• Publication date: January 9, 2013

Christine

After school-geek Arnie survives a beating at the hands of senior year bully Buddy Repperton and his mob, he finds himself craving 'Christine'- a rust-eaten 1958 Plymouth Fury who's owner sells it off to him. He spends his days and nights restoring her to her former greatness. But there is something weird about the car that seems to have a mind of its own. It seems Christine may very well kill anyone that dares come between her and Arnie...

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 1983

MBC 2:

January 30, 2013 06:00 (KSA) ~ January 30, 2013 05:00 (CLT)

Based on Stephen King's novel 'Christine' John Carpenter revisits suburbia with his adaptation of the best-seller.

After school-geek Arnie (Keith Gordon) survives a beating at the hands of senior year bully Buddy Repperton (William Ostrander)and his mob, he finds himself craving 'Christine'- a rust-eaten 1958 Plymouth Fury who's owner (Roberts Blossom) sells it off to him. He spends his days and nights restoring her to her former greatness. And as Arnie does wonders to change the state of his car, it seems the car is also changing him into a cocky, arrogant bully. But there is something weird about the car that seems to have a mind of its own. It seems Christine may very well kill anyone that dares come between her and Arnie.

Starring:

  • Keith Gordon
  • John Stockwell
  • Alexandra Paul
  • Harry Dean Stanton
  • William Ostrander
  •          Roberts Blossom

Directed by:  John Carpenter

Rating:  R for violence, thematic elements and language.