Original Australian Daybill Movie Poster The Big Bus
The Big Bus is a 1976 American comedy film starring Stockard Channing and Joseph Bologna, and directed by James Frawley. A spoof of the disaster movie genre (which was popular at the time), it follows the maiden cross-country trip of an enormous nuclear-powered bus named Cyclops. The Big Bus received a favourable review from the New York Times upon its 1976 release. The film now is recognized as a cult classic of its genre.Director Frawley won the audience award at the 1977 Avoriaz Fantastic Film Festival.