Rad (1986) Poster



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Edited into 


Star Trek (1966) (TV Series)
When the department store man remarks "I didn't know I was running a race track for them funny looking bicycles" in response to Cru's riding a bicycle through the department store during his newspaper delivery rounds, then Cru replies after giving him a newspaper, "beam me up, Scotty."

Referenced in 

Tosh.0: Crying Giants Fan (2009) (TV Episode)
Tosh recreates a scene with Bill Allen reprising his role
Tosh.0: Trampled Cheerleader (2009) (TV Episode)
A still is shown
Tosh.0: Crystal Light Dancers (Reunion) (2010) (TV Episode)
Bill Allen appears as Cru and says that there won't be a sequel
American Dad!: Son of Stan (2010) (TV Episode)
BMX Race and the song Thunder In Your Heart by John Farnham is from the soundtrack for Rad
Tosh.0: Bed Intruder (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Coffee Town (2013)
BMX dance scene referenced
Turbo Kid (2015)
BMX influences, also song by "Thunder in Your Heart" by John Farnham is re-used.
The Goldbergs: The Dynamic Duo (2017) (TV Episode)
Barry plans on making a BMX movie titled 'RAD: The Barry Goldberg Story'.

Featured in 

Nostalgia Critic: Rad (2011) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Adjust Your Tracking (2013)
Video case and footage of this movie are shown.

Spoofed in 

Hot Rod (2007)
When he is going to do the big jump, his crew is all wearing red t-shirts that say Rod Racing. In RAD, his crew was wearing red shirts that said Rad Racing.

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