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Race with the Devil (1975) Poster

Trivia

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Director Jack Starrett claims he hired real life Satanists as cult-member extras.
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Coincidentally, Peter Fonda's screen wife Lara Parker once roomed with his sister Jane Fonda at Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY.
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The chase scenes involving the motor-home and its various stages of worsening damage were used as stock footage for an episode of "The Fall Guy".
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Jack Starrett replaced original director Lee Frost when Fox head Alan Ladd Jr. was unsatisfied with the dailies. Most of his footage was re-shot.
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This is Director Jack Starrett's favorite movie of his own
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The shotgun Frank and Roger buy and use against the Satanist's is a Remington model 870
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Filming was done in Starrett's birth state.
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The picture of a human sacrifice the women find in the library book is from a series of images of Aztec Indian life painted by H. M. Herget for the June, 1937 issue of National Geographic magazine.
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Cameo 

Wes Bishop: Deputy Dave.
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Director Cameo 

Jack Starrett: gas station attendant.
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Spoilers 

The trivia items below may give away important plot points.

The dog seen hanging from the door was a real living dog, not a dummy; it was drugged just prior to being hung and was completely unharmed.
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This came out 7 days after "Jaws" June 27 1975.
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