Duel is a 1971 American action thriller film written by Richard Matheson, which is based on his own 1971 short story. The film marks the feature-length directorial debut of Steven Spielberg and was distributed by Universal Pictures.
David Mann is a middle-aged salesman driving on a business trip. He encounters a dilapidated tanker truck in the Mojave Desert. Mann passes the truck but the truck speeds up and roars past him. When Mann overtakes and passes it again, the truck blasts its horn. Mann leaves it in the distance.
|keywords||bus driver business trip crush dirt road drive elderly couple end freight train gas station hide high speed jump lose mojave desert on the road peterbilt 281 phone booth radiator hose railroad crossing school bus single track road southern pacific southern pacific transportation company strand tanker truck to compose truck chase truck driver truck stop turnout wait|
|recordedAt||California Polsa Rosa Movie Ranch|
|theme||chase road movie|