The Cars That Ate Paris

 

The 1974 horror/comedy The Cars That Ate Paris is Peter Weir's first feature film.  The town Sofala in New South Wales is the fictional Paris, a remote rural town with a strange secret...

DIRECTOR: Peter Weir  PRODUCERS: Hal McElroy and Jim McElroy  WRITER: Peter Weir   ORIGINAL STORY : Peter Weir, Keith Gow, Piers Davies  CAST: John Mellion, Terry Camilleri, Kevin Miles  MUSIC: Bruce Smeaton  CINEMATOGRAPHY: John McLean EDITOR: Wayne LeClos  PRODUCTION COMPANIES: Salt Pan Films and Royce Smeal Film Productions.

YEAR: 1974.  RUNNING TIME: 74 Mins   COUNTRY: Australia  LANGUAGE: English

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Left: Punishment for one of the cars.  Right: Terry Camilleri as the anti-hero Arthur Waldo.

 

Left: John Meillon as the Mayor of Paris.  Right: Bruce Spence as Charlie.