Herbie Rides Again Poster

Release Date: 1974

DVD Release Date: May 4th, 2004

G|1 hr 28 min

Plot Summary
By not letting him buy her house, Mrs. Steinmetz (Helen Hayes) foils the plans of Alonzo Hawk (Keenan Wynn), a property developer who wants to build a shopping mall in downtown San Francisco, so Hawk plots to force her out. While helping his uncle Alonzo, Willoughby Whitfield (Ken Berry) discovers a special Volkswagen Beetle and falls for Nicole (Stefanie Powers), Mrs. Steinmetz's niece. After they discover Alonzo's plans, it's up to Mrs. Steinmetz and the extraordinary Beetle to save the day.

Cast: Helen Hayes, Ken Berry, Stefanie Powers, John McIntire, Keenan Wynn, Huntz Hall, Ivor Barry, Dan Tobin

Director: Robert Stevenson

Genres: Comedy, Family

Keywords: Playful, 1970s, Hotel, Underdog, Deception, Lighthearted, Love, Charming, House, Love interest, Office


Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical