R | | Horror, Thriller
A nerdish boy buys a strange car with an evil mind of its own and his nature starts to change to reflect it.
In Stephen King's version Leigh was blonde haired, just like Rosie (Dennis' original girl), but was even more buxom. The high school they all attended was in Pittsburgh and Leigh Cabot transferred from Nova Scotia, implying but never stated, that she may be descended from European/Canadian explorer John Cabot. In John Carpenter's version, Leigh is brunette and the state is California.
There once was a bimbo named Alice; Used a dynamite-stick for a phallus. They found her vagina in North Carolina, and her asshole in Buckingham Palace.
The color of Christine's license plate changes continuously throughout the film.
In the opening credits when the titles are appearing, Christine's engine can be heard.
There was a home video release during the 1980s that was an extended cut which included many of the deleted scenes found on the Special Edition DVD.
$3,408,904 11 December 1983