Car Movies

Road Trip Movies

THE list of Road Trip Car Movies such as Two Lane Blacktop, Fandango, Smokey and the Bandit and more!

Horatio's Drive: America's First Road Trip (2003)

NR, 147 min. Narrated by Tom Hanks, this is a documentary on the first trans continental trip in an automobile, before there were roads to accomplish such a feat! We're talking 1903! Must watch!

Powwow Highway (1989)

R 88 min. Comedy, Drama, Road trip movie. Starring A Martinez, Gary Farmer, Amanda Wyss. Based on a novel by David Seals. Main character, Philbert Bono, is trying to connect with his Cheyenne roots. He takes a road trip with a friend in a 1964 Buick Wildcat Four-Door Hardtop to rescue his sister.

Fandango (1985)

PG 91 min. Starring Kevin Costner. Set in 1971. Five Texas college students go on a "last" road trip together.

"Principal photography began in 1984 at a number of locations, primarily in Texas, including Alpine, Austin, El Paso, Fort Davis, Lajitas, Marathon, Marfa, Monahans, Pecos, and San Elizario, Texas. Big Bend Ranch State Park in Texas (where Dom was located) and Tulsa, Oklahoma, were also prominent in the film."

Smokey and the Bandit (1977)

PG 96 min. Directed by Hal Needham. Starring Burt Reynolds, Sally Field, Jackie Gleason, Jerry Reed and Mike Henry. Featuring Pontiac Trans-Am! CB Radios! ...

Two Lane Blacktop (1971)

R 102 min. Starring 1955 Chevy! Road trip movie with no real point. But it featured a cool Chevy, James Taylor and Dennis Wilson of Beach Boys fame!

Vanishing Point (1971)

R 99 min. As the title hints, the "point" of the movie "vanishes" at the end. But maybe it's deeper than a car chase that ends in a...