MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 62,694 this week

The Pace That Thrills (1952)

 |  Action, Drama  |  March 1952 (USA)
5.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.5/10 from 44 users  
Reviews: 5 user

Add a Plot

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 4543 titles
created 15 Jan 2013
 
a list of 148 titles
created 20 May 2013
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Pace That Thrills (1952)

The Pace That Thrills (1952) on IMDb 5.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Pace That Thrills.
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
Bill Williams ...
Richard L. 'Dusty' Weston
Carla Balenda ...
Eve Drake
Robert Armstrong ...
J.C. Barton
Frank McHugh ...
Rocket Anderson
Michael St. Angel ...
Chris Rhodes (as Steve Flagg)
Cleo Moore ...
Ruby
John Mitchum ...
Blackie Meyers (as John Mallory)
Diane Garrett ...
Opal
John Hamilton ...
Sour Puss
Claudia Drake ...
Pearl
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Action | Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

March 1952 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(RCA Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Chris Rhodes' room is the same set as occupied by Joseph Cotten in RKO's Walk Softly, Stranger (1950). See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Chills and spills in the fast paced world of motorcycle racing!
20 May 2001 | by (Winter Park, Florida) – See all my reviews

Howard Hughes' love of fast machines led to the production of this film, just one year after Marlon Brando starred in "The Wild One". Film centers around the rivalry of motorcycle racers, and the camaraderie of fellow employees of the Barton Motorcycle factory, who builds, and races motorcycles. "Daredevil" racing tactics (ride to win...at any cost!!) of Bill Williams character are questioned by female newspaper journalist who soon gets enlightened, and also does some enlightening of her own. A must see for early motorcycle fans as film is jam packed with vintage cycles! Also interesting to note: Howard Hughes penchant for having "busty" women in his films is made more than obvious in this film with cameras and women placed at strategic angles to fully accentuate the female bystanders shapes during crowd / spectator scenes in this film.


8 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Carla Balenda....what a beauty! akvintage
Discuss The Pace That Thrills (1952) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?