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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Burt Reynolds
Dom DeLuise
Farrah Fawcett
Roger Moore
Dean Martin
Sammy Davis Jr.
Jackie Chan
Directors
Hal Needham
Screenwriters
Brock Yates
Running Time
95 minutes

The Cannonball Run


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Plot
A bizarre bunch of multi-national entrants gather to take part in a trans-American motor race. The idea, highly illegal as it is, is to reach California first, by any means necessary. The dirty tricks of this bunch of racers, however, threatens to all but destroy the competition entirely.


Verdict
70's stuff and nonsense but fun nevertheless with a crazy ensemble cast of celebrities of the era.


Reviewed by Ian Nathan

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