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Gone in 60 Seconds (1974)

PG 105 min. Starring H. B. Halicki... The job? Steal 48 cars in five days.

"Gone in 60 Seconds is a 1974 American action film written, directed, produced by, and starring H.B. "Toby" Halicki. It centers on a group of car thieves and the 48 cars they must steal in a matter of days. The film is known for having wrecked and destroyed 93 cars in a car chase scene." -Wikipedia

The Mustang in this movie was codenamed "Eleanor."

Halicki went on to make a few more movies. Sadly, he was killed in 1989 in an accident while filming Gone in 60 Seconds 2 (unreleased).

A remake of this film was done in 2000. It starred Nicolas Cage and Angelina Jolie.