Repo Man, a
action-comedy, was released in 1984 and starred a young
Emilio Estevez as Otto Maddox and Harry Dean Stanton as
Bud. The movie was a huge hit with critics, and is
still highly regard by many. Not only is the movie
considered one of the best to come out of 1984, but it
also considered to be one of the greatest cult flicks of
our current time.
The movie finds Otto Maddox, a young Los
Angeles punk rocker, losing his job at a local
supermarket. He soon finds out that his parents
gave away his tuition money to a crooked evangelist.
Not knowing what to do with himself, he begins wandering
around until he meets Bud, a seasoned repo man.
Bud teaches Otto the repo ropes, and before long, Otto
is knee deep in the easy money lifestyle of repossessing
learns from a chic that their is a $20k repo fee for a
1964 Chevy Malibu that supposedly contains dead aliens
in the trunk and is being driven around by a wacked out
scientist. Everyone wants that car, including a
secret agent and rival repo men in the area. In
the end the FBI ends up with the car, and it turns out
it was actual a spaceship.