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Top 10 Famous Scary Cars
Hollywood's Famous Scary Cars
Happy Halloween folks. What we have here is a list of the 10 famous creepy cars from films and television. Being a fan of the horror movie genre I was able to quickly choose make my pics for creepiest rides. Do you agree with my picks or do you have even scarier?
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#10 Famous Scary Car
1959 Cadillac Miller-Meteor that was once a hearse re-tooled for the Ghost Busting team.
I remember this one from my child hood. I even saw it in the theaters and loved it. Ecto 1 is number 10 on my top 10 famous spooky car list. It's a hearse for corn's sake. That and it is home to green slime, ghost traps and specters.
The Ghostbuster's Ecto 1
#9 Famous Scary Car
1966 Lincoln Continental Animal House Deathmobile
From the 1978 Ivan Reitman comedy classic Animal House enter the Deathmobile. Cleverly disguised as a parade float the Deathmobile makes it's way on the scene to sabotage the homecoming parade and stick it to Dean Vernon Wormer after he put the entire Delta Tau Chi Fraternity under double secret probation.
Delta Tau Chi's Deathmobile
#8 Famous Scary Car
Made from 3 Model T bodies and is 18' long. The 133" frame
The Munster Koach was the family car that was used in the television series, The Munsters. This car is often referred to as the Drag-U-La which is a common misconception. TheDrag-U-La was built from a real fiberglass coffin that Richard "Korky" Korkes was able to purchase out the back door of a funeral home in North Hollywood.
The Munster's Coach
#7 Famous Scary Car
Knight Industries Two Thousand aka 1982 Pontiac Trans Am
The witty and often cocky KITT would help Michael Knight fight crime and came complete with turbo boost, cloaking and a whole other slew of spy gadgetry Oh yeah and it talks. KITT's black body is accented with an oscillating red light to show off it's toughness.
Michael Knight's KITT
#6 Famous Scary Car
Built on a Chevy Impala chassis.
From the 1989 box office hit Batman. This was another one I saw in the theaters as a kid. While Batman was using this vehicle for good it was designed to be intimidating in order to strike fear in the hearts of evil do-ers. I wouldn't want to run into this in a dark alley.
#5 Famous Scary Car
Shala Vette by Dick Dean, also known as "Gator's Car"
I was really young when I saw this one. From the 1975 cult classic film Death race 2000. A champion of a brutal cross-country car race of the future where pedestrians are run down for points. The film takes place in a dystopian American society in the year 2000, where the murderous Transcontinental Road Race has become a form of national entertainment.
Death Race 2000
The Green Goblin
#4 Famous Scary Car
Happy Toyz Co. White-Western Star 4800
From acclaimed writer Stephen King. In this 1986 movie release a semi-truck with a murderous attitude and a green goblin on the grill chases truck-stop patrons around the parking lot.
The Green Goblin
#3 Famous Scary Car
1958 Plymouth Fury
Christine is a 1983 horror film about an automobile possessed by an evil spirit. Christine a novel written by Stephen King begins with a 1958 Plymouth Fury in an auto plant assembly line. A worker is injured when the car's hood slams shut on his hand, and another is choked to death inside after dropping cigar ash on the seat. Quick tip, DON'T MAKE CHRISTINE ANGRY!
The Ghetto Tank
#2 Famous Scary Car
Escape from New York is a 1981 science fiction action film directed by acclaimed horror writer and director John Carpenter. The film is set in the near future in a crime-ridden United States that converted Manhattan Island in New York City into a maximum security prison. Ex-soldier and legendary fugitive "Snake" Plissken (Kurt Russell) is given 24 hours to find the President of the United States, who has been captured by prisoners after Air Force One crashed into a building. If he doesn't make it the explosives implanted in his chest will detonate.
The Ghetto Tank
Escape From New York
#1 Famous Scary Car
1940s Chevy Cab-Over Truck
Road-tripping siblings are terrorized by one bad truck with serious body-transport desires. The film starts with a day in the life of , Trish (portrayed by Gina Philips) and her brother Darry Jenner (played by Justin Long) coming home from college. As they drive through the North Florida countryside in their 1960 Chevrolet Impala, a mysterious driver in a rusty old delivery truck tries to run them off the road. The story continues when their car breaks down and the 2 are forced to look for help in a nearby farmhouse. When they get there they notice a suspicious steel tube leading to a dingy pit in the ground.
Which is Creepiest Car?
What's you're opinion?
What's the scariest car on this list?
What's the scariest movie?
My scary car the Creeper is one of the less scary movies in this list. IMHO Christine was the scariest movie of the bunch. What do you think? Chime in here.
Which is the scariest movie or TV show?
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