So many automobiles roll through the backgrounds of movies and on TV shows, only to meet a humble end of getting compacted into a cube at a junkyard. But other cars are the movies and the TV shows in which they appear, or else they make such a memorable impression that they carry on the movie’s legacy as they are sold or displayed in museums.
Most slides of the following famous cars were provided by Bob Hartwig, the director of rental operations at Cinema Vehicle Servicesin North Hollywood, CA, which creates and supplies cars that appear in movies and on TV. Two of the following vehicles were unearthed on the first season of SyFy’s new cinema props-hunting show, “Hollywood Treasure.”
Click ahead for a look at some potentially familiar vehicles!
By Colleen Kane
Posted 2 Dec 2010