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Release Date:
8 November 1980 (USA) See more »
The Peach Sisters. They're mixed up with moonshine and money ... with cops and robbers ... in the funniest caper since the South had smokies!
The Georgia Peaches aka Follow That Car is a Roger Corman produced pilot for a proposed TV series. Two sisters running an auto repair shop are extorted into becoming undercover FBI agents. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)
Tanya Tucker ... Lorette Peach

Terri Nunn ... Sue Lynn Peach
Lane Smith ... Randolph Dukane

Sally Kirkland ... Vivian Stark

Dennis Patrick ... Wade Holt

David Hayward ... Joe Don Carter
Burton Gilliam ... Delbert Huggins

Noble Willingham ... Jarvis Wheeler

Dirk Benedict ... Dusty Tyree
David Tress ... Mr. Marco
Ed Bakey ... Desmond Winkus
Bob Hannah ... Officer Orville
Marc Clement
David S. Cass Sr. (as Dave Cass)
Sandra Dorsey
Willie J. Woods
Mert Hatfield (as Merton E. Hatfield)
Milton E. McCullough
James Lindsay
Stuart Donnelly
Larry Vanella
Don Tucker
Jerry Rushing
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Graham David ... Young Man Holding Guitar (uncredited)

Directed by
Daniel Haller 
Writing credits
Mick Benderoth (teleplay) &
Monte Stettin (teleplay) and
William Hjortsberg (teleplay)

Mick Benderoth (story) &
Monte Stettin (story) and
Lois Luger (story)

Produced by
Roger Corman .... executive producer
Thomas M. Hammel .... producer
James Sbardellati .... producer
Original Music by
R. Donovan Fox 
Cinematography by
David Sanderson (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Sandy Nervig 
Casting by
Meryl O'Loughlin 
Art Direction by
Michael Erler 
Makeup Department
Karoly Balazs .... makeup artist
Peter Tothpal .... hair stylist
Production Management
Thomas M. Hammel .... unit production manager (as T.M. Hammel)
Lois Luger .... executive in charge of production
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Richard Graves .... second assistant director
James Sbardellati .... first assistant director (as J.D. Sbardellati)
Art Department
Dan Morski .... property master
Richard Charles Greenbaum .... assistant property master (uncredited)
Sound Department
Jonathon 'Earl' Stein .... sound mixer (as Jon Stein)
Mark Ulano .... boom operator
David Lewis Yewdall .... supervising sound editor (as David Yewdall)
Velcie Yewdall .... dialogue editor
David S. Cass Sr. .... stunt coordinator (as Dave Cass)
David S. Cass Sr. .... stunt player (as Dave Cass)
Theresa Jones .... stunt player
Don Ruffin .... stunt player
Rick Seaman .... stunt player
Harry Wowchuk .... stunt player
Camera and Electrical Department
Frank Byers .... gaffer
Stephen W. Gray .... additional photographer (as Stephen Gray)
Martin J. Layton .... additional camera operator (as Marty Layton)
Ron McCausland .... key grip
Craig Storper .... grip
Jürg V. Walther .... assistant camera (as Jurg Walther)
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Junie Lowry-Johnson .... wardrobe assistant (as Junie Lowry)
Connie Sech .... wardrobe
Editorial Department
Susan Marcinkus .... assistant editor
Barry Zetlin .... assistant editor
Other crew
Craig Corman .... production assistant
Gale Anne Hurd .... production coordinator (as Gale Hurd)
Sharon Kirkpatrick .... script supervisor
Tom Plant .... auditor
Dan M. Rich .... production assistant (as Dan Rich)
Steven Rothenberg .... production assistant
Lucia Schultz .... assistant to producers
Roger Search .... location manager
Rob Snyder .... coordinator: Los Angeles (as Robert Snyder)
Gary Towles .... production assistant

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
100 min
Color (TVC)
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Ryder Sound Services)

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Tanya Tucker and Dirk Benedict in moonshine running movie, 12 May 2005
Author: lightninboy from South Dakota

This is not a really great movie, but it's an appearance of Tanya Tucker the country singer and Dirk Benedict before he became famous as Faceman on The A-Team. Dirk plays Dusty Tyree, a moonshine running fool if there ever was one. He's also somewhat of a beekeeper. He has a '79-'81 Firebird set up to haul moonshine in a tank. He runs stop signs and does 180s and drives fast backwards and when he's about to get caught, he dumps the moonshine out and ignites it, like in The Last American Hero. But he gets caught somehow sometime, and the Feds have him and the two young women in this story at their mercy. The three have to go undercover for the ATF to break up illegal cigarette smuggling. Some good Tanya Tucker music in this movie.

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