When you spend this much on a car, it should be able to go 3, miles without a hitch. So, even if you make it with being stopped, you have absolutely no chance of winning. Per the audio commentary on the DVD he would have won the race if the transmission hadn’t have given out in the desert just after entering California. The Aston Martin car was beset with mechanical problems, including defective steering, clutch, and speedometer; it had bald tires, and no seat belts. This is the Godfather and Grandaddy of all crazy Cannonball cars, and the only car I would risk it all in. The sequence ends with Burt Reynold’s trademark laugh. The Official Razzie Movie Guide:

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So, even if you make it with being stopped, you have absolutely no chance of winning.

This action-comedy was inspired by an actual event: But more common than Ferraris or Lamborghinis, and less likely to get pulled over just for driving by. The car was made famous by the Sir Sean Connery James Bond movies Goldfingerand then Thunderballwith later models appearing in subsequent Bond pictures.


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The primary rivalry is between the ambulance and the Ferrari. They wanted Reynolds to star, but he was reluctant to make more car-themed films.

Edit Did You Know? And this is an F40, after all: Famous Cars from TV, Film www. Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Search for ” The Cannonball Run ” on Amazon. An 8-liter cylinder powerplant? Retrieved November 13, JJ gets his revenge in Missouri by convincing a nearby police officer that the rjn men dressed as priests are actually sex perverts who are responsible for the flashing victim in the ambulance. He can say that.

Porsches have been incredibly reliable across numerous CannonballsU. When Hal Needham went to meet the Bond producers, about the possibility of directing a Bond movie, the first thing they said was “Perhaps we should think about suing you for Cannonball”.

It broke down again. Gadget Show Competition Prizes. Retrieved 27 March I saw three different brand-new SLRs on the Gumball back when I did it, and not one finished without at least one breakdown. The film is based on the running of an actual cross-country outlaw road race beginning in Connecticut and ending in California.


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Archived from the original on The car was to be driven by Jimmy Nickerson, weaving between oncoming vehicles while von Beltz rode in the passenger seat operating a smoke machine to give the impression the car was cannomball fire. Yates and Needham worked on a script and Al Ruddy became attached as producer. The engine was anot a Vehicle used a lot by a main character or for a long time.

The bonus to The Cannonball Run is in fact the all-star cast which actually “made” this film work so well.

The Cannonball Run – Wikipedia

The Bandit goes on another cross-country run, transporting an elephant from Florida to Texas. Wikiquote has quotations related to: And, ambulancee again, Sheriff Buford T. Chief Biker George Furth University Press of Mississippi. They are all very funny in this film. Film articles using image size parameter. That awesome Mercedes powerplant suggests it will make it