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Waco Motorcycle Shooting Fallout
Questions remain after Waco motorcycle gang shoot-out
"...After gunfire erupted during a motorcycle gathering at a Twin Peaks restaurant in Waco on..."

May 22, 2015 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

The Motorcycle Diaries
Young Che Guevara takes a road trip up the length of South America and discovers his humanity in this portrait of the future revolutionary as a young man.
"...sliver of Venezuela astride a rickety 1939 Norton 500 motorcycle in 1952. At the time, the once and future..."

Oct. 8, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Pointing Out Motorcycle Emission Problems Is Alarmist
"...Dear Editor, To only point out the “problems” with motorcycle emissions to prove a point is alarmist and discriminatory..."

June 7, 2005 Postmarks

Knest Improvs “Saigon by Motorcycle
ATX’s Thor Harris + Jonathan Horne + Randall Holt = Knest
"...Holt. Meanwhile, take a spin on Knest’s "Saigon By Motorcycle:"..."

Oct. 20, 2015 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Ride to Live
Local biker clubs share the secrets of the open road
" five groups of bikers from our own turf, motorcycle maniacs willing to talk about why they ride, what..."

June 13, 2008 Features Feature by Abe Louise Young

The Place Beyond the Pines
A melodrama, multigenerational epic, heist film, and motorcycle-fetish movie are all rolled into one in this Ryan Gosling and Bradley Cooper headliner.
"...Pines is a melodrama, multigenerational epic, heist film, and motorcycle-fetish movie all rolled into one. Arguably, it’s a bit..."

April 12, 2013 Movie Review by Leah Churner

In Memoriam
Motorcycle Michael, 1954-2011
"...The first time I met "Motorcycle" Michael, he was standing in line for a movie..."

Sept. 16, 2011 Features Feature by Dan Hardick

On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter
Everything you wanted to know about riding and racing motorcycles is revealed in this encyclopedic doc.
"...Next Chapter spans the globe, thoroughly covering the modern-day motorcycle from every angle to a fault. An update of..."

Nov. 7, 2014 Movie Review by Steve Davis

The Brown Bunny
Vincent Gallo's notorious film turns out to be an anti-action road trip that has the feeling of a fever dream.
"...Cardiff’s 1968 Alain Delon/Marianne Faithful vehicle Girl on a Motorcycle, The Brown Bunny is, on the face of it,..."

Oct. 1, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Rev your engines: The first bike movie of the year is here.
"...has the visual and editing chops to make this motorcycle fetishist’s orgy a passable entertainment that’s rarely as wearying..."

Jan. 16, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Biker Boyz
"...Angels: The Strange and Terrible Saga of the Outlaw Motorcycle Gang – but Blythewood cranks up the comparisons by..."

Jan. 31, 2003 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Continued Story
Daniel Johnston's songs find new life in the rock opera Speeding Motorcycle
"...Tartakov enticed me to think about being in Speeding Motorcycle, a rock opera of Daniel's songs created by Jason..."

Feb. 22, 2008 Arts Feature by Kathy McCarty

Moto Guzzi Rules
An online discussion group leads to a pair of Bonneville Land Speed Records for Austin motorcycle enthusiast Russell Duke and the Moto Guzzi.
"...came back with two land speed records for the motorcycle he customized in his Central Austin garage -- is..."

Dec. 10, 1999 Sports Feature by Nick Barbaro

The California Highway Patrol rides again
"...a fruitless cameo) and his ardor for fast machines. Motorcycle enthusiasts will likely enjoy the well-shot, high-speed chases, but..."

March 31, 2017 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Being Evel
Evel Knievel rides again in this retrospective doc
"...channels and zero Internet, but Knievel – a legendary motorcycle daredevil, showman extraordinaire, and the original, iconic template for..."

Aug. 21, 2015 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Point and Shoot
This documentary follows an American man's motorcycle trip through Northern Africa and the Middle East, during which he takes up arms against Moammar Gadhafi in Libya.
"...travels to the Middle East, where he buys a motorcycle to tour the region...."

Dec. 12, 2014 Movie Review by Louis Black

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit
In something of a prequel, this is Jack Ryan's origin story – before Tom Clancy got his hooks in him.
"...the franchise, or into the intelligence genre. A high-stakes motorcycle chase; a control room of analysts barking as they..."

Jan. 24, 2014 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Sipping 'Satellite of Love'
Texas wineries make the movies
" a bikini ride through the vines on a motorcycle?’ That’s what we needed to know. Although, in the..."

April 23, 2013 Food Post by Margaret Shugart

Miami Connection
This incoherent mass of Eighties kitsch is the brainchild of tae kwon do master and motivational speaker Y.K. Kim.
"...were all orphans.” What?! Then there are the ninja motorcycle-riders who are involved with the drug trade. Nonsensical dialogue,..."

Nov. 9, 2012 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance
Nicolas Cage rides again.
"...3-D, which amounts to a few shots of flaming motorcycle parts comin' at ya, but little else. Set in..."

Feb. 24, 2012 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

This drama about international sex trafficking is tremendously sincere but also brutal.
"...characters or his subject. Meanwhile, screenwriter Jose Rivera (The Motorcycle Diaries) shapes an intrigue thriller with a buddy element..."

Sept. 28, 2007 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

Wild Hogs
John Travolta, Tim Allen, Martin Lawrence, and William H. Macy star as middle-aged friends who seek life's purpose while on a cross-country motorcycle trip.
"...middle-aged suburban professionals seeking life’s purpose on a cross-country motorcycle trip is your basic formulaic Hollywood comedy. Four friends,..."

March 2, 2007 Movie Review by Toddy Burton

A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints
Montiel's debut feature about growing up in Astoria, Queens, in the mid-Eighties is full of the filmmaker's instinctive brio and inchoate ideas and the elaborations of a brilliant ensemble cast.
"...helps that he has the nimble DP Eric Gautier (Motorcycle Diaries, Clean) at the helm. Still, one occasionally gets..."

Oct. 27, 2006 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The World's Fastest Indian
Anthony Hopkins' great performance as Burt Munro, the real-life New Zealand codger and Indian motorcycle enthusiast who in 1967 set a land speed record that still stands today, is not enough to crash through this unabashedly sentimental wall of schmaltz.
"...Burt Munro, the real-life New Zealand codger and Indian motorcycle enthusiast who in 1967 set a land speed record..."

Feb. 3, 2006 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Dark Water
Despite a dream cast, this Hollywood remake of a Japanese horror classic is all wet.
"...2002 original (Ringu) by the Oscar-nominated director of The Motorcycle Diaries and featuring something of a dream cast, fails,..."

July 15, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Double Team
"...keep them straight -- after a while, the crazed motorcycle explosions and laser-based water annihilation system all start to..."

April 11, 1997 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Chain Reaction
" suit his particular talents: that of a long-haired, motorcycle-riding student machinist who finds himself caught up in a..."

Aug. 2, 1996 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

Colin Nutley's House of Angels
"...equally unconventional male companion Zac (Wolff). They travel by motorcycle, wear leather and miniskirts, order wine by the case..."

Nov. 26, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Inside Monkey Zetterland
"...Monkey's wandering hippie dad (Hopkins) drives up on his motorcycle with his parakeet in tow to return to the..."

Nov. 19, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Captain Ron
"...hopped islands (from Manhattan to the Caribbean) and traded motorcycle boots and bitterness for rubber thongs and “don't worry,..."

Sept. 25, 1992 Movie Review by Hollis Chacona

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