Bobby blows all his college savings on a van and tries to get the girl of his dreams. It's a wild time with Bobby and his friends.

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Eve awakens to find herself trapped in the back of a cargo van.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Stuart Goetz ...
Bobby (as Stuart Getz)
Deborah White ...
Tina
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Jack
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Sue
Bill Adler ...
Steve
Steve Oliver ...
Dugan (as Stephen Oliver)
Connie Hoffman ...
Sally (as Connie Lisa Marie)
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Andy
Jim Kester ...
Tom
Michael Gitomer ...
Jim
Chuck Hastings ...
Fat Policeman
Steven Stinebaugh ...
Thin Policeman
Howard Dayton ...
Friendly
David Ellenstein ...
Basketball Player
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Mr. Hump
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Bobby is a Los Angeles teenager who buys a customized Dodge van to pick up girls and spruce up his dull life, all while trying to win money racing other vans in order to pay for his own. Written by Anonymous

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7 April 1977 (USA)  »

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Chevy Van  »

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Trivia

In 1979, Zylmex released a collection of toy "Super Vans" that included the "Straight Arrow" and "Van Killer" from this movie. See more »

Goofs

Although the hit song "Chevy Van" is played often throughout the picture, and the movie itself was retitled "Chevy Van" on re-release, the van in this film is actually a Dodge. See more »

Quotes

Dugan Hicks: NOBODY calls Dugan a TURD!
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Chevy Van
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Written and Performed by Sammy Johns
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Drive-in classic!
31 May 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I remember seeing this movie at the drive-in, when I was a teenager. .

I wanted a van so bad after this movie, never happened. . .

For a taste of what the teenagers of the 1970's . .

Wanted and enjoyed, see this movie! . .

The plot seems dated now But at the time.

But the actors are good.

A van was the "it" thing to have at the time.

The Main song for this movie "Chevy Van" . .

Is a classic, every time I hear it . .

Takes me back to that summer and the good times!


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