Nothing is more fun and amazingly exciting in a movie than a fast auto. Here is a complied list of the greatest Hollywood car movies ever made including racing fast car movies with high speed chase and car action movies. This does not cover all the car movies but it surely has the greatest ones and then the list goes on as cars are forever young in Cinema.
Movies showcasing cars have always played an important role in Cinema and talking of Car movies these are some of the top amazing must-watch car movies.
1. Gone in 60 Seconds
An American action film, Gone in 60 Seconds released in 2000, revolves around the plot of a retired car thief master who returns to his job in order to steal 50 cars in a single night to save his brother’s life. The cast had Nicolas Cage, Angelina Jolie, Giovanni Ribisi, Christopher Eccleston, Robert Duvall, Vinnie Jones, and Will Patton.
2. The Fast and the Furious
This series was first established in 2001 with the title The Fast and the Furious. This was than followed by 7 sequels, two short films that tie into the series. The Fast and Furious is an American franchise consisting of series of action movies that is associated with illegal street racing.
Cars is an American animated-comedy-adventure film directed and co-written by John Lasseter. A racing car named lightning McQueen, learns a hard lesson in life after damaging a lot of property in Radiator Springs. He is supposed to repair all the damage before he gets bake on road.
Rush(2013) is a biographical sports drama revolving around a rivalry between Formula 1 driers, James Hunt and Niki Lauda during Formula 1 motor-racing season in 1976. The plot of the movie is based on the true story of James Hunt (Hemsworth) and Niki Lauda (Bruhl). The storyline goes on about their different personal styles on and off track, their loves and 1976 season where both were willing to risk everything to become world champion.
Speed is an American action thriller movie that came out in 1994, starring Keanu Reeves, Dennis Hopper, Sandra Bullock, Joe Morton, Alan Ruck, and Jeff Daniels.
The story revolves around a LAPD cop that attempts to rescue civilians on a city bus that was supplied with a bomb programed to explode in case the bus slows down.
6. Need for Speed
Need for Speed (2014) is an American action movie based on the video game series by Electronic Arts. The film stars Aaron Paul as a street racer who sets off to race the cross-country, as a way to avenge his friend’s death in the hands of a rival racer.
7. Smokey and the Bandit.
Smokey and the Bandit (1977) is an American action comedy film starring Burt Reynolds, Sally Field, Jackie Gleason, Jerry Reed, Pat McCormick, Paul Williams and Mike Henry. The movie was a directorial debut of the stuntman Hal Needham. This inspired several other trucking films including 2 more sequels as Part 2 and Part 3.