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Motion Pictures who has their car in a movie?

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by fuzzybear, Nov 9, 2012.

  1. stude_trucks
    Joined: Sep 13, 2007
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    They didn't bend that front bumper up did they? Looks tweaked down on the right side in the movie shot.
     
  2. goon56
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    the music video HANDWRITTEN by the band GASLIGHT ANTHEM. all the cars besides the yellow cab are from my car club. got a good shot of my 56 in it. and the song COINTOSS GIRL by the BOUNCING SOULS has one of the guys from my club and his wife and his two cars in it.
     
  3. hallrods
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    One of my buddies owns the Harley in the opening of the Waltons
     
  4. [​IMG]Very famous movie car !! not mine but lives not far from home. Oh and it is the real one. JW
     
  5. Ned Ludd
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    My Morris Minor was in a local TV drama many years ago.
     
  6. Rattaxi48
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    when shawshank redemption was shot here my dad was asked at a local show if he knew anyone with old cars and helped him round up all the cars in the movie . lots of local cars and faces in the movie. mom drove a friends falcon in it . dads econoline truck spent an entire day on set. at one point morgan freeman was leaning on it during the shoot . he did put a small dent in it but it pushed out easly. sadly all of that was cut out. still have the license plates they put on the cars among other things.
     
  7. sunshinedb
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    They filmed a short in Asbury Park a few years ago called "Exit 102"...
    My Mustang got in a couple shots and was supposed to be in the "BIG" drag race scene...but I got hit by a car while riding my motorcycle and spent the remainder of the shoot in intensive care instead.
    Did get a great picture with Frank Vincent standing next to it though....
    "Now go get your F`n shine box"!!!!!!!

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  8. At 1:33 you can see my grandpa's train... in the next scene my grandpa is in the scene but you can only see his arm in the top left corner... on a regular TV you can see all of him.

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  9. GregCon
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    I don't know how the bumper got bent up but I suspect it was before the movie was made. I didn't own the car at the time of the movie. I bent it back a little when I bought it. I'll tell you one thing the movie did....all that driving in the red dirt of California gave the undercarriage a good layer of red dirt crud that I am still slowly getting off.
     
  10. HealeyRick
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    from Mass.

  11. Special Ed
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    My Jet got a little bit dusty out on the dry lakes, during a shoot ... :)


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  12. goodturn
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    My 65 Harley was in "Frequency" with Dennis Quaid. I did all of the set up rides prior to Dennis being filmed. 4 full days on the set in Toronto and NY City resulted in about 20 seconds of movie time.
     
  13. jeff spence
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    my dads old merc was in that old movie van nuys blvd
     
  14. gilby's garage
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    my 1965 dodge coronet and my 1964 dodge 330 were in a movie called Rhythms, a story about some 80's rocker getting a 2nd chance on life, this photo was going to be the DVD cover if that mover ever got sold,
     

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  15. Back in the 80's my 41' Ford convertible was in a 1/2 hour Time Life 50's music infomertial. Got quite a bit of exposure with two or three video clips and a still shot of the car used as a back drop while Rick Dees pitched the record albums.
     
  16. My '54 was used a few years ago for a movie called "Flipped", directed by Rob Reiner.

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  17. wade57
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    Had a 57 Chevy two door post. It was used in a movie called Big Bully, it had Tom Arnold, Rick Moranis and Don Knotts. I met them and had lunch with them.
     
  18. green34ford
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    My Pop's always said there's two things you don't loan out "your wife/girlfriend or anything with a motor in it cause somebody could sling a rod in ether one"
    I trust his word still today. RIP Pop
     
  19. mramc1
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    My OT '77 Ford was used in the movie "The Hammer" about the life of MMA fighter Matt Hamill. Several good scenes and sounds of the truck. It was driven by Raymond J. Barry who played Hamill's grandfather. I had him and Russel Harvard (Hamill) sign the glove box along with Susan Gibney in paint marker.
     
  20. My '36 Ford 4-door was one of 6 police cars in "Dick Tracy" with Warren Beatty.
     
  21. Years ago I built the 34 Ford "Death car" for use in "Bonnie and Clyde"..then it was reused in the second version also...dealing with movie producers is not a bunch of fun..
     
  22. rbonazzoli
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  23. my grandpas truck was in the grapes of wrath...
     
  24. Might be a little O/T but my old 21 window VW Bus was used in a commercial...dumb shits complained it was too slow, they forgot to take the parking brake off and roasted the shoes, drums, and wheel cylinders.
    They bought me new parts, I put them on, I didn't trust them do do it, or anyone they had working for them.
     
  25. Dakota
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    I think Bobby Green had his roadster featured in some Porn flick... No joke hahaha
     
  26. phukinartie
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    My car was in a Porno, they said it got shot up pretty bad But I have not found any bullet holes yet......
     
  27. mark mulik
    Joined: Jun 24, 2012
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    My 41 Ford was in a movie with Cheryl Ladd. The movie was Though None go with me. Good Movie. It was filmed as a pre- Korean War movie.
    the41er
     
  28. Wowcars
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    Antibling, the one they crushed wasn't a Nomad. If you ever see it again, you can see door posts. From what I have heard, the crushed car was a turd. I probably have a worse specimen in my garage.:rolleyes:
     

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