|The Hitcher: While driving through the New Mexico Desert during a rainy night, the college students Jim Halsey and his girlfriend Grace Andrews give a ride to the hitchhiker
John Ryder. While in their car, the stranger proves to be a psychopath threatening the young couple with a knife, but Jim succeeds to throw him out of the car on the road. On
the next morning, the young couple sees John in another car with a family, and while trying to advise the driver that the man is dangerous, they have an accident.