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Herbie Fully Loaded (2005)

Maggie Peyton, the new owner of Herbie, Number 53, the free-wheelin' Volkswagen bug with a mind of its own, puts the car through its paces on the road to becoming a NASCAR competitor.

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Maggie Peyton is the new owner of Number 53--the free wheelin' Volkswagen bug with a mind of its own; she puts the car through its paces on the road to becoming a NASCAR competitor. As a third generation member of a NASCAR family, racing is in Maggie Peyton's blood, but she is forbidden from pursuing her dream by her overprotective father, Ray Peyton, Sr. When Ray Sr. offers Maggie a car as a college graduation present, he takes her to a junkyard to choose one from an assortment of very used cars. Maggie has her eye on an old Nissan, but a certain rusty, banged up '63 VW Bug seems to be clamoring for her attention. To her surprise, Maggie leaves the lot with Herbie. As she prepares to leave town for a position with ESPN News, Maggie discovers that Herbie has a mind of his own--and an alternate route for her future. Written by gavin (gunmasterM@hotmail.com)

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22 June 2005 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$50,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$12,709,221, 26 June 2005, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$66,023,816

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$144,146,816
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Trivia

Four Herbies were made for the rail-riding stunt in the first race. One was made to jump up the rail, and two were made to ride on the rail. See more »

Goofs

At the end of the last race, when the 82 flips, the 24 spins also, blocking the track. Herbie uses the fence to get by. After he crosses the finish line, they pan back to the rest of the cars. All the cars are still at full speed, against the wall, two wide, and the 24 is in the first row on the outside. See more »

Quotes

Maggie Peyton: It wasn't me, it was Herbie.
Kevin: Herbie is a *car*.
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Crazy Credits

The opening credits is a tribute to Herbie's career, with clips from all his previous movie, excluding to his "Wonderful World of Disney" film, leading up to where he is now in the events of the film. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Lindsay Lohan/Jack White (2012) See more »

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Written by Kara DioGuardi and John Shanks
Performed by Lindsay Lohan
Courtesy of Casablanca Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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A good family film
27 June 2005 | by See all my reviews

In a day and age of films that are just not really family friendly, this one shines in that aspect. It is a good, clean family film. No bad language, no sex, no violence. (Hmm, maybe that is why some people didn't like it.) Do you have to be a real "Herbie" fan to enjoy it? I don't think so. You just have to use some imagination and get into the "spirit" of the film. I think that Lindsay Lohan does a good job at her role in the film, but some of the acting may seem a little cheesy at times. (Could be just the persona of the film.) There were several scenes that could have been taken right out of "The Love Bug" and the like, which some of the older Herbie fans will come to enjoy. So, all in all, I am giving this movie a 9 mainly because of the "family film" factor. If your kids are like "oh yeah right" when they see some obvious unreal effects, like a car "winking" or driving by itself, then it may not be for them. But if your kids just want to have some fun - go see it.


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