La Mission

Growing up in the Mission district of San Francisco, Che Rivera (Benjamin Bratt) has always had to be tough to survive. He’s a powerful man respected throughout the Mission barrio for his masculinity and his strength, as well as for his hobby building beautiful lowrider cars. A reformed inmate and recovering alcoholic, Che has worked …

Bad tv and movie cars

Some pics of memorable rides from the silver screen. B movies and corny 70’s copshows had some kick ass ranflas if you watched closely. Lets start off with the big screen’s most famous low, Cheech’s Love Machine Juiced vega from Corvette Summer Sunset Cove Dodge van Econoline from the movie Secret Admirer… this is the …

All right, all right, all right.

Some memorable Wooderson quotes for ya.“Let me tell you what Melba Toast is packin’ right here, all right. We got 4:11 Positrac outback, 750 double pumper, Edelbrock intake, bored over 30, 11 to 1 pop-up pistons, turbo-jet 390 horsepower. We’re talkin’ some fuckin’ muscle.” Wooderson: Say, man, you got a joint? Mitch: No, not on …

RIP Darnell

Actor Robert Prosky who played Darnell in the movie Christine passed away Dec. 8 from complications from a heart procedure. He was 77 years old. [Will and Dennis are approaching Arnie who has just parked Christine in Will’s garage] Will Darnell: [to Dennis] I knew a guy had a car like that once. Fuckin’ bastard …

Repo Man Sequel

Alex Cox’s Repo Man sequel ‘Repo Chick’ is finally going into production next month (January 2009). Production Weekly reports that David Lynch is producing the project. The original 1984 film told the story of Otto, a newly hired repossession man who goes in search for a mysterious Malibu carrying a high value package which was …