Best movies featuring sidecars

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Re: Best movies featuring sidecars

Post by Happytrails » Wed Oct 17, 2018 12:20 pm

Tin Man wrote:
Tue Oct 16, 2018 9:57 pm
Not a movie, but it deserves a mention.......

The Andy Griffith Show, 27 January 1964, Barney gets a motorcycle.
Like when barney buys his first car too.

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Re: Best movies featuring sidecars

Post by shiftless » Fri Nov 02, 2018 6:59 am

Railroad Tigers (2017) Jackie Chan Action Comedy
Plot summary; many Japanese occupiers in China are not particularly good sidecar operators, Jackie Chan leads many locals who are not especially careful with either sidecars or their operators. Many innocent sidecars suffer serious indignities I suspect will not buff right out. Movie has many more sidecars than most, at least in the beginning, however the life expectancy of a sidecar rig is rather limited once Jackie Chan takes exception.
Still like Charlie Chaplin's 1940 talkie "The Great Dictator"; had to abandon it as the inspiration for the theme of my Ural's paint scheme. People can't seem to tell satire from support. Too much public education.

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Re: Best movies featuring sidecars

Post by stagewex » Fri Nov 02, 2018 10:15 am

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Re: Best movies featuring sidecars

Post by CamaroEric » Fri Nov 02, 2018 1:23 pm

The first scene of Super Troopers 2 has Ursula driving a Road King with a sidecar. Great movie!

I also haven't seen The Pink Angels yet, but that is full of 'em.
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Re: Best movies featuring sidecars

Post by INSUBORDINATOR » Mon Nov 05, 2018 12:22 pm

"HANOVER STREET", with a very young Harrison Ford. WWII movie with a pretty good Dnepr chase near the end.

Also, the obscure "GOLDEN FLEECE", a WWII movie set in GREECE, with Elliot Gould, very good Sidecar chase through narrow streets
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