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The Glory Stompers (1967)

Chino is the tough leader of a motorcycle gang who starts off a war when he abducts and mistreats the leader of the enemy biker gang, Darryl, and his girlfriend Chris. Things get violent when Darryl comes back for revenge.

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Chino
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Darryl
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Chris
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Smiley
Lindsay Crosby ...
Monk
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Mouth
Jim Reader ...
Paul
Sandra Bettin ...
Jo Ann (as Saundra Gayle)
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Magoo
Astrid Warner ...
Doreen
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Pony
Tony Acone
Al Quick
Ed Cook ...
(as Edward Cook)
Paul Prokop
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Chino is the tough leader of a motorcycle gang who starts off a war when he abducts and mistreats the leader of the enemy biker gang, Darryl, and his girlfriend Chris. Things get violent when Darryl comes back for revenge.

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It's the 'BLACK SOULS' vs. the 'STOMPERS' ...in the deadliest cycle-gang war ever waged! See more »

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Shot entirely on location. There are no interior shots in the film at all. See more »

Goofs

At 6:13, two Black Soul members ride with their feet on the handlebar going around a curve. The bikes remain straight vertical and keep the same distance, something that could not have happened going around the curve unless they were mounted on a trailer or shot in front of a backdrop. See more »

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Chino: The only way out for me and my people is to either snuff you out or to sell you. There's some high class Mexicans across the border. Now being good people, we decided to sell you to these high class Mexican friends of ours.
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Featured in Dusk to Dawn Drive-In Trash-o-Rama Show Vol. 1 (1996) See more »

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The Stomper And The Souls
Performed by Davie Allan And The Arrows (as The Arrows)
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Quickly paced biker trash fun
4 August 2007 | by (Worcester, MA) – See all my reviews

Its not as intelligent as "The Born Losers", its not as violent as "The Peace Killers", nor is it as just plain good as "The Wild Angels". However, "The Glory Stompers" is a fun if minor entry in the biker trend. Its a barrage through the catalog of clichés associated with the exploitation subgenre, and while its pretty exhausting by the end, it is for the most part a good amount of quickly paced and socially irredeemable fun.

Like any good biker film, this is far from an accurate presentation of the lifestyle. Even by the standards of the genre, the actors here are far too clean cut for the most part. The members of the Black Souls gang look like they'd be more in place in one of the era's Beach Party movies (which a good amount of them were). As the mamas of the Black Souls gang, Chris Noel and Astrid Warner are both far too good looking and polished to be taken seriously. The members of the Glory Stompers look more like bikers.

The highlight of this film however is definitely another over-the-top and entertaining performance from Dennis Hopper. His character inconsistencies go beyond being merely bipolar. He does what Hopper does best, playing an absolutely insane character with style. Just try to count how many times he says "Man". If you're a die-hard fan of biker films, give "The Glory Stompers" a run. (6/10)


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