"Addicted to Love" with Meg Ryan and
Matthew Broderick. There is a white 91 NA in the
first shot NYC. The car crosses the screen in
front of the triangle building near Washington
"There's Something About Mary" There's
a red MKI within the first 20 min of the movie.
The camera gives nice shot from the above and
behind the car.
"Old School" - There is a yellow MR2
with 94 taillights and a aluminum spoiler. It is
in the part where they are in the cafe and they
are talking about doing something about the
house. It is in the back, parked in the 1st
"Bruce Almighty" - There is a MKI in
the background of a scene where 'Bruce' is
"Thunderbolt"-Jackie Chan film. Toward
the end he's in a road race. He's driving a
3000GT and he's sharing the track with Skylines,
Supras, MR2 and RX-7s.
"The Fast and The Furious" - multiple
"American Wedding" - The main
character, Michelle, drives it around.
"Cable Guy" There is a Teal (it's hard
to tell the color of it) MR2. You will see it in
the scene where Matthew Broaderick is in the
parking garage and all of the car alarms are
"Sweet Home Alabama" - There is a
silver/gray MKI in the opening sequence.
"Bring it on" - There is a MKI in the
school parking lot at the beginning of the movie.
"Interview with a Vampire" - If you
look out the window while they are in New Orleans
at the end of the movie, you see a white MK2
"The Rainmaker" Lead charater sitting
in a blue Volvo in the rain .... there is a 87
Mr-2 in a goldish color sitting behind him with a
smashed rear bumper.
"Adventures in Babysitting" There is an
a red mk1 in the movie . Before the scene where
they all enter a frat house, the group stands
outside and right behind them is parked a red mk1
with a sunroof.
"Mr. Baseball" movie with Tom Selleck
in it. There was a 86 Black MR2 that went by the
screen right after Tom Selleck was doing sprints
with the team after his intense training with the
coach. After the sprints there is a downtown
scene in front of his girlfriends office building
which a Black 86 MR2 drives by.
"The Nutty Professor" Eddie Murphy
during the crazy ride in the Dodge Viper, a MKII
was said to have driven by.
"Stealing Harvard" with Tom Green and
Jason Lee. There's a bluish MK1 outside of Jason
Lee's sister's house during the scene with the
party at the sister's house. It is an hour or so
into the movie.
"Jackie Brown" red MR2 MKII, maybe '91
or '92. It sits in a mall parking lot as one of
the main characters exits the mall,it almost
looks as if he's heading toward it, but it was
not to be.
"I Know What You Did Last Summer" in
this movie is a red MR2 MK1.
"Short Circuit" there is a silver or
white MK1 in the chase scene about half way
through the movie.(correction?-neither verified)
differnet siting same movie?! The MKI I saw was
red. Maybe there are two in the movie? I don't
know but when the robot is driving the van in the
chase seen a red MKI has to swerve out of the way
as the robot is driving on the wrong side of the
"Doc Hollywood" hour+ into the movie
they come to a scene where they pan down from the
Hollywood sign into traffic. and the it was a
nice silverish looking 85.
"Bad Boys"(?) In the opening sequence
just after the titles they pan across a car
wrecking yard and sitting on top of two other
cars prominently was a red AW11 partially
"Bird on a Wire" Mel Gibson, Goldie
Hawn silver MKI without the rear spoiler. At the
beginning of the movie in a parkin lot, theres a
scene with Goldie Hawn in the foreground and the
MKI in the background.
"Demon in My View" (with Anthony
Perkins, most notable for Psycho) there's a scene
where a taxi is pulling away into traffic in
London(?) and the rear of a red MkI can be seen
for about a second.
"The Maker" (1997: Matthew Modine,
Fairuza Balk, Michael Madsen), Night time scene
about half-way through the movie - '88-'89 Red
MK1 parked at curb outside of party house. Quick
shot; be prepared - it appears just after 2 girls
are caught together in the backseat of a car
"Twins" In the movie there is a silver
MK1 in the parking garage when Danny Devito is
stealing a black BMW.
"THE ROCK" There is a action scene with
a gold, yes gold MK1 with no wing which drives by
right before the trolley runs through the
"The Wedding Singer" starring Adam
Sandler, there's a brief scene with an MR2 in the
background. It's right after Sandler's character
climbs out of a dumpster. He's walking across a
parking lot, and it appears as if he's headed
straight for a black or dark blue MR2 (night
scene, hard to tell color.
"Animal Instincts III" There is a
silver MKI parked amongst the guest's cars
outside the mansion of the blind Savage's party.
"Secret to Success"?? a Michael J. Fox
movie. In some part of the movie they show the
window to a store or something and in the
reflection of the window I think I saw what
looked like a red MKI drive by on the street.
"Home Alone 1" there is a scene after
his family leaves him at home where he is going
through his big brother Buzz's chest, which has a
bunch of crap in it. Among this crap is a
Automotive magazine with a MR2 on the cover -not
exactly a car itself, but it was cool.
"Dead at Sunset" There is a grey MK1 in
a car park as the female star walks past it. It
is a close up shot from three quarter rear.
"Renegade" with Keifer Sutherland and
Lou Diamond Philips: Right after robbing the bank
of diamonds, they are running from the cops and a
black 86? is just in front of them.
"Out of Sight" with Jennifer Lopex and
George Clooney. When the main charater and his
partner go to find one of their friends in Miami,
they are in the Cadillac and pass the building
(lots of law enforcement outside, they continue
to drive by and park down the block). As they are
approaching the building, they pass a black Mk I.
"Civil Action" - There is a silver MkI
with no wing in an overhead shot at the site
where they are doing all the digging.
"Lethal Weapon III"- Black MKI in front
of a court house.
"Lady Dragon" - An early 90's martial
arts movie. There's a red mkI throughout the
37. "The Debut" An
Asian film (Filipino, but made in the US). Toward
the middle of the movie where the guys are
playing basketball there is a bunch of import
cars three. Anyway, there is a long scene
discussing the mods on the MKII MR2. It is lime
green with a full body kit and sunroof.
"Going Greek" - Silver Sunroof MK1.
"The Interview", a Japanese film and
there is a sweeping pan halfway thourgh across a
city street, among the cars parked on the left
side of the street you can see the rear of a red MKII.
"Never Say Never" This is an adult
film-there is a yellow MKII in a scene shot on
the back cover...do not know if the car is really
in the movie though.
41. "Razor Blade Smile"
- Low budget flick on the Sci-Fi channel about
the vampires. After a female vampire clad in a
figure clinging patent leather body suit bites
the crap out of a poor man lounging in his
bathtub, she runs out of the house and does
battle with two civilians. In a quick 3 second
shot, she stands in front of a parked yellow MKII
with European license plates. It is shown frontal
view, in the background yet close enough to the
foreground that it was easily recognizable.
Chinese movie called "Color of Pain",
about some professional killer who gets a bullet
lodged in his head. So he messes with this other
Triad and steals the bosses silver R33. A cop
gives chase in an EVO 5? 6? and finally the boss
catches up to them in a carrera, with one of his
crewmates driving a widebody Mk2. It was just
nice to see an Mr2 in a movie, rolling with an
"Mischief Series" by teckademics -
There are a few MKIIs that star in this
movie, most notable is th yellow one featured
drifting a turn in one of the winter scenes and
the white one exiting down the ramp of the
parking garage. They are viewable in multiple
"Shuot Kousoku Trial " -Japanese movie
that has a white MKII.
"True Lies" when they are eating a hot
dog on the corvette, you have to look hard, but
you can barely make out a red mkI.
"_hard_boiled_" a john woo's movie.
There is a white MKII NA in . The car is being
used to smuggle guns around hong kong.
"Young and Dangerous" VOLUME I, one of
the main characters (Chan Ho Nam) drives a red
MK1 (87-89) in several scenes, it even gets
stolen by some stuttering chick named Sai Sai Lo.
You'll see a good 10 to 15 minutes of this car
through the first half of the movie.
"Young and Dangerous" VOLUME IV, Ho Nam
Is now driving a light blue MKII turbo (you'll
know it's a turbo when you hear the blow-off
valve as he is driving off in the only scene we
see this car). There's a pretty fun race scene in
it, but the car gets messed up.. what a waste to
damage such a nice car!
|49. "The Fan"
(1996) de niro and snipes. In one of the early
scenes when snipes is driving his Hummer. On the
left side of the
street parked is what looks to be a gen 2 mr2.
Not confirmed because I don't have to movie to
pause it, but i'm pretty sure its a MKII.
|50. "The Debut" a
Filipino movie which was just released on dvd in
mid September 2003. Neon green, kitted MK2, looks
like an NA from the one angled engine shot. Toms
hood scoop can be seen on the driver's side.
through the movie in a few shots during a night
time basketball game.
|51. "Donnie Darko" the other day
and I remember seeing a silver or gray (it was
night out) mk I outside of the party scene when
the main characters leave on their bikes. I am
99% sure it was a Mk I but I
didn't get to rewind it because I was watching it
with "normal" people.
|52. Scooby Doo Holloween Cartoon Special ~
had a red MKIII in it and it aired this past Holloween.
|53. "Collateral" Near the
beginning of the movie there is a '85-86, black
all stock. It was pulling up to a stop sign and
the camera angle only showed the rear of the car.
That's how you can tell the year.
|54. "Shawn of the Dead"
green mk2 sits across the street when he first
leaves the store.