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Big Luni Thu Aug 26, 2004 1:17 pm

I rented "Bundy" a little while ago, but instead of a Gold 1303 it was a Yellow standard, and it was featured in alot of scenes. There are probably a few different Ted Bundy movies out there.

louis-123 Thu Aug 26, 2004 1:33 pm

at the end of the new starsky and hutch movie
when they chase the boat and do that big jump
at one point in the paarking lot theres a split,you see it for a split second...

JT Fri Aug 27, 2004 6:57 pm

Don Knotts drove a split single cab in Pleasantville. JT

fifty8 Fri Aug 27, 2004 8:22 pm

I remember turning on the tv one night roughly 10 years ago and saw a scene where two guys are riding in a small car through a large open area and hundreds of Beetles go flying past them. I didn't have time to watch the rest and never found out what it was called. Anyone seen this or have a clue what movie I'm talking about. I'd like to see it again.


OSkorzeny Tue Aug 31, 2004 4:55 pm

Almost Famous, lot's of Splitties

and there is an old Godzilla movie with a bad ass little bug in it.

Fish Tue Aug 31, 2004 6:06 pm

One of the "Almost Famous" buses.
Too big to post. (I think)

Mr. Bubblehead Tue Aug 31, 2004 6:52 pm

It's not a film, but the in the Japanese anime FLCL I've seen a new Beetle, a Rabbit, a Squareback, and a 411. Most of 'em get destroyed, good thing it's animated :) Also, there's an episode of Futurama where Fry gets a VW bus from a 20th century archeological dig.

Bovee Wed Sep 01, 2004 4:45 pm

how about the first season of "Dukes of Hazzard" i got that on DVD the other day and there are tons of vws in it every chase through town there is a bus or a bug

Big Luni Wed Sep 08, 2004 6:32 am

There's also this movie from the 70's called "The Great American Traffic Jam." It's never on TV anymore, and you probably can't even rent it, but it was always on TV when I was a kid. There's tons of VWs- in that- bugs, busses, and a Thing driver plays a significant role.

tortron Wed Sep 08, 2004 10:13 pm

theres a blue bug in the shaeshank redemption, just as brooks walks into the half way house, i theink that there is also a green one when he is in the park.

well i guess studying film in english class has its upside :P

mech361 Thu Sep 09, 2004 4:49 pm

:D in Mr DESTINY a bug convertible gets smashed-up :( by a Porsche Spyder.

Rogue10186 Fri Sep 10, 2004 2:55 pm

I was watching "Cowboy Bebop The Movie" this afternoon, (an animated movie). It's based in 2071 on mars, and there's a whole bunch of cars that look just like bugs and busses...

thebucket Fri Sep 10, 2004 3:19 pm

Thunder Run-two baja's one is a oval
LL cool J movie- 57 oval rag running earlies
Dukes of Hazard-Boss hoggs nephew huey drove a super vert

dan baldwin Fri Sep 10, 2004 4:52 pm

great opening scene in THE SHINING as camera swoops over lake and mountain and Jack Nickolson cruising up to the Overlook hotel in a yellow beetle with haunting music n all......

billiethebutcher Sat Sep 11, 2004 4:30 am

the movie the saint with val kilmer, elizabeth shue is crusing in a late 60's i think...

billiethebutcher Sat Sep 11, 2004 4:31 am

oh yeah i think in boyz in da hood.. cuba goodin jr. is in a converitble blue bug..

billiethebutcher Sat Sep 11, 2004 4:36 am

and finally the horrible display by mandie moore in her music video with that hack job new beetle convertible... what a piece of sh1t, the car and the girl...

Fish Tue Sep 14, 2004 11:34 am

In "Spaceballs, The Movie" by Mel Brooks they drive or I guess I should say fly in a hover craft that looks just like a type 181 Thing with out wheels. The part where they are in the desert.

timp Tue Sep 14, 2004 11:55 am

Spaceballs: on the desert planet, Dark Helmet's hover car was a Thing
The Haunting: the snotty chick drove a red ghia vert (i think she drove it through the gate tho)
50 First Dates: Drew Berrymore drove a Thing

god, there are so many of them...

nobrakes Tue Sep 14, 2004 12:08 pm

In one of the Cheech and Chong movies I think Born in east LA there is a pink vert. The movie Speed has a yellow Thing, There is a commercial on now that has a yellow thing in it but you only see it from the inside out.

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