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Ghost of Dragstrip Hollow (1959)

Approved  |   |  Comedy, Horror  |  July 1959 (USA)
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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 »

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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 club's grand opening, and invite everyone to come dressed as their favorite monster! Oddly enough, the festivities turn sour when one of the bright youths discovers an impostor among them in the form of an honest-to-gosh live monster who's been hogging all the dances with the best-looking girls! Written by filmfactsman

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The Hot Rod Gang meets the...GHOST of DRAGSTRIP HOLLOW

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In Jan. 1960, this film was widely shown in drive-in theaters on a double bill with The Diary of a High School Bride (1959). See more »

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The final credit reads "The Endest, Man" See more »

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References Day the World Ended (1955) See more »

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What's not to love about this movie
11 January 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is actually kinda a sequel to "Hot Rod Gang" released a year earlier with some of the same characters played by the same people. My favorite scene is when the boy brings the girl home and she wants to make out before she gets out and out of nowhere ( never been mentioned earlier in the movie) he says "well, gotta go now: it's Labor Day tomorrow". I taped this movie off the TV several years ago and am glad that I dd because they never play it in this area anymore. Probably because it's in black & white. The theme song music was used in another movie called "Invasion of the Star Creatures" that seems to have disappeared into oblivion.


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