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Tales of the Unexpected

Number Eight (Season 7, Episode 5)
TV Episode | 26 min | Comedy, Drama, Horror

A driver picks up a hitch-hiker, perhaps not the wisest thing to do when the radio is full of the news of serial murderer the 'Will-o-the-Wisp' killer and the description given of him fits that of the hitcher. Furthermore the passenger ...See moreA driver picks up a hitch-hiker, perhaps not the wisest thing to do when the radio is full of the news of serial murderer the 'Will-o-the-Wisp' killer and the description given of him fits that of the hitcher. Furthermore the passenger seems quite obsessed with the killer to the driver's discomfort. He even knows how many victims there have been. Or does he? Written by don @ minifie-1 See less
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Director
Writers
Jack Ritchie (story) | Ross Thomas (dramatisation)
Cinematographer
Casting Director
Production Designer
James Shanahan (as Jim Shanahan)
Status
Edit Released
Updated Jun 9, 1984

Release date
Jun 9, 1984 (United Kingdom)
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6 cast members
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Brad Dourif
Hitch-hiker Hitch-hiker   See fewer
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Miriam Byrd-Nethery
Waitress (as Miriam Byrd Nethery) Waitress (as Miriam Byrd Nethery)   See fewer
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Will Hare
Old Man Old Man   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

6.7 / 10 | 62 votes