|Cars 2006 G, 116 min.|
Genre: Animation / Family / Comedy / Fantasy
Director: John Lasseter
Cast: Owen Wilson, Paul Newman, Bonnie Hunt, Larry the Cable Guy, Cheech Marin, Tony Shalhoub, Guido Quaroni, Jenifer Lewis, Paul Dooley, Michael Wallis, George Carlin, Katherine Helmond, John Ratzenberger, Richard Petty
In this animated, family comedy, race car Lightning McQueen (voice of Owen Wilson) is on its way to the Piston Cup Championships in California when it has an accident in Radiator Springs. The judge, Doc Hudson (voice of Paul Newman), orders Lightning McQueen to do community service, and in the process of trying to get out of work, Lightning bonds with some of Radiator Springs' inhabitants. Among the new acquaintances are the DA, Sally the Porsche (voice of Bonnie Hunt), and Mater the Tow Truck (voice of Larry the Cable Guy), Lightning learns a thing or two about what is really important. An Academy Award nomination was received for Best Animated Feature.
|Speedway 1968 G, 94 min.|
Genre: Action / Musical
Director: Norman Taurog
Cast: Elvis Presley, Bill Bixby, Nancy Sinatra, Gale Gordon, William Schallert, Victoria Paige Meyerink, Ross Hagan, Carl Ballantine, Poncie Ponce, Harry Hickox, Cale Yarborough, Christopher West, Beverly Powers, Richard Petty, Buddy Baker
Elvis Presley plays racecar driver Steve Grayson in this story revolving around stock car racing. Steve's manager Kenny (Bill Bixby) bets Steve's money on losing horses and leaves Steve broke. Kenny also fouls up Steve's tax return, and IRS agent Susan Jacks (Nancy Sinatra) investigates. And the songs continue–11 songs in all include "Let Yourself Go," "Goin' Home," and "There Ain't Nothing Like a Song." As part of the racing scene, real-life racers Richard Petty and Cale Yarborough are featured.
|1. Cars (2006)|
2. Speedway (1968)
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