Checkered Flag or Crash (1977)

Director
Alan Gibson

Main cast
Joe Don Baker; Susan Sarandon; Larry Hagman; Alan Vint; Parnelli Jones

Genres
Adventure, Action, Comedy

Description
Hard-charging race car driver "Walkaway" Madden (Baker), nicknamed that because of his history of walking away from car crashes, just wants to win the big Manilla 1000 off-road race. Photojournalist C.C. Wainwright (Sarandon) intends to ride with him in that race. But Walkaway just wants to get rid of her. Fast-talking promoter Bo Cochran (Hagman) wants the race completed by any means necessary.


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