Trucks (1997)





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In this supernatural chiller, a small community is utterly terrorized when a fleet of driverless trucks rolls into town.
Rating: R (sex, violence)
Genre: Action & Adventure , Art House & International , Horror
Directed By: Chris Thomson
Written By: Brian Taggert


Aidan Devine
as Trucker Bob
Rick Skene
as Trucker Pete
Gene Pyrz
as Refrigerator Truck Driver
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Full Review… | December 31, 1999
Apollo Guide

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How do you improve on Stephen King? Well you can't and to try to do so would be folly, as demonstrated by the re-make of Maximum Overdrive, Trucks. In this version several trucks mysteriously come to life and start attacking a group of people at a local Nevada tourist center. The tone of the film is way too series and the acting is incredible poor. A lifeless, dull scrap heap, Trucks is an atrocious adaptation of Stephen King's work.

Dann Michalski
Dann Michalski

Voice 1: you know that so-so Stephen King film about machines coming to life and killing humans? Voice 2: you mean Maximum Overdrive? Voice 1: Yes! It has that great AC/DC song and Emilio Estevez starring. Voice 2: yeah, it was ok, but not great. Voice 1: well what if we remake it only this time without any cool stuff whatsoever? Voice 2: WTF???

John Wagner
John Wagner

This remake of Stephen King short story, Maximum Overdrive, is less scary than Emilio Estevez's film. Poor acting and a silly plot are only partly redeemed by a chilling ending.

Dean McKenna
Dean McKenna

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