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Return of the Rebels (1981)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  17 October 1981 (USA)
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An aging motorcycle gang assemble for a 25-year reunion to help out former member Mary Beth, a widowed operator of a popular campground which is being threatened by a band of arrogant groupies.

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Mary Beth Allen
Don Murray ...
Sonny Morgan
Christopher Connelly ...
Jay Arnold Wayne
Michael Baseleon ...
Wild Bill Karp
Robert Mandan ...
Big Al Williams
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Mickey Fine
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K.C. Barnes
DeAnna Robbins ...
Amy Allen
Nora Gaye ...
Sally
Curt Ayers ...
Earl
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Tom Kindle ...
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Bob Basso ...
Garage Customer
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An aging motorcycle gang assemble for a 25-year reunion to help out former member Mary Beth, a widowed operator of a popular campground which is being threatened by a band of arrogant groupies.

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The old motorcycle gang regroups for action...25 years later.

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The Eagle Rock Rebels Ride Again  »

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Cheeze-ball Geezers Ride Again!
30 July 2005 | by (Washington, DC) – See all my reviews

Ugh. Just caught this flic on the telly. It's an utterly cheezy 70's-style film, set at a lake resort where aging men in mid-life crisis encounter California lake beach-bums for the purpose of rescuing Barbara Eden from an arrogant younger man (Patrick Swayzee) who's affections are not being reciprocated. Her geezer-biker-dude-wannabe arrives to rescue her. Ho hum. The music is kitchy, but the scenery is great - the film's only redeeming quality. A good retrospective peak back at 70's fashion faux pas. Bad overacting all over the place, especially from Jamie Farr. Was fun to see them all in their earlier days though. And Barbara in her later.


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