After two decades, Travolta's star understandably seemed to be fading as movie audience demographics were changing. However, wrote the 1994 hit film Pulp Fiction and the main character, Vincent Vega, especially for Travolta. Pulp Fiction was a star vehicle that made Travolta into a bankable star for a whole new generation of movie goers.
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In the film industry, a star vehicle is a , , , or other production that enhances an actor's career. 'Vehicles' are most commonly produced when a young or inexperienced actor has signed a long-term contract with a major studio. By showcasing the actor's talents, the vehicle is an attempt at creating a . In some cases, an actor may produce their own 'star vehicle' as .