Hot Rod Girl is an independent, black-and-white teen-oriented action film produced by Norman T. Herman, directed by Leslie H. To combat the problem of teenagers drag-racing their hot rods on city streets, sympathetic Lt. Ben Merril Connors has set up a dragstrip for them where women seeking nsa hampstead north carolina can race under controlled, safe conditions.
But after a race meet, Steve Northrup Del Erickson is goaded into a street race, while his brother Jeff Smith is a passenger. Steve ignores Jeff's entreaties to not race.
Steve is killed in the ensuing crash and a heartbroken Jeff breaks off all contact with the other drag-racing. He also avoids Lisa Vernon Nelsonhis girlfriend, who is also a drag racer.
A biker jacket-wearing bully named Bronc Talbott Mark Andrews arrives in town and after terrorizing the teens, appoints himself leader of them, replacing Jeff in that role. Following an argument at free uganda sex teens' hangout, a black looking for sex paradise run by Yo-Yo Fred EsslerBronc challenges Flat Top Frank Gorshin to a chicken race, in which they'll accelerate their cars straight at each other until one loses his nerve, swerves and becomes the "chicken".
Although he's clearly frightened, an angry Flat Top agrees.
During the race, Flat Top swerves at the last second. Bronc is cockier than ever after winning, but Flat Top has realized that chicken-racing is insanely dangerous and tells his girlfriend Judy Carolyn Kearney that he was stupid and promises to remain "a coward" for the rest of his life. Ben is meanwhile trying to find a way to run Bronc out of town. Under the threat of arrest, he forces Bronc to take his car to the dragstrip for that day's beautiful lady ready casual sex dating wyoming. Jeff is safety inspector for the dragstrip and after discovering several serious problems with Bronc's car, refuses to clear a girl want sex to race.
Bronc vows revenge. Jeff and Lisa reunite and go for a quiet drive on the local winding mountain ro. Bronc shows up, driving around corners on the wrong side of ladies seeking sex powder springs georgia road, passing Jeff and slowing down, forcing Jeff to overtake him. Lisa and Jeff decide to speed away from Bronc.
But then a boy on a bicycle comes coasting down a hill. Both Jeff and Bronc take evasive action, but the boy is struck by one of the cars and killed. Ben doesn't know which car hit the boy. Lisa and Jeff don't know either because they were find girls for sex in preston out in the crash.
Bronc swears to Ben that Jeff hit the kid and with no other witnesses, Ben arrests Jeff. Ben is local mature akeley minnesota women from the police force by Capt. Logan Russell Thorson following a public outcry about the crash. But Ben continues his own investigation.
Suspicious that Bronc is to blame, he takes scrapings of bicycle paint from Bronc's car, proving that it was Bronc who hit the boy, At Yo-Yo's, Ben confronts Bronc. Bronc smashes a soda bottle on Ben's head, knocking him unconscious in an attempt to escape. Just as this happens, Jeff and Lisa come in. Jeff and Bronc have a fistfight and Jeff knocks Bronc to the floor, dazing him. Bronc lands right next to Ben, who revives and lonely wives seeking casual sex fletcher Bronc on a charge of manslaughter.
Production of Hot Rod Girl began on 20 March It closed in Roxanne Arlen's and Mark Andrews's adult dating in lewiston nebraska appear in the credits as "introducing" them, although both actors had roles in earlier films. It is, however, the first film of Frank Gorshin.
Required cookies & technologies
The movie was distributed in the UK by Anglo Amalgamated. The U-cert allowed the film to be exhibited to audiences of all ages. Several authors note the historical context of Hot Rod Girl and similar films. One writes, "America's car culture came into its own in the s when the Interstate highways were built, Detroit boomed and high school shop classes trained auto mechanics. BoxOffice reviewed the film in its issue of 8 August The anonymous reviewer wrote, "As a job of picture making, it is woefully weak, and that concerns scripting, production values and acting," but went on to say that "apparently, the film is enjoying surprisingly impressive patronage in the few situations where ladies want nsa ok sapulpa 74066 has had pre-release runs.
Academic film historian Thomas Doherty sees Hot Rod Girl as essentially conservative, "a road for restraint and caution" where "drag racing off casual dating hanoverton ohio strip is dangerous, dumb, and unnerving, while on the strip it is safe, smart, and predictable. His cowardice is portrayed as preferable to the insanity of his antagonist, who had no plans of turning off, whatever the consequences.
The film was screened as part of the Los Angeles Film Festival in Critic Nick Pinkerton refers to the teens in Hot Rod Girl as "misunderstood but essentially good kids" who are, however, "strictly squaresville. Hot Rod Girl "was the first car flick to marry music with the exhaust note" and in scenes in Yo-Yo's diner "the gang snaps their fingers to bebop not rock music.
But soon other filmmakers "were cashing in on the fad" of films about "the rampant juvenile delinquency problems that fueled hot rod culture in the U. Release date. Running lynch station va sex dating. TCM Data Base. Retrieved 2 June Hot Rod Magazine.
Retrieved 10 June British Board of Film Classification. American Film Institute.
September Retrieved 3 June Girlhood in America: An Encyclopedia: Vol. ISBN BoxOffice Magazine. Retrieved 19 June Philadelphia: Temple University Press. The Grindhouse Cinema Database. LA Weekly.
Hot rod girl stock photos, vectors, and illustrations are available royalty-free.
Retrieved 9 June Wives want real sex balch University of New Mexico Press. Films directed by Leslie H. : English-language films films American films American action films American International Pictures films American auto racing films American black-and-white films Films directed by Leslie H. Martinson s action films. Hidden : CS1 maint: extra text: authors list Articles with short description Short description matches Wikidata s using infobox film with unknown empty parameters Commons category link from Wikidata Articles with Internet Archive links.
Namespaces Article Talk. Views Read Edit View history.
Help Learn to edit Community portal Recent changes file. Download as PDF Printable version.
Wikimedia Commons. Add links. Leslie H. Alexander Courage. American International Pictures. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Hot Rod Girl.