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Hells Angels on Wheels (1967)

Approved | | Crime, Drama, Thriller | June 1967 (USA)
At first gas station attendant Poet is happy when the Hells Angels gang finally accepts him. But he's shocked when he learns just how brutal they are.

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Buddy
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Poet
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Shill
Jana Taylor ...
Abigale
Richard Anders ...
Bull
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Jocko
Mireille Machu ...
Pearl (as I.J. Jefferson)
James Oliver ...
Darrell 'Gypsy' Whitman
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Sgt. Bingham
Bruno VeSota ...
Episcopal Priest (as Bruno Vesota)
Bob Kelljan ...
Artist (as Robert Kelljan)
Kathryn Harrow ...
Lori
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(as Bud Cardos)
Tex Hall
Gary Littlejohn ...
Moley
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At first gas station attendant Poet is happy when the rockers gang "Hell's Angels" finally accepts him. But he's shocked when he learns how brutal they are - not even murder is a taboo to them. He gets himself in trouble when the leader's girlfriend falls in love with him - and he welcomes her approaches. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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The shattering true story of the Hell's Angels of Northern California! The violence...The hate...The way-out parties...Exactly as it happens! See more »

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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June 1967 (USA)  »

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A Pokol Angyalai újra száguldanak  »

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The real president of the Oakland chapter of the Hells Angels is seen in the beginning of the movie and other scenes. He was a consultant for the film. His name was Ralph Barger. Also known as Sonny. See more »

Goofs

Camera operator shadow visible when Poet tosses a Madcap into the toilet in the girl's bathroom during the bar fight. See more »

Quotes

Buddy: I tell you what to think and when to think!
Poet: Don't tell me anything man, I'm not a member of your private army.
Buddy: Well then Get out!
Poet: I don't need you, and I don't need your rules or your uniform man.
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Referenced in Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Study in Motion #1
Written by Chuck Sedacca and Stu Phillips
Sung by The Poor
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A Young Jack Nicholson
19 July 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Always like Jack Nicholson and some how missed this picture when he was very young and starting on a great career of acting. For some reason I did not feel like he fit very well in his role as a recruit of the California Hell's Angels. Jack gets roughed up and beaten by a bunch of swabbies in a carnival, who made the fight a Three Against One sort of battle. When his newly acquainted friends of the Hell's Angels find out, an all out war gets into progress. As you can expect, there are plenty of hot to trot sexual gals with the gang who seem to go from one guy to the next in order to please and make them comfortable, no one woman for each guy. However, there is an exception, a couple wants to make there love making official and practically drive their bikes right into a church near Las Vegas, Nevada. Just remember, this film was produced in 1967 and it was a big shocker in those DAYS !


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