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    Forum: Discuss Smokey and the Bandit

    • Topic: Filming Locations
    • Started by WolfBandit30 Apr 25, 2007 at 9:26 pm
    • Last post by tamatt79 Jun 10, 2008 at 7:53 pm
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    1. #11 Apr 25, 2007 at 9:26 pm

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      Thats so awesome!!! Id enjoy some pics too! My email is wolfbandit28@hotmail.com
       

       

    2. #12 Apr 26, 2007 at 12:47 pm

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      Ok, give me some time to get things organized. I usually send several pics per email to not jam up your inbox. The movie tour sign in is on the main page or email me directly at: thambrick@numail.org for sign up. I purchased the script book years ago, but don't remember from where, probably ebay. thanks. . . Tyler
       

       

      God Bless, Tyler
    3. #13 May 14, 2007 at 11:28 pm

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      I was five years old when the movie came out and we lived in Jonsboro at the time. I can remember riding around with my mother and her friend when they were filming. They'd just missed the filming of the red light scene after Bandit leaves Snowman's house. I can still remember seeing all those black marks on the road and how excited they were that they *might* get to see Burt lol!

      My Dad bought my Trans-Am after the movie came out...several years later, Mother got it in the divorce and kept it. When I turned 16, I got it...I still have the original papers from the sale and the books that were in the glove box boxed up somewhere at my Mother's in Alabama. Unfortunately, I sold the car in 98 and have regretted it every second since. The Army was moving husband, baby and I to Alaska though and as all T/A owners can surely attest - that car just ain't a snow going, 50 below driving machine lol. I sure do wish I knew then what I know now...it could have sat for four years until we got back to the lower 48.

      I loved that car...I still know the VIN # by heart LMAO.

      Anyhow, I've never found anyone else as crazy about the movie and the T/A as I am - until tonight! Great site and great forum! Sure wish I could take the road trip coming up...gosh, you all going are so lucky!!! I hope someone will take lots of photos and share them with all of us who can't make the trip!
       

       

    4. #14 May 14, 2007 at 11:40 pm

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      If you're watching the other posts.. we are posting several pics and videos.. .my photobucket is full of pics so far... can't wait to actually get footage on the run! GO BANDIT GO!!!!
       

       

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    5. #15 May 15, 2007 at 12:05 am

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      Thanks MacGyver! I'm slowly making my way through all the posts and look forward to reading more!
       

       

    6. #16 Aug 10, 2007 at 4:47 am

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      I'm going the United States next spring to do a road trip, coast-to-coast. I will be driving west to east and on the way I will be going by Texarkana to Atlanta. I'm thinking of trying to do this in the same timeframe as in the movie, although that seems a bit risky.

      However, i think it would be a lot more interesting to see some of the actual filming locations that were used in the movie and i'm trying to come up with addresses or GPS-coordinates. Some of you seem to know pretty much about these places and any information would be helpful.

      If you know anything that might help, please don't hesitate to contact me.


      Best regards
      Carl-Oskar Persson
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    7. #17 Aug 10, 2007 at 8:55 am

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      thumbsup image we will be more than graciuos enought to help you out, and you can look at some of the info from this site to show you where the reunion tour went. stay in touch with us and we will help you out. hyper image


      Quote:
      Originally posted by Colle  I'm going the United States next spring to do a road trip, coast-to-coast. I will be driving west to east and on the way I will be going by Texarkana to Atlanta. I'm thinking of trying to do this in the same timeframe as in the movie, although that seems a bit risky.

      However, i think it would be a lot more interesting to see some of the actual filming locations that were used in the movie and i'm trying to come up with addresses or GPS-coordinates. Some of you seem to know pretty much about these places and any information would be helpful.

      If you know anything that might help, please don't hesitate to contact me.


      Best regards
      Carl-Oskar Persson
      Sweden
       

       

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    8. #18 Jun 10, 2008 at 7:30 pm

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      I received several emails from one of the actors in the movie. He gave me alot of information and I decided to share it on my website.

      Let me say first and foremost:

      I did not write these letters, nor can I validate any of the information contained in them. It might vary from some previous information posted about the movie. Therefore, my intent is not to start a huge uproar, but only to post information as it was sent to me. You can be the judge. Here is the link to my web page:


      http://www.sm...ovie_Tour.php
       

       

      God Bless, Tyler
    9. #19 Jun 10, 2008 at 7:53 pm

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      Quote:
      Originally posted by bigt232  I received several emails from one of the actors in the movie. He gave me alot of information and I decided to share it on my website.

      Let me say first and foremost:

      I did not write these letters, nor can I validate any of the information contained in them. It might vary from some previous information posted about the movie. Therefore, my intent is not to start a huge uproar, but only to post information as it was sent to me. You can be the judge. Here is the link to my web page:


      http://www.smokeyandthebanditmodels.com/Hot_Rod_Magazine_Movie_Tour.php



      Very cool, thanks Tyler.
       

       

      MattP
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      1996 Pontiac Formula
      1976 TA 455/4SPD
      2009 Yamaha Roadstar

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