Geeky student Arnie Cunningham falls for Christine, a rusty 1958 Plymouth Fury, and becomes obsessed with restoring the classic automobile to her former glory. As the car changes, so does Arnie, whose newfound confidence turns to arrogance behind the wheel of his exotic beauty. Arnie's girlfriend Leigh and best friend Dennis reach out to him, only to be met by a Fury like no other.
- John Carpenter.....Director
- Keith Gordon.....Arnie Cunningham
- John Stockwell.....Dennis Guilder
- Alexandra Paul.....Leigh Cabot
- Robert Prosky.....Will Darnell
- Harry Dean Stanton.....Detective Rudolph Junkins
- Christine Belford.....Regina Cunningham