ABC Afterschool Specials (1972–1997)
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Andrea's Story: A Hitchhiking Tragedy 

A teenage girl is traumatized after being assaulted by a stranger from whom she hitched a ride.

Director:

Robert Mandel
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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Michele Greene ... Andrea Cranston
Moosie Drier Moosie Drier ... David
Robert DoQui ... Sgt. Corbett
Carrie Snodgress ... Mrs. Cranston
Matt Clark ... Phil Cranston
Kirk Cameron ... Jefffrey Cranston
Kristina Sorenson Kristina Sorenson
Terry Burns Terry Burns
Oliver Fuselier Oliver Fuselier
Jeannie Linero Jeannie Linero
Dennis Tracy Dennis Tracy ... Cop in line-up (as Dennis A. Tracy)
Terry Wills Terry Wills ... The Man
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Storyline

Andrea, and her boyfriend David miss a bus and decide to hitchhike. They get into a businessman's car. The man drops off David first and insists on driving Andrea to her house, but his demeanor changes as he says they're going for a little ride. When she finally gets home, she pretends nothing is wrong and takes a show. The next day she goes out with a friend, and when the friend tries to hitchhike Andrew breaks down and tells her she was raped while hitchhiking. The friend takes her to the police station, from which she calls her father. Andrea, her family, and David struggle to deal with the rape. David stakes out the area where they were picked up, looking for the car. He eventually gets the plate number and calls the police. Meanwhile, Andrea has started to talk to a woman at the rape hotline that helps her understand the rape was not her fault. Andrea identifies the man in a police lineup. The detective tells Andrea the man has done this to someone else who went to a doctor in ... Written by Cherise

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 December 1983 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Did You Hear What Happened to Andrea? See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Mrs. Cranston: I don't think it's good for a girl to be dating just one boy.
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