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An illegal race that takes place over the United States and nothing will stop this bunch of racers except for the occasional cop or a damsel in distress. Jackie Chan's car is not in this one, but many new cars make up for that. Who will win? Who will crash? Who will not even finish? Sit down and buckle up for the ride of your life. Written by Billy Plessel <billp5@juno.com>

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Life Begins After 55! See more »

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21 April 1989 (USA)  »

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Cannonball Fever  »

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The Lambourghini Countach used in this film is a fake replica. See more »

Goofs

When Lea watches the pickup change lanes to pass her, the image in the rearview isn't reversed. See more »

Quotes

Margaret: [to a pair of surfers] Oh, Todd!
Lea Roberts: You know him?
Margaret: No, but one them's always named Todd.
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Spoofs Duel (1971) See more »

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Good Guys Are Hard To Find
Written by Denny Colt
Performed by Denny Colt
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Great film...
8 February 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

It's just too bad more of the original members of the cast didn't do the film.

And too bad Hal Needham and Brock Yates didn't make the film.

If they had, they would probably had been able to get more of the original actors for this one. It's still a great film to watch nonetheless. Just a bunch of good fun and great races. No need to really get into the details...cause if you let the details ruin it for you, you'll never get into many movies.

I personally like not knowing who really won in the race, just goes to show you that the journey is better than who won.


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