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  • #8804
    anonymous
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      Hi Guys,

      I just heard that after a two-year effort involving Pam Hardy, Bobby Doerrer and the Liberman family, a working script has been approved and most of the funding is in place to produce a feature-length movie on the life and times of “Jungle” Jim Liberman.

      Andy Panessa


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      #12769
      dino
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        AH yes “Jungle Pam” lot of info out there ….stand by !
        Video Bob ….Chime in here ..Got any Jungle -Dover shots ???

        click HERE !>>> http://www.junglepam.com/

        #12770
        dino
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          THIS IS FROM http://www.dragracingonline.com

          Jungle Jim movie in the works…
          Agent 1320 learned today that after a two-year effort involving Pam Hardy, Bobby Doerrer and the Liberman family, a working script has been approved and most of the funding is in place to produce a feature-length movie on the life and times of “Jungle” Jim Liberman.

          Some prominent names involved in the drag racing industry are mentioned as investors in the project. The working title is “Six-Second Love Affair.” The Agent reminded his source that there has already been a drag racing movie produced with the title “Seven-Second Love Affair.” Whatever the title turns out to be, a movie on the life and times of Jungle Jim should make a great movie!

          ALSO found this post by Berzerko Bob at http://www.classicfunnycars.com

          “I know we’ve all heard about a lot of drag racing movies that never happened but this deal has legs. I’ve got the screenplay sitting right in front of me as I’ve been consulting with the writing team for over four years to make it as period correct as can be. You’ll hear more about it over the winter
          Bezerko Bob” (edit-dino)

          #12784
          anonymous
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            i supplied alot of parts for the movie “heart like a wheel” the shirley story

            #12788
            vbob
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              here’s one


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              #12800
              anonymous
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                Hi Guys,

                If they make the movie, will they tell the true story of his life? I remember him from the match race days. Here is a picture of his wife Bobbi.

                Andy


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                #12806
                dino
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                  DIGGER…that was a “Teaser “about the Shirley movie, Tell em the whole deal ! “Shake,Rattle & Roll” thing

                  #12821
                  anonymous
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                    go ahead dino your better at that than i am

                    #12823
                    dino
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                      OK (wimp)………….A long long time ago…in land far away…there was basicly only one source for real, authentic 50’s style custom car accessories. That planet was “Shake,Rattle & Roll” …Digger Daves mail order business that operated out of my sign shop for awile in Danbury Ct. So when the Prop guy for the movie “Heart like a Wheel ” needed to dress up the movie cars depicting Shirley And her husbands early street racing scenes ,Dave Was the source. there . Now back to the subject :JUNGLE JIM movie…I’l keep in touch with Berzerko Bob on this .

                      #12827
                      anonymous
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                        because ” i,m digger and your not”

                        #12862
                        hvy70ss
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                          Jungle Jim’s Camaro (rare reddish orange) around 1970 at Dover. Notice the blur in the pic? Thats the fence…I was too young to get in the “hot car” pits!

                          Bob Smith


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                          #12865
                          dino
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                            WAS it a “hired” driver ? or JIM himself and I just Don’t remember details- “if Pam Was there?”

                            #12867
                            hvy70ss
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                              Dino,
                              Good question…..I know JJ ran two cars alot and I believe there were two Camaro’s at this time,, this one and the regular “JJ blue” one. CALLING ALL TRIVIA EXPERT’S “TO THE TOWER” FOR A MEETING! Maybe we can get an answer?

                              Bob

                              #12868
                              anonymous
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                                Hi Guys,

                                Jim switched colors a few times. Clar Sanders drove the second car and beforw that Roy Harris drove one of the vegas.

                                Andy Panessa

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                                dino
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                                  BEEN about 7 months….Any more news on this Movie ???

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