Diary of a Teenage Hitchhiker 43 years old

The girl by the side of the road. You've seen her standing there. Thumb out. Smiling. There are thousands like her all over America. And you've heard about what happens to some of them when they get in the wrong car. This movie is about one of these kids. And about her family. But it could be about your family. Where is your daughter tonight?

Credits

Diary of a Teenage Hitchhiker Cast

Name Character
Dominique Dunne She was 19, 22 years old when she died as Cathy Robinson
Dick Van Patten He was 50, 86 years old when he died as Herb Thurston
James Carroll Jordan He was 29, now 72 years old as Ron Leland
Christopher Knight He was 21, now 64 years old as Nick
Charlene Tilton She was 20, now 63 years old as Judy Thurston
Katherine Helmond She was 50, 89 years old when she died as Elaine Thurston
Katy Kurtzman She was 14, now 57 years old as Trish Thurston

Diary of a Teenage Hitchhiker Crew

Name Department
Ted Post as Director. He was 61 (95) years old when He died Directing
Joe Renzetti as Original Music Composer. He was 38 (now 81) years old Sound
Stanley Shpetner as Producer. Production
Héctor R. Figueroa as Cinematography. Crew
Robert M. Young as Screenplay. He was 38 (1) years old when He died Writing
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Diary of a Teenage Hitchhiker (43 years)

  • Release day: Friday, September 21, 1979
  • Runtime: 96 minutes