Trish (Philips) and Darryl (Long) are siblings traveling across country who are run off the road by a crazy truck driver. When they believe that they see the same man dumping a body down a drain pipe, the teens decide to investigate and discover something too horrific for them to handle. They have trouble convincing anyone what they have seen, even the local police. With the help of a psychic (Belcher) they come face to face with the monster who only has
The anamorphically enhanced 1.85:1 DVD picture exhibits good color fidelity, with accurate fleshtones, rich hues, and deep blacks. Images are sharp, with nicely rendered fine detail and definition. Contrast and shadow delineation exhibit pleasing balance. The source element is revealing of some film grain and occasional artifacts and dirt. There is little pixelization, but edge enhancement can be bothersome at times. (Suzanne Hodges)The DVD also includes a modified 1.33:1 version (not reviewed).
Before WSR, there was a 4:3 picture tube. After WSR, there is a nice 65 inch widescreen rear projection TV. However, it's only a beginning, because WSR started a dream. The reality looks crisper and clearer now, even the sound is more precise and enveloping. Widescreen Review: P5/S5, one's critic’s composite: 5. Thank you, WSR. Keep up the excellent work!