"Alfred Hitchcock Presents" Driving Under the Influence (TV Episode 1989) - Plot Summary Poster


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  • A drunk driver hits a pedestrian and leaves her for dead.

  • Robert Logan is a successful middle-aged marketing executive and a functioning alcoholic. He's quite friendly and quaint but he also carries a dark secret from his past. One night, while returning from an office party where he had more drinks than he should have, a woman suddenly appears in front of Robert's car and he hits her. Confused and terrified, he stops and tries to help but eventually decides to leave her there and run away. Back at his home, his wife Monica confronts him about his drinking problem and decides to leave him over it. In the morning, his young colleague and friend from work Jason arrives at Robert's home to discuss some work-related matter and notices that Robert's car have a small damage on the front side. Meanwhile, Robert learns from a TV news report that the woman he hit is still alive. Later that day, he gets a call at work. The women on the other side claims to be his hit and run victim and asks for money to keep quiet. Robert opens up to Jason and asks for his support. Det. Frank Weston, who's investigating the hit and run case, shows up as well. Robert is about to face his dark past head on.


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