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.
The film features the custom clothing and costuming of Niver Western Wear of Fort Worth, Texas. NWW provided much of the western attire worn in the film, as well as the custom-made (size 64) sheriff's uniforms that Jackie Gleason wore throughout the... ...
Any fool who would paint his truck like this would show up at a minister's funeral dressed in feathers.
Throughout the movie, law enforcement cars speed down the highway with lights flashing and sirens going. Legally every vehicle in front of them would be required to pull over and let them pass.
$1,728,060 (USA) (30 May 1977)