While traveling through the desert nearby the small town of Santa Ynez on their bicycles to camp, two teenage bicyclers are murdered by a mysterious black car. Then the car hit-and-run a hitchhiker and the crime is witnessed by the local Amos Clements. Sheriff Everett puts his men in alert and plans road blocks in the area to arrest the murderer. Sooner he becomes a victim of the car and Sheriff Wade Parent begins a hunting of the vehicle that is threatening his town and seems to be impossible to be located. When his beloved girlfriend and teacher Lauren challenges the driver in a cemetery, the car hunts her in her home and Wade realizes that he might be dealing with supernatural powers. Written by
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Is it s phantom, a demon, or the Devil himself?
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Did You Know?
This film is listed among The 100 Most Enjoyably Bad Movies Ever Made in Golden Raspberry Award founder John Wilson's book THE OFFICIAL RAZZIE® MOVIE GUIDE. See more
Shortly before The Car rolls over to crash the two police cars, there is a shot from the backseat of one police car, behind the driver. The driver is a dummy, the head is just a simple ball with a hat on top, especially it has no ears nor hair. See more
Wade... there's something I... I wanna tell you about last night. Well, the old lady... well, Chas, he didn't translate everything that she said.
What do you mean?
Well, uh... she said... there was no driver in the car.
Referenced in Jeepers Creepers
"Peer Gynt Suite No.1, Op.46: I. 'Morning'"
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