Midweek Movie - The California Kid

The California Kid

Released:  1974
Runtime: 1 Hr 14 min
Genre:  Action / Horror /Thriller /  TV Movie 25 September 1974
Director: Richard T. Heffron
Writer(s): Richard Compton
Starring: Martin Sheen, Vic Morrow, Nick Nolte, Michelle Phillips

A deranged desert town sheriff has a murderous habit of forcing speeders to their deaths, until a young man with a souped-up hotrod arrives to possibly end it.

1934 Ford V8  "The California Kid" 

1947 International Harvester KB-Series Truck

1952 GMC ½-Ton Truck

1954 or 1955 Cadillac Ambulance

1953 Chevrolet Bel Air

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  1. Sip, this is a great movie. I remember seeing it years ago in the theater on the big screen. I remember how that car sparked a lot of interest again in the hot rodding world. Thanks for the post.