Overall Rank: 1353
Average Rating: 3/4
# of Ratings: 63
Theatrical Release Date: 07/13/1979
Genre: Comedy, Drama
MPAA Rating: PG
Director: Peter Yates
Actors: Dennis Christopher, Dennis Quaid, Daniel Stern, Jackie Earle Haley, Barbara Barrie, Paul Dooley
Plot: Four friends have just graduated high school in the college town of Bloomington, IN. The wealthier college crowd refers to them as "cutters" - the local middle-class townies and generally look down upon them. Yet one of their group, Dave, is obsessed with Italian cycling, to the point where he acts Italian - much to the consternation of his friends and parents. Getting involved with a college girl causes trouble - but when he learns the Italian cycling team is coming to town - he will stop at nothing to race his idols. -- Chris Kavan
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Allison - wrote on 09/18/2007
All you need to make a movie is a boy and a bike.
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