An early two movie Hot Rod franchise “The Hot Rod Gang” have been a part of a number of late 1950s B-movies. In this episode, the gang lose their headquarters and transfer to a spooky mansion. The automobiles, rock and roll and racing sequences are weaved along with a unfastened dialogue of 50s teenage angst.
A particular look by actor/drag racer “TV” Tommy Ivo early within the movie provides it simply the road cred to maintain watching. While corny, the cool automobiles, enticing individuals, good music and a visit again in time to an easier age makes for a enjoyable watch.
From IMDB: A bunch of drag-racing fanatics, members of a Los Angeles membership, transfer into an previous abandoned mansion and arrange store, making it their headquarters. They maintain a Halloween masked ball for the membership’s grand opening, and invite everybody to come back dressed as their favourite monster! Oddly sufficient, the festivities flip bitter when one of many vibrant youths discovers an impostor amongst them within the type of an honest-to-gosh dwell monster who’s been hogging all of the dances with the best-looking ladies!