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Old 05-03-2013, 03:17
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What are your favourite car chase scenes in movies.
I'll start with:

Bullitt
The Italian Job ( 1967 )
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Old 05-03-2013, 09:25
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The Driver (1978) is my favourite car chase film.
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Old 05-03-2013, 13:20
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The Road Warrior is my favourite
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Old 05-03-2013, 13:23
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Vanishing Point
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Old 05-03-2013, 13:35
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The French Connection
Ronin
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Old 05-03-2013, 13:35
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The Driver (1978) is my favourite car chase film.
Great movie, love the scene where Ryan O'Neil "auditions" for the robbers by trashing their car
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Old 05-03-2013, 14:00
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Bullitt, filmed on location in SF. (Probably Sunday mornings).
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Old 05-03-2013, 16:09
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Terminator 3. Real destruction!
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Old 05-03-2013, 16:36
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Love the opening car chase in Mad Max 1,and then all the ones in Road Warrior.Also,the cops chasing Batman in Begins.
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Old 05-03-2013, 17:44
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Great movie, love the scene where Ryan O'Neil "auditions" for the robbers by trashing their car
I love the contrast between the beautiful neon lit night scenes, and the day scenes where everything looks so dirty and scummy. A perfect role for Ryan O'Neal, because he hardly has to say anything or change his expression much. Bruce Dern is fantastic in it, and I like his horrible van.

A classic.
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Old 05-03-2013, 18:03
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Fast and furious all of them
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Old 05-03-2013, 18:20
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Old 05-03-2013, 18:37
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The ones on James Bond films
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Old 05-03-2013, 19:45
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I love the contrast between the beautiful neon lit night scenes, and the day scenes where everything looks so dirty and scummy. A perfect role for Ryan O'Neal, because he hardly has to say anything or change his expression much. Bruce Dern is fantastic in it, and I like his horrible van.

A classic.
Apparently the role was originally written for Steve McQueen.
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Old 05-03-2013, 20:04
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The Driver (1978) is my favourite car chase film.
Not a Chase....but the Car Park scene in The Driver is amazing, still today.
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Old 06-03-2013, 08:58
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The Blues Brothers for me, the first one through the Mall is cracking.
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Old 06-03-2013, 13:14
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What are your favourite car chase scenes in movies.
All of my favourite car chase scenes are in movies. They're rubbish in books.
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Old 06-03-2013, 16:11
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The Driver (1978) is my favourite car chase film.
Great movie, love the scene where Ryan O'Neil "auditions" for the robbers by trashing their car
When I first saw the Driver as a teenager I think I had a mini orgasm during that scene! To get slightly pseuds corner its almost as if Hill and his editor were drawing parallels with rough sex. I hope I'm not the only one who thinks this, if I am I may need to go and get some help!

Mad Max 2 obviously for the first and climatic chase, and the first Max for the opening chase.

The Seven Ups for its v8 thriller across New York and into the countryside.

Which is worth linking - 10 minutes of heavy metal heaven!
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Old 06-03-2013, 19:33
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When I first saw the Driver as a teenager I think I had a mini orgasm during that scene! To get slightly pseuds corner its almost as if Hill and his editor were drawing parallels with rough sex. I hope I'm not the only one who thinks this, if I am I may need to go and get some help!
Time for another one http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L78AwbNthF8
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Old 07-03-2013, 10:12
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Ronin, its got some great chases in it.
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