Maximum Overdrive (1986)
  • Share this:
Share with a friend
Sign into your email account to send this page to a friend:
Outlook or Apple Mail
or other default program

Maximum Overdrive (1986)

R 97 minutes
Rent Not Available
Rent
For 24 Hours
from $2.99
Buy Not Available
Buy
Unlimited Viewings
$
Already own this title? Go to your VUDU Library
When a mysterious comet passes close to Earth, machines everywhere suddenly take on murderous minds of their own. Soon, video games, cash machines, drawbridges, and steamrollers all go on a psychotic killing spree of global rebellion. But when the Dixie B… View More
Genres Action, Horror, Suspense, Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Director Stephen King
Starring Emilio Estevez, Pat Hingle, Laura Harrington, Yeardley Smith View More
Other Formats:
DVD
You may also be interested in...
 
R
  105 minutes
A hellish piece of professional laundry equipment wreaks havoc in a tiny New England town. A police officer investigates the case and begins suspecting that the sinister owner is concealing something.


Genres   Horror
Director   Tobe Hooper
Starring   Norman Coombes, Ashley Hayden, Todd Jensen, Danny Keogh
 
PG13
  90 minutes
Two brothers desperate to keep the family business afloat soon find their prayers answered when a Russian satellite dislodges from orbit and crashes into the middle of a nearby field. Unaware the satellite carries a mysterious alien substance, the brothers sell the satellite to a local artist who uses the wreckage in his giant sculpture. But soon the substance brings the giant sculpture to life, creating an iron monster whose only mission is to kill.


Genres   Action, Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Director   Paul Ziller
Starring   Kavan Smith, Colby Johannson, Nicole DeBoer, Merritt Patterson
 
PG13
  94 minutes
Late one night a mysterious car is brought into the Chicago police impound garage after a deadly traffic accident. Soon, the on-call mechanics discover the car has a mind of its own. It's a killing machine that is capable of outrunning and outwitting humans. Oded Fehr (The Mummy), Shannon Beckner (You are here), and Ryan Kennedy (The Invisible) star in what HubPages.com hails as the next generation in killer car movies.


Genres   Horror, Suspense
Director   Eric Valette
Starring   Shannon Beckner , Oded Fehr, Ryan Kennedy, Melanie Papalia
 
Not Rated
  84 minutes
Mankind has taken his next big step: a state-of-the-art city called New Town, completely run by robots serving all of humanity's needs. Reporter Christiane Nouveau (Zoe Naylor, The Reef) and her crew are covering the new breakthrough, but something is about to go horribly wrong when a robot suddenly shoots down an innocent football player.


Genres   Horror, Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Director   Christopher Hatton
Starring   Edward Foy, Graham Sibley, Zoe Naylor, Lani John Tupu
 
PG13
  91 minutes
In this heart-pounding sci-fi thriller, something strange is happening to the appliances in 11-year old David's home. Televisions, microwaves, computers, dryers and furnaces have all become weapons of destruction. Cliff De Young, Roxanne Hart, and Joey Lawrence star in this truly electrifying tale of terror.


Genres   Horror, Suspense, Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Director   Paul Golding
Starring   Cliff DeYoung, Roxanne Hart, Joey Lawrence, Matthew Lawrence
 
PG
  89 minutes
Steven Spielberg directs Duel, a high-velocity thriller about a motorist terrorized by an evil truck. Dennis Weaver stars as the traveling salesman waging a desperate battle for survival after he is mysteriously singled out. Praised for its deft use of relentlessly mounting psychological tension, Duel features one of the most uniquely terrifying "characters" in movie history: a massive, roaring, 40-ton truck with sheer menace.


Genres   Action, Suspense
Director   Steven Spielberg
Starring   Dennis Weaver, Jacqueline Scott, Eddie Firestone, Tim Herbert
 
R
  92 minutes
A night of celebration for three friends becomes a test of survival when their car breaks down on a frozen, deserted mountain road. Struggling against the elements and a mysterious vehicle that is stalking them, they try to survive the night.


Genres   Suspense
Director   John Murlowski
Starring   Randy Quaid, Shane Mikael Johnson, Josh Hammond, Jason Dohring
Walmart Gift Card
Put the fun of shopping in their hands with Walmart Gift Cards! Ship to Home or Send via email.
Advertisement
Advertisement

About Video on Demand by VUDU

Video on Demand by VUDU is a service that allows you to watch videos you want—including new releases—in high definition, with no monthly fees and no late fees. If it is out on DVD, chances are you can watch it today on VUDU.
Use Walmart.com to browse and rent or buy the movies you want, and then watch them on your computer or on your TV (requires an Internet connection and a VUDU-enabled HDTV or Blu-ray player, or a Sony PS3™).
Browse and rent or buy on Walmart.com, then start watching movies right in your browser.
Requirements:
  • A computer running Windows or Mac OS
  • A current Web browser that supports Adobe Flash 10.1 or later
  • Internet connection of 1 Mbps or faster. (Not sure if your connection is fast enough? Test it now on VUDU.com)
Please note that, due to studio restrictions, High-Definition (HD) and Full-HD (HDX) movies will be streamed at Standard Definition (SD) when you are watching from your computer. If you plan on watching only from a computer, we recommend choosing SD videos.
If you have an Internet-connected HDTV, Blu-ray player, or Sony PlayStation 3, chances are that you're already set up to watch VUDU from your TV. Browse and buy on Walmart.com, or start VUDU on your TV and sign in using your Walmart account, and start watching your movies right away.
Requirements:
Standard Definition (SD) 480p:1 Mbps
High Definition (HD) 720p:2.25 Mbps
Full HD (HDX) 1080p:4.5 Mbps
If you are unsure of your HDTV's maximum resolution, please check the manual or the manufacturer's specifications.
Please note: Video on Demand is currently only available to locations in the United States. Use of this service is subject to the VUDU Terms of Service.

Movie Summary

When a mysterious comet passes close to Earth, machines everywhere suddenly take on murderous minds of their own. Soon, video games, cash machines, drawbridges, and steamrollers all go on a psychotic killing spree of global rebellion. But when the Dixie Boy Truck Stop is held hostage by a mob of homicidal 18-wheelers, human vengeance goes into overdrive. Who made who? And who will survive the final showdown of man vs. bloodthirsty machine?
Rovi - join the entertainment Portions of content provided by Rovi Corporation. © 2015 Rovi Corporation.

Movie Details

Genres Action, Horror, Suspense, Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Director Stephen King
Starring Emilio Estevez, Pat Hingle, Laura Harrington, Yeardley Smith, John Short, Ellen McElduff, J.C. Quinn, Christopher Murney, Barry Bell
Studio Name Lionsgate
Release Date 1986
VUDU Release Date 10/09/2013
Rating About Ratings
Running Time 97 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

Format Details

Standard Definition (SD) SD/ Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital
High Definition (HD) HD/ Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital
Full HD (HDX) HDX/ Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

Rights & Requirements

VUDU Service Compatibility: You can watch VUDU content on your computer, your Internet-capable television or any device manufactured by VUDU or a third party that is licensed to provide the VUDU Service (collectively, "VUDU Devices").
Renting: Video rental periods are for a set period of time (typically 24, 48 or 72 hours), as indicated at the time of purchase. The rental period begins when you first start watching the video. Rentals expire after a set period of time, typically 30 days, whether you have watched them or not.
Buying: When you buy content from VUDU, you will typically be able to view it on your VUDU Device for as long as you are able to access the VUDU service.
Please note: These are general statements concerning VUDU's standard terms for renting and purchasing content and do not apply to each and every item of content available through the VUDU service. Due to licensing restrictions, these terms may vary depending on the content you have selected. For example, sometimes new release movies may become unavailable for viewing for an unspecified period of time due to licensing restrictions. VUDU makes every effort to notify you about unique terms and conditions that apply to certain content prior to your purchase or rental of that content. It is your obligation to review any additional restrictions or conditions related to content you intend to purchase or rent.

Customer Product Reviews

The Walmart.com site includes Flash technology. To avoid interruption of software designed to aid visually-impaired people, please turn off your Flash player.
The Walmart.com site includes Flash technology. To avoid interruption of software designed to aid visually-impaired people, please turn off your Flash player.