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Winners Take All (1987)

PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Sport | February 1987 (USA)
The scene is a modern, 80's arena, where present day gladiators compete in the wild sports extravaganza of Supercross. Winners take all mixes the rivalry and camaraderie of two young men ... See full summary »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Rick Melon
Judy McCormick
Robert Krantz ...
'Bad' Billy Robinson
Cindy Wickes
Wally Briskin
Goose Trammel
Paul Hampton ...
Frank Bushing
Johnny Rivera
Bear Nolan
Isabel Grandin ...
Peggy Nolan
Broc Glover ...
Roger Hampton ...
Noon Orsatti ...


The scene is a modern, 80's arena, where present day gladiators compete in the wild sports extravaganza of Supercross. Winners take all mixes the rivalry and camaraderie of two young men with the thrill of spectacular riding and high stakes competition. Going beyond the drama and excitement of the racing scene. a cast of hot, talented newcomers of young love. No one can feel left out of the thrill of victory on the track and off. Written by markyoloup

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Motocross - the challenge of love, the thrill of competition, the ultimate confrontation between man and machine. See more »


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Release Date:

February 1987 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cross Riders - Teufelskerle auf heißen Maschinen  »

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In the beginning the announcer says the race is taking place at the L.A. Colosseum (which is an open air venue). The race begins in an enclosed arena with the roof clearing showing. See more »


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Pretty entertaining action and quite watchable...
3 August 2001 | by (Brighton, U.K.) – See all my reviews

I saw this film on video when it first came out and ended up watching it several times. I've been tring to get hold of a copy ever since to no avail. It's basically a motocross drama and centers around a team of riders trying to perfect their off-road skills to win a particular event. Interestingly enough it's a female rider teaching the guys which at the time seemed like a nice touch.

It's a litttle predictable in parts but there are some nicely shot motocross action and stunts. It actually got me into motocross at the time and I'm still doing it now.

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