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Cars, Coffee and Movie VETMotorsports Social.

  • Upper Arlington Public Library 2800 Tremont Road Upper Arlington, OH, 43221 United States (map)

Join your fellow petrolheads for a Saturday morning gathering to "roll in" the new year. Watch a cult movie classic, learn about the VETMotorsports program and how it engages veterans in meaningful experiences using motorsports. Coffee, donuts & door prizes will be on hand. 

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About the movie, "Vanishing Point", from Rotten Tomatoes-

Critics Rating- 94%
Fan Rating- 82%

The surface story is a quixotic cross country road race between dapper sociopath playboy Warren Oates driving a showroom GTO and ultra-laconic proto-grunge hippie gearheads James Taylor and Dennis Wilson behind the wheel of their primer gray souped-up '55 Chevy. In director Monte Hellman's hands, however, the raw materials of an AIP hot rod flick take on dark mythic overtones while becoming a quintessential document of end-of the '60s millennialism.

Rating:    R
Genre:    Classics, Drama
Directed By:    Monte Hellman
Written By:    Rudy Wurlitzer, Will Corry, Rudolph Wurlitzer
In Theaters:    Jul 7, 1971  Wide
On Disc/Streaming:    Oct 19, 1999
Runtime:    102 minutes
Studio:    Universal Pictures

Earlier Event: January 30
Columbus VA Veteran Connections Event
Later Event: February 4
VETMotorsports in Texas.