About

A couple of high school graduates spend one final night cruising the strip with their buddies before they go off to college.

7.5
587
Directed by

George Lucas

Written by

George Lucas (Screenplay)
Gloria Katz (Screenplay)
Willard Huyck (Screenplay)

Runtime

110 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Where were you in '62?

Cast

Keywords

rock 'n' roll car radio california 1960s love at first sight robbery radio station airplane vandalism child car race farewell car breakdown radio presenter

Photos

Lists

#817 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#62 on AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies – 10th Anniversary Edition AFI

#264 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Director George Lucas

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Story and Screenplay Based on Factual Material or Material Not Previously Published or Produced George Lucas

Oscar nomination for Best Film Editing Marcia Lucas

Oscar nomination for Best Picture Francis Ford Coppola Gary Kurtz