The Highwayman

Season 1 Episode 2

The Hitchhiker

Aired Friday 8:00 PM Mar 11, 1988 on NBC



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Soldier: Sorry, nobody gets beyond this point.
      Pepper: Well, I am not going to be stonewalled by a bunch of kids who shave on alternate Thursdays either!

    • General: (about Highway) We're going to trust this encounter to some trucker?
      Tania: I can assure you, General, this is no ordinary trucker.

    • Jetto: So this is the tidy little unit that took the place of me in the truck last night.
      Pepper: Tidy little unit?
      Highwayman: It's more of a compliment than you're gonna get from me.

    • Pepper: Look around you. It's right under your noses.
      Jetto: Takes me a while to find something under mine.

    • Montana: I've been thinking.....
      Highwayman: Well, that's a bad idea.

    • Guard: (to Highwayman) If I had my way, mister, we'd be using you for target practice!

    • Highwayman: This thing is on the loose and it's possessing people.
      Jetto: Possessing people? What people?
      Highwayman: Any people, her and me, you could be next, Jetto.
      Jetto: People say I'm already possessed.

    • Montana: I'm telling you, this is wanton destruction of government property.
      Jetto: Don't you just love it?

    • Pepper: I don't believe it. What else do you have up your sleeve?
      Highwayman: I just hope I have enough.

    • Pepper: We wouldn't have a prayer.
      Highwayman: Now don't you give up on prayer now, that may be all we have.

    • Major Fury: If you shoot me, you kill an innocent man.
      Highwayman: If I have to kill one to save us all....

  • Notes

  • Allusions