Mark Perkins Collects Automobiles From Hollywood Blockbusters

By: Ryan Hinkson - Published: May 29, 2010   Updated: Jun 20 2011 • References: upcoming.current & newslite
Mark Perkins is a collector with an unusual collectible of choice--famous movie cars. Perkins' impressive assortment of wheels from Hollywood blockbusters is a combination of original automobiles used during filming and exact replicas.

Some of the notable movie-inspired cars in Mark Perkins' collection include the Batmobile, the Ectomobile from 'Ghostbusters' and James Bond's Aston Martin. Mark Perkins' rides must turn a lot of heads at the drive-in.

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