Marjorie Temple, owner of a bus line and an apparently worthless plot of land, is set upon by rich oil speculators who know her land actually is worth millions. When they try to put her out...
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Marjorie Temple, owner of a bus line and an apparently worthless plot of land, is set upon by rich oil speculators who know her land actually is worth millions. When they try to put her out of business for good, young race driver Burn 'em Up Barnes comes to her rescue - again and again and again. Written by
Jim Beaver <email@example.com>
CHAPTER TITLES: 1. King of the Dirt Tracks; 2. The Newsreel Murder; 3. The Phantom Witness; 4. The Celluloid Clue; 5. The Decoy Driver; 6. The Crimson Alibi; 7. Roaring Rails; 8. The Death Clash; 9. The Man Higher Up; 10. The Missing Link; 11. Surrounded; 12. The Fatal Whisper. See more »
Opening credits spin like a tire going around. See more »
Watching the driving and racing scenes is great though a few takes are obviously in front of a screen. the action is great except after about 3 episodes of one scrape after another I stopped caring anymore.
Of course originally you were supposed to wait a week between episodes so I guess that gave you time to relax. Really the 7 is strictly for the cars. The fight scenes are laughable.
Still Burn 'em up and Madge and Bobby are likable enough and Tony gets a laugh or two. Just don't bother watching it all at once and maybe skip an episode or two. It won't matter it's really one big chase.
Watch it for the cars though and enjoy the racing. Wow can they ever move that tow truck around.
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