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Joy Ride

2001-10-05 | Mystery / Thriller

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Three young people on a road trip from Colorado to New Jersey talk to a trucker on their CB radio, then must escape when he turns out to be a psychotic killer.
Director: John Dahl
Stars: Paul Walker, Steve Zahn

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    Best Action/Adventure/Thriller Film

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    Best Score

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    Best Wide-Release Film


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Joy Ride FAQ

The production budget of Joy Ride was 23,000,000 USD.
On June 21, 2021, the IMDB rating of Joy Ride is 6.6/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 74/100, Metacritic rating is 75/100, TMDB rating is 6.0/10.
The full version of Joy Ride is provided by Tubi TV , YouTube , Google Play Movies , Apple iTunes , Vudu , Microsoft Store , Redbox , DIRECTV , AMC on Demand
The release date of Joy Ride is October 05, 2001.
The genre of Joy Ride is Mystery,Thriller,Drama.
The casts of Joy Ride are Paul Walker starring as Lewis Thomas, Steve Zahn starring as Fuller Thomas, Leelee Sobieski starring as Venna, Michael McCleery starring as Officer Akins, Dell Yount starring as Gas Station Mechanic, Rachel Singer starring as Gas Station Manager.
The revenue of Joy Ride was 36,642,838 USD.
On June 21, 2021, there were 5249 public reaction to Joy Ride including more rewarding, build a scene, whodunit, mischievous, female lead cast.
The runtime of Joy Ride is 97 minutes.
The director of Joy Ride is John Dahl.
The sequels of Joy Ride are Joy Ride, Joy Ride 2: Dead Ahead, Joy Ride 3.
The certification of Joy Ride is R.