Maximum Overdrive Trailer

Maximum Overdrive Trailer (1986)

"Stephen King's masterpiece of terror directed by the master himself." 25 July 1986 Drama, Horror, Action 97 mins

When a comet passes close to the earth, machines all over the world come alive and go on homicidal rampages. A group of people at a desolate truck stop are held hostage by a gang of homicidal 18-wheelers. The frightened people set out to defeat the killer machines ... or be killed by them.

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Emilio Estevez

as Bill Robinson

Pat Hingle

as Hendershot

John Short

as Curtis

Ellen McElduff

as Wanda June

J.C. Quinn

as Duncan

Giancarlo Esposito

as Videoplayer

Marla Maples

as 2nd Woman

Stephen King

as Man at Bank ATM (uncredited)


Stephen King

Stephen King Original Story

Dino De Laurentiis

Dino De Laurentiis Executive Producer

Don Levin

Don Levin Executive Producer

Mel Pearl

Mel Pearl Executive Producer

Armando Nannuzzi

Armando Nannuzzi Director of Photography

International Titles

Maximum Overdrive - Stephen King Trailer

Trucks - Stephen King Trailer

La Rebelion De Las Maquinas De Stephen King Trailer

International Releases Dates

Germany 20 November 1986

France 25 November 1987

United Kingdom 25 July 1986

United States 25 July 1986

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