Eat My Dust! (1976) - Rotten Tomatoes

Eat My Dust! (1976)

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Charles B. Griffith, author of +Little Shop of Horrors, was the writer/director of the low-budget Eat My Dust!. Ron Howard heads the cast as Hoover Niebold, the hell-raising son of rural sheriff Harry Niebold (Warren Kemmerling). The sheriff is forced to chase after his own son when Hoover and his girlfriend Darlene (Christopher Norris) steal a racing car and zoom off to parts unknown. Joining the pursuit is the car's owner, professional racer Big Bubba Jones (Dave Madden). Watch for Ron Howard's dad Rance and brother Clint in supporting parts, and also for Paul Bartel in a bit role.

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Cast

Ron Howard
as Hoover Niebold
Christopher Norris
as Darlene Kurtz
Warren Kemmerling
as Sheriff Niebold
Dave Madden
as Big Bubba Jones
Evelyn Russell
as Delores Westerby
Rance Howard
as Deputy Clerk
Kathy O'Dare
as Miranda
Clint Howard
as Georgie
Kedric Wolfe
as Dep. Brookside
Don Brodie
as Old Man Lewis
Harry Frazier
as Farmer Hale
Mickey Fox
as Chloe Smith
Pete Isacksen
as Junior Hale
W.L. Luckey
as Dep. Gallo
Paul Bartel
as Bruno Smith
Lynn Brown
as Hazel Chandler
Margaret Fairchild
as Dorrit Kurtz
John J. Fox
as Willie Kurtz
John Kramer
as Dep. Sebastiani
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Critic Reviews for Eat My Dust!

All Critics (3)

...an unusually tedious chase movie...

January 21, 2008 | Rating: 1.5/4 | Full Review…

just a dumb little car chase movie

October 9, 2007 | Rating: 1.5/5 | Full Review…

...noteworthy mainly because a part of the deal to make it allowed Ron Howard the chance to direct his own next picture.

September 23, 2007 | Rating: 4/10 | Full Review…

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