Should bus rides be this traumatic! Mark Fraser buys his ticket and jumps on board to experience 10 bus journeys he’d really rather forget…
Ever get that feeling of déjà vu when you climb on board a bus? Maybe you’ve seen it all before in some film. Before taking your seat, perhaps you should look around and evaluate the warning signs. Otherwise, as Mark Fraser explains, the journey might get a bit slippery.
10. Midnight Cowboy (John Schlesinger, 1969)
9. 48 Hours (Walter Hill, 1982)
8. Dirty Harry (Don Siegel, 1972)
7. Babel (Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, 2006)
6. Hearts and Souls (Ron Underwood, 1993)
5. Out of the Blue (Dennis Hopper, 1980)
4. The Laughing Policeman aka An Investigation of Murder (Stuart Rosenberg, 1973)
3. Dawn of the Dead (Zack Snyder, 2004)
2. Jeepers Creepers II (Victor Salva, 2003)
It’s a grim day when the only salvation from a terrifyingly hideous, flying, murderous monster – one that can peel the roof off your (school) bus as if it is a tin of sardines – comes in the form of Laura Palmer’s dad.