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The Love Bug (1997)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy | Adventure | Family  -  30 November 1997 (USA)
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Herbie, the magical Volkswagen Beetle, is passed on to a new owner. Together, they must battle a dastardly racer and his devil-car "Horace", an evil Herbie.

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Hank Cooper
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Simon Moore III
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Alex Davis
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Roddy Martel
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Rupert
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Chuck
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Cocky Mechanic
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Trendy Gal
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Herbie, the magical Volkswagen Beetle, is passed on to a new owner. Together, they must battle a dastardly racer and his devil-car "Horace", an evil Herbie. Written by Michael Hutchison <rabhutch@spacestar.net>

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The only Herbie movie without the George Bruns original theme. See more »

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When Herbie and Horace "trade paint" both cars dent their fenders up and Herbies looses a hubcap, but in the next shot both cars are fine. See more »

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Followed by Herbie Fully Loaded (2005) See more »

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Bruce Campbell saves this flick
21 March 2002 | by (Texas) – See all my reviews

Love Bug 1997 was fun to watch and I laughed at a lot of it, but mostly Bruce Campbell's humor (either written by him or ad lib). I loved the evil bug and wish I owned one. It looked like it was fun to make, and since it's about Herbie, you can't focus too much on things that couldn't really happen (like a car still functioning after being cut in half).


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