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Films with Corvettes in?


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z06_tim

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Sat 27 Jan 18 13:47

Films with Corvettes in?


Anyone got a favourite film with a Corvette in?

I was listening to some music that reminded me of Michael Mann's 1995 film, Heat.

A C4 only features for a few seconds, but I remember it looking awesome.

Probably more for the Camaro enthusiast in this film!


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Invetterate

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Sat 27 Jan 18 15:51

Re: Films with Corvettes in?


"White Sands" with Willem Dafoe is a good film and rather underrated. He drives what looks like '66 Big Block convertible which has a reasonable amount of screen time. That has got to be a good thing! Very Happy Clap

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z06_tim

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Sat 27 Jan 18 16:02


That sounds good. Must add to my watch list.


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kentvette

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Sun 28 Jan 18 11:45

Re: Films with Corvettes in?


Bit of "Chic Flic", but enough to make any C3 owner cry, watch Terms of Endearment, with Shirley MacLaine and Jack Nicholson. Jack's character drives a '78 into the sea...!! Surprised

Good film though Smile


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Yellowshark

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Sun 28 Jan 18 14:01


And of course Apollo 13 which has several C3s and a very nice Shelby 350. Yup White Sands hugely underrated.

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FIVE RED

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Sun 28 Jan 18 15:52

Re: Films with Corvettes in?


Don't forget the C2 in Con Air


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Daytona Vette

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Sun 28 Jan 18 23:03

Re: Films with Corvettes in?


Not a favourite but:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KynMbNsDCfY

The actor in the Porsche also drove a C2 as a daily driver in a TV serial where he played Kuzzack the part of a US Lawyer


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geoff917

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Mon 29 Jan 18 18:26

Re: Films with Corvettes in?


The film may already have been mentioned earlier in the thread but Dirty Dancing makes a brief show of a parked C1.

My partner and I stayed at Mountain Lake Lodge last year aka Kellermans........the level of water in the lake was well down but the location / scenery is stunning.....

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geoff917

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Mon 29 Jan 18 18:28

Re: Films with Corvettes in?


And don't forget Steve McQueens classic film LeMans which features a big block C3....☺

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z06_tim

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Mon 29 Jan 18 19:31


Thanks all.

Enjoyed the clip Barry.

Le Mans is a Classic. Not watched in many years.


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