What can films teach us about vehicle breakdowns? It seems as though Hollywood is reflecting reality. With the help of Halfords Autocentre, we’ve delved into 27 films featuring on screen breakdowns to see what vehicle maintenance lessons we can learn from the cinematic world.
Many of our most loved films contain iconic cars, and wouldn’t be the same without them! The occasional breakdown, and road collisions often make a film, putting our most loved characters into some difficult situations. Did you know, 44% of vehicle breakdowns occur in horror films? Or that 31% of breakdowns include a “smoking bonnet” – the Hollywood brains behind these films like a dramatic scene!
Take a look below and see just how much of an impact car breakdowns have had on some of our favourite, iconic films.