Video of the Famous Drag Race between the 32 Coupe and 55 Chevy !
This is Barry Buchanan, Owner of The Hot Rod Shop, with Actor Paul LeMat..
Paul played John Milner, the Hot Rodder who drove the Famous
Yellow Deuce Coupe in American Graffiti.
Barry with CANDY CLARK !.. Candy played Debbie Dunham !..
Toad called her a "Bitchin Babe" when he saw her on the street.
Here's Milner getting ready to go meet up with the Black '55 Chevy.
Here's an Original 8x10 Shot of the Coupe on Paradise Road.
This was between takes. See the actors rehearsing in the field?
Here's a Numbered Lithograph by famous Artist Ian Jones.
This Limited Collectible is autographed by Paul LeMat "John Milner."
That's Director George Lucas hanging off the Coupe during a Shot.
VANITY FAIR magazine got the Cast and Director together for a photograph !
Taken by Anne Liebovitz, January 9th 2000, at the Culver City Studios...
From Left to Right: Paul LeMat (John Milner), George Lucas (Director),
Mackenzie Phillips (Carol), Bo Hopkins (Pharaohs),Kathy Quinlan (Peg),
Charlie Martin Smith (Toad), Candy Clark (Debbie), Richard Dreyfus (Curt),
Suzanne Sommers (T-Bird), Ron Howard (Steve), Cindy Williams (Laurie),
and Harrison Ford (Falfa '55 Chevy).
The Yellow American Graffiti '32 5-Window Deuce Coupe
is the Most Recognized Car in the World.
Rick Figari, who owns the Coupe today, took the Famous Hot Rod
back out to where the original Paradise Road Poster was shot. He had
a photographer shoot this New Poster!
Here's another Cool shot of Milner leaving the
gas station, after uncorking the headers, to Race the Wicked '55.
The `55 taunts the Coupe
The Challenge !
The Race !
John Milner stands by the Coupe after the Race.
Here's the highly detailed Ertl 1/18th Scale model made
of die-cast metal.