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Geeky student Arnie Cunningham falls for Christine, a rusty 1958 Plymouth Fury, and becomes obsessed with restoring the classic automobile to her former glory. As the car changes, so does Arnie, whose newfound confidence turns to arrogance behind the wheel of his exotic beauty. Arnie's girlfriend Leigh and best friend Dennis reach out to him, only to be met by a Fury like no other.

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Directed by

John Carpenter

Written by

Stephen King (Novel)
Bill Phillips (Screenplay)

Runtime

110 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

How do you kill something that can't possibly be alive?

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Keywords

teenager anthropomorphism inanimate objects coming to life animate car smart car overprotective parent heimlich maneuver

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