Jack Casey used to be a hot-shot stock market whiz kid. After a disastrous professional decision, his life in the fast lane is over. He loses his nerve and joins a speed delivery firm which relies on bicycles to avoid traffic jams of San Francisco, is attracted to a fellow bicycler, Terri, and befriends Hector, a budding entrepreneur. Can Jack regain his nerve and his self-respect, and rebuild his life on a more sound basis? Written by
Winning is a feeling you never lose.
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Did You Know?
After two weeks of rehearsal, principal photography began on 3rd November 1984, in San Francisco, California with a good deal of the filming taking place also in Los Angeles in the same American state. Shooting locations in New York were integrated to comprise a non-specific urban setting for the film. See more
During the bike race Jack's bike toggles back and forth between a fixed gear bike and a typical single-speed freewheel bike. See more
Sometimes things don't happen the way you planned, sometimes you could end up lower than you started.
Performed by Roger Daltrey
Written by Giorgio Moroder
and Dean Pitchford
Produced by Giorgio Moroder
and Alan Shacklock
Courtesy of Atlantic Records & Virgin Records See more