Checkered Flag or Crash

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Checkered Flag or Crash (1977, USA) is an Adventure-Comedy-Cars-Hix-Sports film directed by Alan Gibson.


Main Details

  • Released on January 19, 1977
  • Color
  • Running time: 95 minutes
  • Production Co.: Universal Pictures | Weintraub-Heller Productions
  • Distribution Co.: Universal Pictures
  • Directed by Alan Gibson
  • Written by Michael Allin
  • Starring: Joe Don Baker and Susan Sarandon

Plot Summary

  • Race car driver Walkaway Madden signs up for the big Manilla 1000 off-road race through the Philippines jungle. The photojournalist C.C. Wainwright comes along for the ride.


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