Car movies are very popular because they are thrilling and keep you on the edge of your seat. More than four hundred and fifty race films have been produced. Below are some of the best car movies.
The amazing movie Bullitt was produced by Philip D’Antoni in 1968. It is an American action and thriller movie. It was directed by Peter Yates.
The movie Cars is an animated movie. It is a comedy for all ages. This film was produced by Pixar Animation Studios. The director was John Lasseter. The film is a race between Strip “The King” Weathers, Chick Hicks and Lightning McQueen. They race to win the Piston Cup.
“Gone In 60 Seconds” was initially released in USA. This was a major box-office hit. The movie is about a retired car thief who has to steal 50 cars cars to save a life. The film was directed by Dominic Sena and it starred Nicolas Cage and Angelina Jolie. The film was by Scott Rosenberg and produced by Jerry Bruckheimer.
Rush is a true story about the rivalry between James Hunt and Niki Lauda. It is about F1 racing, the story was written by Peter Morgan and directed by Ron Howard. The roles of Hunt and Lauda were played by stars Chris Hemsworth and Daniel Bruhl. The movie was celebrated at the Toronto International Film Festival.
The Fast and the Furious or Fast Five is a famous American racing film. It is an action movie directed by Rob Cohen. It stars Paul Walker, Vin Diesel and Michelle Rodriguez. It was a box office smash hit.
Two-Lane Blacktop directed by Monte Hellman is a road movie. It stars James Taylor, Dennis Wilson, Warren Oates and Laurie Bird. It’s about drag racing across America and was filmed on the infamous Route 66.
Vanishing Point is an American action movie. It was directed by Richard C. Sarafian. It stars Barry Newman, Cleavon Little and Dean Jagger. In this movie the hero Kowalski is Barry Newman. He was driving a car from Colorado to California and gambled with his drug dealer.