R | | Comedy, Crime, Drama
A twisted take on "Little Red Riding Hood", with a teenage juvenile delinquent on the run from a social worker travelling to her grandmother's house and being hounded by a charming, but sadistic, serial killer and pedophile.
Originally rated NC-17, reduced to R after the removal of some explicit dialogue.
Are you the guy who's been killing all them girls on the freeway, Bob?
Vanessa Lutz: Why are you killing all them girls, Bob?
Bob Wolverton: 'Cause I have absolutely reached my fucking limit with people like you, Vanessa.
Vanessa Lutz: What kinda people am I supposed to be?
Bob Wolverton: The alcoholics, ...
When Vanessa is fighting Bob, they roll over the bed, and a tray of medicine bottles slides off a bedside table. In a later shot, the tray and some of the medicine bottles is back on the table.
Except for the main characters of Bob (Kiefer Sutherland) and Vanessa (Reese Witherspoon), the rest of the cast is listed alphabetically according to the character's name.
The US R-rated version is missing two minutes of graphic violence and more sexually explicit dialogue.
$14,945 (USA) (25 August 1996)
$295,493 (USA) (13 March 1997)
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