Following the arrest of her mother, Ramona, young Vanessa Lutz decides to go in search of her estranged grandmother. On the way, she is given a ride by school counselor Bob Wolverton. During the journey, Lutz begins to realize that Bob is the notorious I-5 Killer and manages to escape by shooting him several times. Wounded but still very much alive, Bob pursues Lutz across the state in this modern retelling of Little Red Riding Hood.
- Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
- Studio: August Entertainment, The Kushner-Locke Company, Multicom entertainment
- Keyword: prison, california, prostitute, detective, runaway, sexual abuse, little red riding hood, attempt to escape, stepfather, murder, dysfunctional family, serial killer, teenage girl, hitchhiker, juvenile delinquent, drugs, predator turns victim, juvenile detention center, based on fairy tale, runaway teen, street smarts, teen runaway
- Cast: Kiefer Sutherland, Reese Witherspoon, Wolfgang Bodison, Dan Hedaya, Amanda Plummer, Brooke Shields