Thunder Road (1958) Poster



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Edited into 

The Twilight Zone: The Prime Mover (1961) (TV Episode)
The final car crash footage is used in episode The Prime Mover 1961
They Saved Hitler's Brain (1968) (TV Movie)
The shot of the car exploding at the gas station is taken from Thunder Road.

Referenced in 

Dirty Mary Crazy Larry (1974)
Larry says, "Remember Robert Mitchum in Thunder Road?"
Grease (1978)
The name of the drag strip.
Cheers: And Coachie Makes Three (1984) (TV Episode)
Sam, Coach and Diane watch the film together.
Explorers (1985)
When the boys are looking to find a name for their ship, Darren suggests Thunder Road. The Title of a 1958 film with Robert Mitchum
Robert Mitchum: The Reluctant Star (1991)
B/W still featuring Mitchum from the film
Death Proof (2007)
This film's theme is one of the records in the jukebox.
42nd Street Forever, Volume 5: The Alamo Drafthouse Edition (2009) (Video)
This film is referenced by name in the U.S. theatrical trailer for 'Moonrunners'.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Kamandi at Earth's End #3 (2013) (TV Episode)
Linkara wonders if the comic's subtitle is referencing this movie
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #22.42 (2013) (TV Episode)
when Jim Stacy presents some moonshine, Jay mentions the film starring Robert Mitchum as a moonshiner
Missing Reel: Car Chase Pictures (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in the trailer of "Dirty Mary Crazy Larry"

Featured in 

Species (1995)
Sil watches it at the Hotel.

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