"It's one of the weirder films Robert Redford ever made.
But featuring, along with old Goldie Locks, characterful squirt Michael J Pollard and the beautiful, beguiling gat-toothed siren Lauren Hutton, it's worth a look.
The plot is all over the "
pics courtesy RM auctions
Steve McQueen’s 1970 911S, the one featured in his 1971 film Le Mans, is set to be auctioned by RM at Pebble Beach this August.
Apparently McQueen used the car as his personal vehicle "
According to who you ask, the were anywhere between 250 and 350 1968-9 Dodge Chargers used in the filming of The Dukes of Hazzard. General Lee, as the redneck ride of bootlegging brother Bo & Luke Duke's muscle car was known, had "
"We recently stumbled upon the trailer for the forthcoming documentary on the making of Steve McQueen's 1970 passion project Le Mans.
If you're reading this you probably know a fair bit about the story. It was a madly complex production shot "
'Serious film buffs' often dismiss the admittedly ponderous and indulgent 1968 film from Jack Cardiff that was based on Mandiargues's quasi surrealistic novel as a slightly ridiculous joke.
But if you dig the aesthetic of the last couple of years of "
If over-the-top voicovers had an Academy Awards, this guy would have a full trophy cabinet.
And if Bikesploitation was a recognised genre, Rebel Rousers would be legend. But "
"Custom vans summed up American car culture of the 1970s.
Intense marketing of these youth-oriented, Rock'n'roll lifestyle vehicles was pushed to the max. Featuring a distinct type of look, colour and feel, 70s custom vans produced for some of the "
"Cool cats come in all sorts of flavours.
And the very notion of cool floats and ebbs and flows and morphs over time. Mel Tormé here, for example, sometime in the mid-fifties in a tux and patent leather shoes, gathers "
"‘John Zachary DeLorean, engineer, car maker and conman, born January 6 1925; died March 19 2005’
So read the Guardian obituary of that day.
In Britain we remember him as the maker of the DeLorean - his eponymous, stainless steel, Belfast-born beast that tucked "
"No other vehicle has mobilised a youth culture like the humble motor scooter.
And this little machine didn't just do it the once. It did it three times. Go on, think about it…
Yeah ok, so there were young rockers, "
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