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Robert Emslie August 22, 2012 Hoonivercinema 35 Comments

It’s hump day and that means it must be time for Name That Movie, our Summer trifle to let you exercise your noggin without taxing the old grey matter too terribly. In fact, these contests have been so easy that I’m having a hard time coming up with ones that I think are worthy of your mad skillz. Still, we’ll try again today. Here’s an auto-related picture that’s reflective of a well-known movie title. It’s up to you to figure out what it is.

Image: [curbjumpinss via Flickr]

  • Aaron

    I would assume that is the Seagrave firetruck from the Hitchcock film "the birds" Never looked at a crow the same after that

  • Will

    Days of Thunder

    • Alcology

      That's on HBO this month. Just watched it again last night!

  • JayP2112

    One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest.

  • http://www.hooniverse.com BЯдΖǐL-ЯЄРΘЯΤЄЯ

    Twelve angry men
    <img src="http://www.samuelowengallery.com/images/P/1984.jpg&quot; width=600">

  • RegalRegalia

    Cheaper By The Dozen?

  • smalleyxb122

    Since I see 12 plugs on one side of what appears to be an older, flat head V configuration engine, I have to guess that it is a V12 with 2 plugs per cylinder. There have been movies named Zephyr, but I haven't found a picture of a Lincoln Zephyr with 2 plugs per cylinder.

  • http://www.proofnpudding.com muthalovin

    Spark Plug

    Seriously, it was a movie (according to IMDB). I think we need a reboot.

  • OA5599
    • http://PFMTechnology.net IronBallsMcG

      I like the way you think.

    • http://hooniverse.com Graverobber

      Ding, ding, ding! We have a wiener! Okay, that one seemed to be a little more obtuse and took a little more time to solve. Maybe we'll keep this up after all.

      • pj134

        Once I saw that answer I said to my self, "Self, this is graverobber we're talking about… even if that wasn't the answer it is now".

      • http://www.automobile-catalog.com/ P161911

        So does this mean you will use another incorrect guess from this week for next week's? I guessed Dirty Dozen LAST week.

      • Vairship

        Seeing how the sparkplugs were siamesed, I thought I had the answer:
        <img src='http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/6/6b/Twins_Poster.jpg/220px-Twins_Poster.jpg&#039; width='600'>

  • Number_Six


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  • dukeisduke

    Chariots of Fire?

  • Van_Sarockin

    Truth in Twenty Four.

    Or maybe: The Fifth (oil filter) Element.

    • Van_Sarockin

      Might also be a reference to Sparkledog's new album.

  • http://www.flowerpowerkc.com Alff

    Skanky Plugged Holes 12.

    I don't know for a fact that's an actual movie title but it's a good bet.

    • JayP2112

      I'd watch it but I think I'd have to see 1 thru 11 to follow the plot.

    • $kaycog

      I saw that movie. It stunk.

      • OA5599

        It's OK if you don't try to over-analyze the storyline.

      • Alcology

        Pay per view cut out on me because of a brown out

      • FuzzyPlushroom

        Wait, was it presented in Smell-o-Vision?

        • $kaycog

          Oh, geez……..I hope not.

        • http://www.flowerpowerkc.com Alff

          I should have expected you, of all people, to roll with the John Waters reference.

          • FuzzyPlushroom


  • Joe_Btfsplk

    Pretty S#itty Bang Bang.

  • hwyengr
  • http://hooniverse.com/ Batshitbox

    Well, this was worth it just for the searching of IMDB for the word 'spark'. Titles that would serve…

    Tremble & Spark (which is not a Clinton Era buddy flick) http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1178660/

    The Fable of the Divine Spark That Had a Short Circuit http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0005271/

    The Right Spark Plug in the Right Place (which begs for a sequel, "Where I Left the Left Spark Plug) http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0316490/

    Tomorrow's Spark Plug Day http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0417206/

  • http://hooniverse.com/ Tanshanomi

    I went to IMDB and searched for "Spark."
    I now need to find the 1913 silent film "The Spark of Manhood" just to find out exactly what the heck that would be. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0004623/

    • FuzzyPlushroom

      Sounds like something Charles might know.