Trucker's Woman
Screen Shot 2018-12-21 at 11.18.04 PM
Riffed by RiffTrax
Riffers Mike Nelson
Kevin Murphy
Bill Corbett
Series None
Date Released November 2, 2018
Trucker's Woman is a 1975 American action-comedy film directed by Will Zens from a screenplay by Joseph A. Alvarez and W. Henry Smith.

RiffTrax released their riff in November 2018.

Plot Synopsis and PreviewEdit

RiffTrax Trucker's Woman (preview)

RiffTrax Trucker's Woman (preview)

This film centers on Michael Kelly, a young man whose truck driver father is killed under mysterious circumstances. Kelly takes over his father's truck-driving endeavors, hoping to solve his father's murder and thwart the villains who control the local truck routes.

Along the way, Michael meets and romances Karen, who is more involved in the matter than Michael initially expects.

Cast and CrewEdit

  • Michael Hawkins as Michael Kelly
  • Mary Cannon as Karen Fontaine
  • Doodles Weaver as Ben Turner
  • Jack Canon as Jake Fontaine
  • Sid Rancer as Frankie



  • Features Larry Drake as Diesel Joe. Drake would later gain prominence for his portrayal of Benny on the TV drama L.A. Law, as well as his film roles as the villainous Durant in Darkman and the titular Dr. Giggles.
  • This is one of director Will Zens' few credits. One of his other notable films is The Starfighters, which was used on Mystery Science Theater 3000.
  • This is the second film used by RiffTrax to have a main character named Michael Kelly (see Grizzly).
  • Doodles Weaver (who played Ben) was the uncle of actress Sigourney Weaver.


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