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    Default Best movie car chase scene?

    Here are my picks. (The more gun fire the better)

    Please add yours.

    Very good- Point Break and Bad Boyz II

    Good- Mr. and Mrs. Smith, The Rock,
    COLORS- LAPD Officer Sean Penn (Pac Man)- "F*ckin bit*h can drive..."

    Honorable mentons-

    -To Live and Die in LA
    -Speed
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    "Bullit"
    "The French Connection"
    "Smokey and the Bandit, part 1"
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    Quote Originally Posted by CaptainGonzo
    "Bullit"
    "The French Connection"
    Same here.

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    The Blues Brothers.

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    Quote Originally Posted by F18Wub
    The Blues Brothers.
    DUH! I am such a dummie! Good one.

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    I agree with Bullitt and the French Connection.

    Today, Gone in 60 seconds has some sweet chase action too, and Ronin was a favorite of mine.
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    Mad Max and the Road Warrior

    vehicular combat at its finest

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    I forget which Dirty Harry movie.... but I loved the chase where they're being pursued by a high-speed R/C car (which is also a bomb).
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    Ronin had a good one too.

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    Steve McQueen, the Getaway

    I think that was one of the very first chase movies that I can remember watching as a young lad.
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    Quote Originally Posted by RLFD14
    I forget which Dirty Harry movie.... but I loved the chase where they're being pursued by a high-speed R/C car (which is also a bomb).
    It was Dead Pool. That was pretty good but my favorites have to be,

    Smokey and the Bandit and,

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    I like the final chase of "Gone in 60 Seconds". But it just hurts to see that sweet Mustang get so tore up.

    What about Star Wars: Return of the Jedi. Millenium Falcon being chased through the Death Star (I know, not really a car, but still a great scene, and yes I know my nerd is showing)

    Other honorable mention: Blues Brothers, any random episode of Dukes of Hazzard.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MalahatTwo7
    Steve McQueen, the Getaway
    Duh again.....Second version of The Getaway with Alec Baldwin and Kim Besinger has a pretty good chase scene with lots of gun fire.

    PLUS- Kim gets very nude a couple of times. Worth seeing.

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    I have seen it But still - well I'm a fan of "Original" movies LOL
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    Quote Originally Posted by MalahatTwo7
    I have seen it But still - well I'm a fan of "Original" movies LOL
    Then I can't believe you wouldnt put the original "Gone in 60 Seconds"



    With a 38 minute chase scene in a movie that is 98 minutes long, I think it is worth noting. Many of the chase scenes were filmed in Buffalo on what is now the 190 and 290.
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    "Gone in 60 Seconds" is one of the best.
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