Dirty Mary Crazy Larry (1974)

Peter Fonda plays an aspiring NASCAR driver on the run from the law, with his girl in tow.

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Introduction

Richard Unekis’ novel The Chase, written in the mid-60s in the dawn of the muscle car, came to the screen 10 years later as ‘Bonnie & Clyde-on-wheels’ with Easy Rider’s Peter Fonda and a young Susan George on the run from Johnny Law.

With kinetic direction by Brit John Hough, this has a fun freewheeling tone and a memorably fiery 70s bummer ending.

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