The Hitchhiker

Updated: 10/15/2020
The Hitchhiker

Storyboard Text

  • Exposition
  • Rising Action
  • Rising Action
  • Robert's mother has a bad feeling about him leaving. He tells her not to worry about him. He assures her that he will come back safely and alright.
  • Climax
  • Robert was crossing the Brooklyn bridge in the morning when he saw a man on the side of the road looking like he needed a lift.
  • Falling Action
  • While driving Robert swears he sees the exact same man as earlier carrying the cheat overnight bag.
  • Resolution
  • Robert just called his mother to make himself feel better. The call ended up doing the opposite. His mother doesn't answer the phone but someone he doesn't know who informs him that he is dead.
  • Robert's mother is in the hospital. She had a nervous breakdown and has been in the hospital for five days. She couldn't handle the death of her oldest son.
  • Robert is now trying to comprehend everything that just happened. How his mother is in the hospital, who hat man he kept seeing was, and how he's actually dead.