The love bug sometimes referred to as herbie the love bug is a 1968 american comedy film directed by robert stevenson and the first in a series of films made by walt disney productions and distributed by buena vista distribution that starred an anthropomorphic pearl white fabric sunroofed 1963 volkswagen racing beetle named herbie it was based on the 1961 book car boy girl by gordon buford. It follows the adventures of herbie his driver jim douglas dean jones and jim s love interest carole bennet michele lee.
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Herbie the love bug race. Thorndyke wants herbie back but jim refuses and thorndyke decides to race against him. Jalen moran 72 075. Thorndyke at riverside raceway.
The love bug was the first in a series of movies made by walt disney productions that starred a white volkswagen racing beetle named herbie. It was based on the 1961 book car boy girl by gordon buford. Herbie the love bug 1966 vw beetle factory sunroof car in great condition let me first start by saying if you like attention this car is for you.
Thorndyke sabotages herbie before a big race known as the el dorado an obvious parody of the then new baja 1000 race in mexico. As the love bug proved to be successful grossing over 312 million domestically as of 2017 and herbie s story and its ability to humiliate on the race track cars that were clearly more. Duke k dave 322 226 views.
Jim and tennessee along with thorndyke s former assistant and ex girlfriend carol bennett repair herbie before the el dorado. Jalen moran 536 860 views. You will draw a crowd everywhere you go people go absolutely nuts when you are in this car.
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Herbie sometimes referred to as herbie the love bug is a fictional sentient anthropomorphic 1963 volkswagen beetle a character that is featured in several walt disney motion pictures starting with the 1968 feature film the love bug he has a mind of his own and is capable of driving himself and is often a serious contender in auto racing competitions. With dean jones michele lee david tomlinson buddy hackett. It also features buddy hackett as jim s enlightened kind.
A race car driver becomes a champion with a volkswagen beetle with a mind of its own. Herbie goes crazy in bubbles herbie rides again 1974 duration.