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12 Ratings

Hot Rods to Hell

Directed by John Brahm
United States, 1967
Action, Drama, Thriller


Tom Phillips, his wife Peg and their kids drive through the California desert heading for a new life running a motel. Things go haywire when teenage bad girl Gloria and her two delinquent boyfriends, Duke and Ernie, chase them, finally driving dad to take action.

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Hot Rods to Hell Directed by John Brahm

Critics reviews

Hot Rods to Hell, with its record-settingly awful process shots, its performance of “Do the Chicken Walk” by “Mickey Rooney, Jr., and His Combo,” and its already dated acting, would have been laughed off the screen by any real teenager, especially when Andrews’s daughter (Mimsy Farmer) starts throwing smoky looks at the wild rebels from the back seat (“They were draggin’, Dad!”).
August 16, 2017
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