PG | | Action, Comedy
The Bandit is hired on to run a tractor trailer full of beer over state lines, in hot pursuit by a pesky sheriff.
According to Hal Needham on a radio show in Atlanta, the scene with the football players narrowly missed being a serious accident when, unknown to the film crew, a groundskeeper watered the grass on the field, causing the car to go out of control, slide the ... ...
Damn, he had a lot of friends, didn't he?
Buford T. Justice: If they'd a cremated the sum-bitch. I could be kickin' that Mr. Bandit's ass around the moon by now.
In the first police chase when it is dark, Bandit dodges the smokey behind a small house of some kind. As he drives up from the front you can see one of his headlights is not working, yet shortly after when you see the car from the front its working again.
$1,728,060 (USA) (30 May 1977)
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