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1. American Graffiti (1973)

PG | 110 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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97 Metascore

A couple of high school grads spend one final night cruising the strip with their buddies before they go off to college.

Director: George Lucas | Stars: Richard Dreyfuss, Ron Howard, Paul Le Mat, Charles Martin Smith

Votes: 69,509 | Gross: $115.00M

2. Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955–1962)

TV-14 | 25 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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Series of unrelated short stories covering elements of crime, horror, drama, and comedy about people of different backgrounds committing murders, suicides, thefts, and other sorts of crime caused by certain motivations, perceived or not.

Stars: Alfred Hitchcock, Harry Tyler, John Williams, Patricia Hitchcock

Votes: 11,356

3. Rebel Without a Cause (1955)

PG-13 | 111 min | Drama

7.8
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87 Metascore

A rebellious young man with a troubled past comes to a new town, finding friends and enemies.

Director: Nicholas Ray | Stars: James Dean, Natalie Wood, Sal Mineo, Jim Backus

Votes: 70,436

4. The Hollywood Knights (1980)

R | 91 min | Comedy

6.3
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Led by their comedic leader, Turk, the Hollywood Knights car club raise hell throughout Beverly Hills on Halloween Night, 1965. Everything from chaotic pranks, drag racing and high school ... See full summary »

Director: Floyd Mutrux | Stars: Tony Danza, Michelle Pfeiffer, Julius Averitt, Steve Ballard

Votes: 3,636 | Gross: $10.00M

5. Titus (2000–2002)

TV-PG | 23 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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A mechanic, Christopher Titus, along with his brother and his friends, try to deal with his father, a lewd, crude, drinking multiple divorcee.

Stars: Christopher Titus, Cynthia Watros, Zack Ward, David Shatraw

Votes: 5,033

6. Beach Party (1963)

Not Rated | 101 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

5.8
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"Beach Party" was the first of of a series of seven related AIP beach party films. The others are Muscle Beach Party, Bikini Beach, Pajama Party, Beach Blanket Bingo, How to Stuff a Wild Bikini and The Ghost in the Invisible Bikini.

Director: William Asher | Stars: Robert Cummings, Dorothy Malone, Frankie Avalon, Annette Funicello

Votes: 1,529

7. The Forsaken (2001)

R | 90 min | Horror, Thriller

5.3
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35 Metascore

A young man gets embroiled in a war against vampires.

Director: J.S. Cardone | Stars: Kerr Smith, Brendan Fehr, Izabella Miko, Johnathon Schaech

Votes: 7,615 | Gross: $7.29M

8. Live a Little, Love a Little (1968)

M | 90 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

5.9
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Photographer Greg Nolan moonlights in two full-time jobs to pay the rent, but has trouble finding time to do them both without his bosses finding out.

Director: Norman Taurog | Stars: Elvis Presley, Michele Carey, Don Porter, Rudy Vallee

Votes: 1,223

9. Bikini Beach (1964)

Approved | 99 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

5.4
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A millionaire sets out to prove his theory that his pet chimpanzee is as intelligent as the teenagers who hang out on the local beach, where he is intending to build a retirement home.

Director: William Asher | Stars: Frankie Avalon, Annette Funicello, Martha Hyer, Don Rickles

Votes: 1,048

10. The Giant Gila Monster (1959)

Not Rated | 74 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

3.3
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A giant lizard terrorizes a rural Texas community and a a heroic teenager attempts to destroy the creature.

Director: Ray Kellogg | Stars: Don Sullivan, Fred Graham, Lisa Simone, Shug Fisher

Votes: 2,943

11. Hot Rods to Hell (1967)

Approved | 92 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

5.3
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While on a business trip just before Christmas, Tom Phillips gets into a car accident, which was caused by the reckless driving of the other car involved. Although Tom suffered no paralysis... See full summary »

Director: John Brahm | Stars: Dana Andrews, Jeanne Crain, Mimsy Farmer, Laurie Mock

Votes: 799

12. The Spider (1958)

Approved | 73 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

4.1
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Teenagers from a rural community and their high school science teacher join forces to battle a giant mutant spider.

Director: Bert I. Gordon | Stars: Ed Kemmer, June Kenney, Eugene Persson, Gene Roth

Votes: 2,059

13. Truck Stop Women (1974)

R | 88 min | Action, Drama, Crime

3.9
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A mother and daughter who run a brothel for truckers fight back when the Mafia tries to take over their operation.

Director: Mark L. Lester | Stars: Claudia Jennings, Lieux Dressler, John Martino, Paul Carr

Votes: 301

14. Pick-up (1975)

R | 80 min | Drama

4.8
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Sexy hippie chicks Carol and Maureen get more than they bargained for when they hitch a ride with groovy hippie dude Chuck in his nifty mobile bus home. The trio get lost in the Florida ... See full summary »

Director: Bernard Hirschenson | Stars: Jill Senter, Alan Long, Gini Eastwood, Tom Quinn

Votes: 662

15. Return to Macon County (1975)

PG | 90 min | Drama

5.6
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In 1958, two teenagers take their pride and joy, a hopped-up Chevy, and start a cross-country journey to enter it in the National Championship drag races in California. Along the way they ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Compton | Stars: Nick Nolte, Don Johnson, Robin Mattson, Robert Viharo

Votes: 532

16. Hot Rod (1979 TV Movie)

97 min | Drama

7.3
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A drag-racer enters a local championship race. However, he runs up against the town boss, a corrupt sheriff who has already made arrangements to ensure that his own son wins the race.

Director: George Armitage | Stars: Gregg Henry, Pernell Roberts, Robin Mattson, Grant Goodeve

Votes: 177

17. American Girls (2013)

92 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.6
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The abduction and murder of numerous school girls in a quaint, all-American town. Inspired by true events.

Director: Eric Pereira | Stars: Bai Ling, James Duval, Kevin Gage, Devanny Pinn

Votes: 32

18. High School Confidential! (1958)

Approved | 85 min | Crime, Drama

6.3
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A tough kid comes to a new high school and begins muscling his way into the drug scene. As he moves his way up the ladder, a schoolteacher tries to reform him, his aunt tries to seduce him,... See full summary »

Director: Jack Arnold | Stars: Russ Tamblyn, Jan Sterling, John Drew Barrymore, Mamie Van Doren

Votes: 711

19. Choppertown: The Sinners (2005)

Not Rated | 93 min | Documentary, Action, Adventure

7.5
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Custom chopper builder and punk rocker Kutty Noteboom builds his working man's chopper from the ground up with the help of good friend Rico and the rest of his biker brothers in this ... See full summary »

Directors: Zack Coffman, Scott Di Lalla | Stars: Rico Fodrey, Rob Fortier, Cole Foster, Gary Frye

Votes: 73

20. Midwest Hu$tler (2018)

Drama | Filming

A seasoned hustler is forced to teach a young racer how to survive and win Midwestern drag races, reigniting a dangerous rivalry that threatens his chance at redemption with the only woman he's ever loved.

Director: Zaine Bray | Stars: Kevin Caliber, Renee Domenz, Vickie Doerr, Ruben Ramirez

21. Van Nuys Blvd. (1979)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Drama

5.4
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A small-town kid hears about the wild nights of cruising the boulevard in Van Nuys, California. He drives out there to check it out, and gets involved with drag racers, topless dancers and bikers.

Director: William Sachs | Stars: Bill Adler, Cynthia Wood, Dennis Bowen, Melissa Prophet

Votes: 347

22. Hot Rod Girl (1956)

Approved | 79 min | Action, Drama, Romance

5.1
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After his kid brother is killed in a street race, a champion drag-racer quits racing. However, a new kid comes to town determined to force him back into racing so he can take his title--and he's already taken his girlfriend.

Director: Leslie H. Martinson | Stars: Lori Nelson, Chuck Connors, John Smith, Mark Andrews

Votes: 226

23. The California Kid (1974 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 74 min | Action, Horror, Thriller

6.5
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A deranged desert town sheriff has a murderous habit of forcing speeders to their deaths, until a young man with a souped-up hotrod arrives to possibly end it.

Director: Richard T. Heffron | Stars: Martin Sheen, Vic Morrow, Michelle Phillips, Stuart Margolin

Votes: 771

24. Deuce of Spades (2011)

150 min | Drama

7.0
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When a hotrod girl finds a mysterious letter dating back to the fifties hidden in her roadster, she is left with nothing but questions... She sets out to find the answers and retrace her ... See full summary »

Director: Faith Granger | Stars: Timothy Luke, Faith Granger, Alexandra Holder, Jordan Warren

Votes: 670

25. Ghost of Dragstrip Hollow (1959)

Approved | 65 min | Comedy, Horror

4.9
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A group of drag-racing fanatics, members of a Los Angeles club, move into an old deserted mansion and set up shop, making it their headquarters. They hold a Halloween masked ball for the ... See full summary »

Director: William J. Hole Jr. | Stars: Jody Fair, Russ Bender, Henry McCann, Martin Braddock

Votes: 455

26. The Choppers (1961)

Not Rated | 66 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

5.0
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A gang of teenage delinquents terrorize a small community by stealing cars and stripping them for parts, then selling the parts to a crooked junkyard owner. The police and an insurance company investigator set out to break up the gang.

Director: Leigh Jason | Stars: Arch Hall Jr., Robert Paget, Burr Middleton, Rex Holman

Votes: 249

27. Dragstrip Girl (1957)

69 min | Action, Drama

5.9
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Girl loves hot cars and a rich dragstrip racer. Her parents don't like either one.

Director: Edward L. Cahn | Stars: Fay Spain, Steven Terrell, John Ashley, Frank Gorshin

Votes: 93

28. Hi-Riders (1978)

R | 90 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.4
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Story of a group of drag races and the young boy and girl who join them.

Director: Greydon Clark | Stars: Mel Ferrer, Stephen McNally, Darby Hinton, Ralph Meeker

Votes: 121

29. Gila! (2012 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 91 min | Sci-Fi

5.2
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A giant lizard terrorizes a rural mid west community with a group of heroic young people led by Chase Winstead attempting to destroy the creature.

Director: Jim Wynorski | Stars: Bruce Munson, Adrienne Atkins, Bryan Patrick McCulley, Brian Gross

Votes: 117

30. The Wild McCullochs (1975)

PG | 93 min | Drama, Romance

4.7
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A Story about the rich McCulloch Family, their overbearing father and the children's misguided blaming him for everything that doesn't go right.

Director: Max Baer Jr. | Stars: Forrest Tucker, Julie Adams, Max Baer Jr., Janice Heiden

Votes: 78

31. Deuce Coupe (1992)

PG-13 | 106 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

6.7
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Two brothers are seperated by the love for the same woman - but they get united again by their fascination for speed and racing cars.

Director: Mark Deimel | Stars: Kieran Mulroney, Brian Bloom, Danielle von Zerneck, Ashley Laurence

Votes: 67

32. Teenage Rebel (1956)

Approved | 94 min | Drama

6.2
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Nancy Fallon gets custody of her teenage daughter Dodie back from her ex-husband when she remarries but she must win her love.

Director: Edmund Goulding | Stars: Ginger Rogers, Michael Rennie, Mildred Natwick, Rusty Swope

Votes: 247

33. The Sinner (2012)

Action, Adventure, Drama

7.7
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A man named Fisher Rood helps a lost soul and dispenses Divine justice while out running the law and the agents of an evil, global corporation.

Director: Charles Wiedman | Stars: David Christopher, Savannah Welch, Katherine Willis, Jesse Dayton

Votes: 20

34. Hot Rod Gang (1958)

Not Rated | 72 min | Drama, Music

5.5
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Kid who wants to enter his car in the drag races joins a rock band to make enough money to do it.

Director: Lew Landers | Stars: John Ashley, Jody Fair, Gene Vincent, Russ Bender

Votes: 154

35. Susie the Little Blue Coupe (1952)

Approved | 8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.6
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The eventful life of a little blue car.

Director: Clyde Geronimi | Stars: Sterling Holloway, June Foray, Stan Freberg

Votes: 380

36. Crimson and Clover (2014)

95 min | Romance

4.3
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A coming of age teenage love story set in the early 1960's.

Director: Isaac Medeiros | Stars: Joseph Thomas Bailey, Marshall Baldwin, Jessica Barr, Brett Barron

Votes: 14

37. Tales of the Rat Fink (2006)

Not Rated | 78 min | Documentary, Biography

6.8
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67 Metascore

The life and times of famed hot rod & custom car designer Ed "Big Daddy" Roth.

Director: Ron Mann | Stars: John Goodman, Ted Rosnick, Alex Xydias, Paul Le Mat

Votes: 210

38. Dad... Can I Borrow the Car? (1970 TV Short)

G | 22 min | Short, Comedy, Family

7.2
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A live-action short, using many avant-garde film techniques, that looks at American car culture in the late 1960s. The main section deals with the many trials and obstacles a teenager must ... See full summary »

Director: Ward Kimball | Stars: Kurt Russell, Spencer Quinn, Jesse White, Peter Renaday

Votes: 128

39. Kustom Kar Kommandos (1970)

3 min | Short, Music

6.4
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A man in tight jeans buffs his car to the strains of "Dream Lover".

Director: Kenneth Anger

Votes: 1,241

40. A Strange Adventure (1956)

Approved | 70 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

5.5
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A trio of thieves make their getaway by kidnapping a young hot-rodder, and take over a mountain cabin for a hideout after overpowering its occupants.

Director: William Witney | Stars: Joan Evans, Ben Cooper, Marla English, Jan Merlin

Votes: 76

41. Asian Action (2014)

4 min | Short, Action

8.2
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The Hung's are just your average upwardly mobile modern Hong Kong family. As far as their eight-year-old daughter Jasmine is concerned, Mom and Dad are just regular old' parents. That is, ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Needham | Stars: Jacky Lai, Warren Chow, Michael Chan, Isabelle Yang

Votes: 5

42. The Lashman (2014)

Action, Drama, Horror

7.0
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Follows a group of five teens heading off to a cabin for a "romantic" weekend. They are hunted down by The Lashman for being unruly teens and disturbing his peace.

Director: Cameron McCasland | Stars: Stacey Dixon, Shawn C. Phillips, David Vaughn, Jeremy Jones

Votes: 21

43. Donald and the Wheel (1961)

Approved | 17 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.7
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A father tells his son the invention of the wheel was most important; to prove it, the two hipsters visit the inventor caveman Donald Duck. There follows a survey of the progress of ... See full summary »

Director: Hamilton Luske | Stars: Bill Cole, Bill Lee, Thurl Ravenscroft, Max Smith

Votes: 198

44. Enter the Fringe (2017)

10 min | Short, Action, Adventure

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In a mutated and desolate future, a group of scavengers for hire uncover a dark secret that leads them on a perilous journey, forcing them to choose self-preservation or save humanity.

Director: Nathan Riddle | Stars: Jared Morgan, D.L. Walker, Mikaylee Riddle, Dave Bresnahan

45. Teenage Thunder (1957)

78 min | Drama

5.8
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Eighteen-year-old Johnnie, chafing under his father's authority, seeks to get a job, buy a hot-rod, woo his girl, and stand up to the local bully.

Director: Paul Helmick | Stars: Chuck Courtney, Melinda Byron, Robert Fuller, Tyler McVey

Votes: 39 | Gross: $1.00M

46. The Ultimate Rally (2018)

107 min | Adventure

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Racing for the ultimate bet through the most dangerous tarmac roads and off road trails in the Americas, Europe and Scandinavia.

Director: Hotrod Ponce | Stars: Hotrod Ponce, Brigita Ortl, Kristine Bang, May Ingrid Wilk

47. Joyride to Nowhere (1977)

PG | 86 min | Action, Crime

4.4
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Teenage friends Cindy and Leah have decided to leave their abusive homelives behind, stealing Cindy's father's car and setting out on the road to freedom. On the way, they meet up with a ... See full summary »

Directors: Mel Welles, Ronald C. Ross | Stars: Leslie Ackerman, Sandy Alan, Len Lesser, Mel Welles

Votes: 25

48. Flake and Flames (2013)

80 min | Documentary, History

8.9
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Flake & Flames is a fantastic adventure in to the Kustom Kulture movement around the globe. The filmmakers seek out the hottest Kustom Kulture spots in U.S, and Europe. If you are new to ... See full summary »

Directors: Dirk Behlau, Jesper Bram, Daniel Alban Petersen | Stars: Jussi Alasalmi, Blaster, Dan Collins, Coop

Votes: 30

49. One Cab's Family (1952)

Approved | 8 min | Family, Animation, Comedy

7.1
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A happily married pair of taxicabs are delighted when Junior enters their lives, but this delight turns to consternation when he states his ambition to become a hotrodder...

Director: Tex Avery | Stars: Daws Butler, June Foray

Votes: 256

50. Hot Rod Girls from Hell (2005 Video)

90 min | Comedy

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Hillbilly, Billy Bob leaves the hills & heads for an adventure to the city to find himself a wife.

Director: Rob Cleave | Stars: Jarod A. Joseph, Craig Ingham, Anna Casper, Giorgia Christmas