Road movies tell stories not so much about individuals and their adventures on the road, but about society and culture at a particular time and place in general.
The automobile has always been and continues to be a symbol of American freedom and independence. The strong growth in automobile production and ownership after World War II, combined with government-subsidized road construction, ensured that more and more Americans preferred the independence and freedom of travel on the open road.
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8. It Happened One Night (1934)
Frank Capra’s stunning comedy starring Ellen Andrews and Clark Gable. Peter struggles to get information about Ellen, a rich, spoiled socialite who has run away from her husband. Her father has …