Hitch-Hiker, , directed by Ida Lupino, with Edmond O'Brien, Frank Lovejoy, William Talman, at Turner Classic Movies. 26 Dec With no major female characters, Ida Lupino's film “The Hitch-Hiker” is somewhat idiosyncratic in her feature film directing career. Considered a director with a strong female identity, Lupino shows she can handle a gritty all male thriller just as skillfully as one of her mentors Raoul Walsh. She was also.
6 Oct Out of the past is back with the first female directed noir, The Hitch-Hiker from