Collections

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Smokey and the Bandit (1977)

September 6

Poster for the movie "Smokey and the Bandit"

Big Enos (Pat McCormick) wants to drink Coors at a truck show, but in 1977 it was illegal to sell Coors east of the Mississippi River without a permit. Truck driver Bo “Bandit” Darville (Burt Reynolds) agrees to pick up the beer in Texas and drive it to Georgia within 28 hours. When Bo picks up hitchhiker Carrie (Sally Field), he attracts the attention of Sheriff Buford T. Justice (Jackie Gleason). Angry that Carrie will not marry his son, Justice embarks on a high-speed chase after Bandit. Commissioned by Richard M. (4/14/21).

Release date: May 27, 1977 (USA)
Director: Hal Needham
Featured song: East Bound and Down
Box office: 300 million USD
Trucks: Kenworth W900 imdb.com

Details

Date:
September 6
Event Categories:
,

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.