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Return to Macon County (1975)

 -  Drama  -  26 April 1976 (Sweden)
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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 »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Bo Hollinger
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Harley McKay
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Junell
Robert Viharo ...
Sergeant Wittaker
Eugene Daniels ...
Tom
Matt Greene ...
Pete
Devon Ericson ...
Betty
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Steve
Philip Crews ...
Larry
Laura Sayer ...
Libby
Walt Guthrie ...
Big Man in Coffee Shop
Mary Ann Hearn ...
Pat
Sam Kilman ...
Cook
Bill Moses ...
Sheriff Jackson
Pat O'Connor ...
Officer Harris
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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 hook up with a pretty but dingy waitress who quits her job and hops in their car--and turns out to be more trouble than they thought--drag-race a gang of town punks who lose to to them and then accuse them of cheating, and come up against a local cop who is obsessed with putting these two "juvenile delinquents" in jail. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Two guys, a chick and the hottest '57 Chevy on the road! See more »

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26 April 1976 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

Jakten på gjengen  »

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$800,000 (estimated)

Gross:

SEK 1,146,410 (Sweden)
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Goofs

When Bo and Harley are in the small grocery store talking in an aisle, the packaging of all the items on the shelves is from the 1970s, not from when the story supposedly takes place in 1958. See more »

Connections

Follows Macon County Line (1974) See more »

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Johnny B. Goode
Sung by Chuck Berry
Courtesy Chess/Janus Records
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Cheesy, but good
31 August 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I'm flipping channels this afternoon and my wife goes, "OMG, is that Nick Nolte? And that looks like Don Johnson." We watched it for a while. It was pretty good. The plot synopsis on this site is spot on. I liken it to a racier version of the Dukes of Hazard (one is even named BO) before the Dukes were TV staples. As a Georgia native I made the comment to my wife, Man that looks like home! I was thrilled when I saw the title and I can verify those are some 2-lane Macon roads for sure. It was an indie film and it has that kind of indie feel to it. Worth 2 hours of your time on a lazy Sunday afternoon if you've already cleaned the house and done your yard work.


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