Red 1958 Plymouth that started life with an attitude and is seemingly possessed is purchased by a nerdy kid who's transformed by it's powers.

One of 2 John Carpenter films I like (They Live), this is based on Steven Kings novel and is known to every gear head on the planet.

Spectacular effects for it's day, there's some excellant footage of a blue 68 Charger and Camaro (ultimately destroyed by Christine) as well.

a model car builders "must have"

Canney says..

1983 - 111min. Columbia Tristar