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Iconic cruise car slated to be among Cut the Gut classics

'American Graffiti' reborn - literally - for one night in Sweet Home

If that yellow 1932 Ford cruising by during this Thursday's Cut the Gut cruise night looks a little familiar, it should - at least, if you've seen "American Graffiti."

George Lucas' 1973 blockbuster, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, features that exact car among other vintage street beauties in a coming-of-age comedy-drama that focused on cruising and rock 'n' roll culture in 1962.

Shawn Anderson watched the film "when I was 10 or 11," and it "lit a fire in me for hot rods."

And Anderson, who now owns Anderson Auto Body in Sweet Home, has wanted that car ever since.

"My da...