Stanley and Oliver, two sailors on shore leave, rent a car and go on a drive with their dates, but soon get involved in a huge traffic jam with dozens of ill-tempered motorists. A minor collision sets off an escalating series of tit-for-tat retaliations which eventually has most of the cars in pieces. Written by
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Did You Know?
Thomas Benton Roberts
, playing the part of the Motorist with Tomatoes, was a prop man and carpenter on the Roach lot. The tomato rubbed in his face had been previously cut open and filled with ketchup, so it would film better. See more
In one scene the Boys are parked alongside another car. As Stan uses the starting handle on their car it's pushed forward by Edgar Kennedy in his car so running over Stan who emerges between the two cars and now there's no cars in the background. See more
Referenced in Birdemic 2: The Resurrection