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* In ''Film/VampiresVsZombies'', a father and his allies are transporting his vampire-infected daughter to the vampire queen's hometown so they can stake her in her lair and hopefully destroy the curse. Unfortunately, the countryside is infested with zombies.


* Parts 3 and 7 of ''Manga/JoJosBizarreAdventure'' are essentially what you get when you combine one of these with a {{Shonen}} FightingSeries, with the latter also incorporating TheBigRace and TheWestern.

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* Parts 3 and 3, 5, & 7 of ''Manga/JoJosBizarreAdventure'' are essentially what you get when you combine one of these with a {{Shonen}} FightingSeries, with the latter also Part 5 incorporating TheMafia and Part 7 incorporating TheBigRace and & TheWestern.

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** Season 32 has an episode where Principal Skinner and Superintendent Chalmers head for Cincinnati.

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* ''Film/BetweenTwoFernsTheMovie'': The crew drives from North Carolina to Los Angeles, interviewing several celebrities along the way


* ''Series/{{Roseanne}} follows Jackie and Roseanne on a trip to meet their fatherís mistress when her existence is revealed upon his death.

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* ''Series/{{Roseanne}} '' follows Jackie and Roseanne on a trip to meet their fatherís mistress when her existence is revealed upon his death.

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* ''Series/{{Roseanne}} follows Jackie and Roseanne on a trip to meet their fatherís mistress when her existence is revealed upon his death.

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* ''Literature/TheGrapesOfWrath'' follows the Joads, a family of tennant farmers displaced from Oklahoma journeying to California where work is said to be plentiful.


** In subtype 1a the characters complete the trip and come back, with the BoringReturnJourney possibly omitted.
** In subtype 1b the trip is never completed for some reason.

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** In subtype 1a 1A, the characters complete the trip and come back, with the BoringReturnJourney possibly omitted.
** In subtype 1b 1B, the trip is never completed for some reason.



* ''Series/GoldRush'': Each season opens with a type 1a trip that delivers the miners to their gold mine in the slowly thawing far north.
** A few low-grade secondary type 1a trips are undertaken during the course of the mining seasons in order to obtain more mining resources. (Loans, materials, machines and equipment)

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* Throughout the series, ''Series/TheGoldenGirls'' take [[RoadTripPlot/TheGoldenGirls quite a few road trips]] of the type 2 variety. Many become problematic due to the shortcomings of the person who planned the trip themselves without taking into consideration the needs of the other members of the group. Others are interrupted by natural circumstances, such as inclement weather.
* ''Series/GoldRush'': Each season opens with a type 1a trip that delivers the miners to their gold mine in the slowly thawing far north.
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north. A few low-grade secondary type 1a trips are undertaken during the course of the mining seasons in order to obtain more mining resources. (Loans, materials, machines and equipment)



* ''Series/LittleHouseOnThePrairie'': The Ingalls family went on at least one Type 1a road trip, while the dad (Charles) went on multiple trips.

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%% Administrivia/ZeroContextExample * ''Series/LittleHouseOnThePrairie'': The Ingalls family went on at least one Type 1a road trip, while the dad (Charles) went on multiple trips.trips. -- to where?


* Creator/DavidLynch's ''Film/WildAtHeart'' is about a young heiress (Creator/LauraDern) and her ex-con boyfriend (Creator/NicolasCage) driving across America, trying to get away from her [[KnightTemplarParent overprotective mom]] (Creator/DianeLadd, [[RealLifeRelative Laura Dern's real-life mother]]) and her various henchmen.



* ''Film/TheWizard'' has elements of this, as Corey (Fred Savage of Series/TheWonderYears fame) takes his (supposedly) autistic brother Jimmy from the home he was put in, and they both run away to "California", where Jimmy competes in a video game tournament at Universal Studios Hollywood.

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* ''Film/TheWizard'' has elements of this, as Corey (Fred Savage of Series/TheWonderYears fame) Savage) takes his (supposedly) autistic brother Jimmy from the home he was put in, and they both run away to "California", where Jimmy competes in a video game tournament at Universal Studios Hollywood.



* ''Film/ZabriskiePoint'' by Creator/MichelangeloAntonioni has two plots...one guy joyrides a plan out of Los Angeles and flies over the desert, near Death Valley, and the other plot is a girl riding to Phoenix to be with her Boss (whose mistress she is). Their paths intersect midway, but the story is mostly the girl's trip from Los Angeles to a corporate retreat in Phoenix.

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* ''Film/ZabriskiePoint'' by Creator/MichelangeloAntonioni has two plots...one plots. One guy joyrides a plan plane out of Los Angeles and flies over the desert, near Death Valley, and the other plot is a girl riding to Phoenix to be with her Boss (whose mistress she is). boss. Their paths intersect midway, but the story is mostly the girl's trip from Los Angeles to a corporate retreat in Phoenix.

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* A good chunk of ''Film/SonicTheHedgehog2020'' is this, with Sonic and Tom hitting the road to San Francisco to recover Sonicís rings while trying to stay one step ahead of Robotnik and the government.


* The ''WesternAnimation/WowWowWubbzy'' has the episode "Wubbzy's Wacky Journey", in which he and his friends embark on a trip to Wuzzleburg after he previously wins the Wubb Girlz' TalentContest in Wuzzleburg. However, Walden refuses to let anyone stop at fun places along the drive to Wuzzlewood. HilarityEnsues as expected when Wubbzy sneaks off the Wubb-Mobile to spend time at Wacky World, bumping into the Wubb Girlz. As his friends arrive there and find out, they suggest using the Wubb Jet to arrive in Wuzzlewood on time for the rehearsal which, after some time enjoying rides, they then do.

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* The ''WesternAnimation/WowWowWubbzy'' has the episode "Wubbzy's Wacky Journey", in which he and his friends embark on a trip to Wuzzleburg after he previously wins the Wubb Girlz' TalentContest in Wuzzleburg. However, Walden refuses to let anyone stop at fun places along the drive to Wuzzlewood. HilarityEnsues as expected when Wubbzy sneaks off the Wubb-Mobile to spend time at Wacky World, bumping into the Wubb Girlz. As his friends arrive there and find out, they suggest using the Wubb Jet to arrive in Wuzzlewood on time for the rehearsal which, after some time enjoying rides, they then do.

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* The ''WesternAnimation/WowWowWubbzy'' has the episode "Wubbzy's Wacky Journey", in which he and his friends embark on a trip to Wuzzleburg after he previously wins the Wubb Girlz' TalentContest in Wuzzleburg. However, Walden refuses to let anyone stop at fun places along the drive to Wuzzlewood. HilarityEnsues as expected when Wubbzy sneaks off the Wubb-Mobile to spend time at Wacky World, bumping into the Wubb Girlz. As his friends arrive there and find out, they suggest using the Wubb Jet to arrive in Wuzzlewood on time for the rehearsal which, after some time enjoying rides, they then do.

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* The protagonists of [[Creator/MLLanzillotta Cececat's]] ''Film/TheRockyHorrorPictureShow'' fanfic ''Fanfic/LifeNotAtTheFrankensteinPlace'' spend a large portion of the plot driving across America in a van.


* Type 1 is The Family Car, the most common, in which the characters pile in a car and go someplace.

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* Type 1 is The Family Car, the most common, in which the characters pile in a car or an [=RV=] and go someplace.


* In Creator/GrahamGreene's ''Monsignor Quixote'' the title character and his best friend decide to drive from El Toboso to Madrid to buy some purple socks his friend considers mandatory for the Monsignor's new position. Along the way they get into a variety of misadventures and have some fairly heavy philosophical and ideological discussions.

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* In Creator/GrahamGreene's Creator/{{Graham Greene|Author}}'s ''Monsignor Quixote'' the title character and his best friend decide to drive from El Toboso to Madrid to buy some purple socks his friend considers mandatory for the Monsignor's new position. Along the way they get into a variety of misadventures and have some fairly heavy philosophical and ideological discussions.

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